Childbirth Prep (condensed version) is a free, one-time Saturday prenatal
education class designed to help take the mystery out of the birth process,
to alleviate fear and the help expectant parents prepare for this memorable
event. If you've already had a birthing experience or want a one-day
intense course, this class is for you. The class is for women in their
sixth or seventh month of pregnancy and their husbands or birth coaches.
Mothers-to-be should come dressed in comfortable slacks.
The class includes lectures and demonstrations on the following subjects:
- Breathing and relaxation techniques
- Lectures by a childbirth educator
- Opportunities to ask questions about labor and delivery
An extensive tour of the Obstetrics Unit is provided. Registration is required.
*Class includes time for 30-minute lunch break. Hot meals available for
purchase in cafeteria or bring your own.