Private Childbirth Classes
Open to all couples, families and mothers. At your own pace, in your own home or private setting. Customize to suite your level of knowledge about birth and babies. A safe place to ask questions, explore options and envision the birth you desire. Contact me directly to set up dates and times that fit your schedule.
Ongoing Group Classes available please inquire about dates and location.
All classes are located in Weed or Mt.Shasta, CA
3 Part Series with Bonus Breastfeeding Class
All Birth Class attendees have access to a collection of reference books that is part of a lending library for families & discounts on birth related services including Placenta Encapsulation.
Part 1 & 2
Part one and two of the birth class series provides basic information on the prenatal period including nutrition, exercise and prenatal bonding techniques. We will review labor and birth, practice birth positions for optimal pelvic positioning and explore our birthing styles through art ,writing and relaxation techniques.It will involve visualization, hands on comfort techniques, art and fear clearing to assist in communication and creating a safe space for the mother to birth in an empowering way.
Part three of the birth series we explore our birthing options, the benefits of labor support. hospital and home birth, procedures, the birth plan and how to make informed choices. This part of the series will also review postpartum healing, and basic newborn care.
We will do hands on breastfeeding positions, swaddling, diapering and burping.
Bonus Breastfeeding Basics
This bonus class will teach breastfeeding basics, hands on breastfeeding positions, and the opportunity to speak with a local Lactation consultant. We will close the series with a DIY product of choice and a sister circle.