Understanding Birth

Childbirth Classes

6:00 PM -  8:00 PM

Event Details

Expecting? Congratulations! Attend our comprehensive childbirth series.

Classes will take place Monday evenings from 6-8 p.m. on the following dates:

Monday, November 18, 25, December 2, 9, 16

Topics will include:

• Pregnancy overview, Lamaze principles, & tour of the Birth Center

• Physical & Emotional changes in Labor

• Comfort Techniques for Labor

• Medical Procedures and Cesarean Birth

• Newborn Procedures & appearance, bathing, and safety

• Recovery & the postpartum period

New moms are encouraged to reserve their spot in a class when they are 20-28 weeks (you may find that taking the class sometime in your last trimester is most helpful, but can take at whatever time suits your schedule). Your support person is welcome and encouraged to attend with you. Cost is $60 (please bring payment to class, cash or check). Waivers available.

Registration is required for all Childbirth Education Classes. For more information, please call the Benefis Childbirth Education Coordinator at 455-5553.