Health Education

Childbirth Education Preparing for Birth Series

Gaining evidenced based knowledge of the labor/birth process is not only comforting, but empowers you to have your best birth experience. 

Cost

  • $55 Per couple fee
  • $27.50 Ascension Employee
  • Free DeMarillac Patient

Registration

This three-part class will prepare you for the birth of your baby by exploring the stages of labor and birth, coping techniques, relaxation skills, and medical interventions such as induction of labor, epidurals, and cesarean birth. Time is spent on discussion, videos, and practicing labor coping mechanisms. This class is designed for the mother to be and one labor support person. We meet 3 consecutive Monday’s of each month. A tour of the Lourdes WCS Birthing Center is included in this class. 

Other Dates and Times

WhenDate Time Registration
Monday
October 14, 2019
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Monday
November 4, 2019
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Monday
December 2, 2019
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Monday
January 6, 2020
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Please bring any snacks or drinks wanted during class and wear comfortable clothing .  Class attendance is recommended for anytime during the third trimester or anytime after 6 months of pregnancy.