CHILDBIRTH, BREASTFEEDING, & INFANT SKILLS!
Class is a judgment free zone-- all family types and all birth plans are welcome! The classes are appropriate whether you're planning a hospital, birth center, or home birth; natural or medicated; vaginal or cesarean delivery.
This full-scope class series will help prepare you for labor & birth, taking care of your newborn safely, and getting a great start to breastfeeding!
Sign up individually or for all three classes!
Childbirth Education (2 Days)- 6 hours of class content covering 3rd trimester pregnancy, labor and birth, warning signs, comfort measures & relaxation, medications, cesarean birth basics, and postpartum expectations. This class is very interactive and includes lots of practice for you and your labor support person!
Breastfeeding (1 Day)- 3 hours of class content to help you prepare for breastfeeding. Covers breastfeeding basics, positioning, holds, latching, and problem solving. It includes feeding while in the hospital and reaching your goals once you are home.
Infant Skills (1 Day)- 3 hours of class content to prepare you for taking care of your baby. This section includes what to expect following the birth of your baby through the first month. Sleep expectations and safety recommendations are reviewed. Includes opportunities to learn and practice new infant skills.
Faith Lutheran Church- Conference Room, 3313 Arlington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201.
One partner/labor support person is included in each registration at no additional fee, though a partner is not required.
Park in the parking lot behind the church (there is a house in between the church and the parking lot). Walk towards the church and turn right to walk up the ramp. Enter the door at the top of the ramp and the conference room will be inside on your left.
If you have any questions before registering or if you would like a private class in your home, please e-mail
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