Prepared Childbirth Classes Weekly

This is a 12 hour comprehensive class, which will help expectant parents through the stages of late pregnancy, labor, birth, and postpartum.Instructors discuss signs of labor, when to come to the hospital or birthing center, role of the support person and comfort measures such as breathing, relaxation, positions, massage, visualization, hydrotherapy, and anesthesia and analgesia. In addition, birth plans, what to expect if medical interventions are necessary, including induction of labor and cesarean delivery will be discussed. Other topics will be postpartum changes and a presentation on the newborn after delivery. A tour of the maternity unit is included. This is always a complete 12 hour childbirth class giving you the opportunity learn about labor and birth, discuss choices and concerns and meet others sharing this special time. Cost of class is for the expectant mom and her partner or labor support person. For more information or to register by phone, please call the Childbirth Education Department at 617-243-6649.

Registration fee: $185
Class Date: Location: Instructor(s):  
5 sessions
Thu.,Feb 12:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu.,Feb 19:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu.,Feb 26:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu.,Mar 5:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu.,Mar 12:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
NWH - Allen Riddle Bldg - CBE Classroom
Nancy G Please call us at 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 for more information
4 sessions
Sun.,Mar 8:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sun.,Mar 15:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sun.,Mar 22:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sun.,Mar 29:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Mitsou M Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
5 sessions
Wed.,Mar 18:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Mar 25:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Apr 1:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Apr 8:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Apr 15:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Maria S Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
4 sessions
Sun.,Apr 12:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sun.,Apr 19:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sun.,Apr 26:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sun.,May 3:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Mitsou M Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
4 sessions
Tue.,Apr 28:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,May 5:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,May 12:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,May 19:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Maria S Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
5 sessions
Wed.,May 13:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,May 20:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,May 27:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Jun 3:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Jun 10:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Maria S Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
4 sessions
Sun.,May 31:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sun.,Jun 7:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sun.,Jun 14:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sun.,Jun 21:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Mitsou M Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register

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