Childbirth Prep - Private Classes
Get informed about the best birthing options for you.
- 1 hr1 hour
- 199 Canadian dollars$199
- Online with Zoom
This prenatal childbirth prep course will prioritize choice, while informing expectant parents about the stages, supports and interventions of labour and birth. Learn about the ways you can prepare your mind and body for childbirth during, or even before pregnancy. 4 Live Sessions, 1 hour each. The date you select on the booking software is the first session. All other sessions will be at the same day and time, one week apart. Sessions are recorded so the information is available to you for as long as you'd like it. Session 1: We will cover the typical stages of labour and birth. This includes recognizing the signs of labour and timing contractions. Session 2: We will look at pain management with both medical and non medical care. This includes the risks and rewards of various strategies and procedures. We will discuss informed consent and the birther's right to decide. Session 3: Participants will discuss labour support and being a helper. This includes information for both birthers and their partners. Session 4: After the birth and breastfeeding. This includes tips for partners wanting to help with supported breastfeeding. Sliding Scale $99 to $199 About the instructor: Carly completed a DONA birth doula training at Mothering Touch in Victoria, BC. She has given birth twice with a BC Registered midwife team. Carly believes that birth is a sacred event and should be a powerful experience for all birthers regardless of their needs and preferences.
If you can't attend your scheduled meeting, I'll send you a refund (minus the PayPal fees) up to a week in advance of the start date. If you decide to cancel at less than a weeks notice the refund is 50%. For multi-session groups I don't refund for missed meetings once the group has started. Private sessions may be rescheduled for free with 48 hours notice or at the discretion of the instructor. Inappropriate conduct or use of services may result in termination of services without refund. By joining this learning community, participants agree to behave respectfully towards other learners and their families. Any acts of racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, ableism, or other forms of bigotry will result in immediate removal from services without refund.