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
Tue.,Sep 10:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,Sep 17:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,Sep 24:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,Oct 1:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,Oct 8:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
NWH - Allen Riddle Bldg - CBE Classroom
Amanda S Please call us at 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 for more information
4 sessions
Sun.,Aug 21:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sun.,Aug 28:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sun.,Sep 11:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sun.,Sep 18:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #1
Mitsou M Please call us at 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 for more information
Class will not be held on Sept 4th.
4 sessions
Wed.,Sep 14:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Sep 21:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Sep 28:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Oct 5:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Maria S Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
4 sessions
Thu.,Oct 13:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu.,Oct 20:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu.,Oct 27:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu.,Nov 3:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Maria S Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
4 sessions
Sun.,Oct 30:2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Sun.,Nov 6:2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Sun.,Nov 13:2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Sun.,Nov 20:2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Mitsou M Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
4 sessions
Tue.,Nov 22:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,Nov 29:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,Dec 6:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tue.,Dec 13:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Maria S Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register
4 sessions
Wed.,Dec 21:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Dec 28:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Jan 4:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed.,Jan 11:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NWH,2nd Flr, Conference Center - Room #4/5
Maria S Call 617-243-6649 or 617-243-6221 to register

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