Health Education

Belly to Birth: Your Childbirth Journey-4 week night class (Providence)

Ascension Providence A comprehensive childbirth preparation class



Breastfeeding Success is pleased to announce that From Belly to Birth: The Childbirth Journey will be held online as a live virtual class. We meet Mondays from 7-9:30pm. This class will allow you and your birth partner to meet other families and to get your questions addressed in real time. Participants will be emailed a Google Meet link prior to their scheduled class.

The fee to attend is $150 per family. Breastfeeding Success offers financial assistance if your insurance carrier does not cover the cost of the class and you have documented need. Please call 512-808-0237 with any questions or for help with scheduling. We look forward to seeing you in class!

PLEASE NOTE: Your insurance may cover the cost of this class. Use coupon code USEINSURANCE if you have Aetna, United, Blue Cross Blue Shield, HealthSmart or HEB Blue Cross Blue Shield, or ARC Employee Health Plan

From Belly to Birth is a 10 hour course that prepares families for the childbirth journey.

In this class we will cover:

  • Physiology, anatomy, and the stages of labor.
  • When to go to the hospital and what to bring with you.
  • Coping strategies to minimize pain and discomfort and stress including movement and position options, breathing techniques, relaxation methods, and mindfulness.
  • Birth options, complications, and decision making.
  • Medical pain coping and available interventions and procedures.
  • What to expect at the hospital.
  • Induction
  • Cesarean Birth
  • Postpartum Recovery

and more.....

You will find out how to prepare your physical and emotional bodies for your birth. You may also uncover some unknown questions and some inner wisdom. Childbirth is a rite of passage and a time of discovery.

Other Dates and Times

WhenDate Time Registration
January 9, 2023
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
February 6, 2023
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
March 6, 2023
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

If registration cannot be finalized on your cell phone please use your desktop or laptop.

You will receive an email confirmation upon your online enrollment. If you need to cancel your class, we request that you notify us as soon as possible so that others who are on the waiting list might have an opportunity to attend the class.  We cannot refund unless the cancellation is made at least 3 business days prior to the start of the class.  The classes rarely cancel but we reserve the right to cancel if there is not adequate enrollment.  In this event, an attempt will be made to place you in another class, or you will receive a refund.

For further information call: 512-808-0237. Our staff will return calls as soon as possible.