Jul
8
9:00 AM09:00

Childbirth Education Essentials

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A one-day, group class for you and your partner to prepare yourselves for birth: Understand the labour process, fill your toolbox, and find your calm and confidence as you prepare for the big day. Email inbloombirths@gmail.com to register. *Spaces can fill quickly for this class, early registration is recommended!

 

Event Location: The House of Now, 536, 5th St. Courtenay

Cost: $150 per couple 

Description:

Join us for a one-day, 8.5 hour childbirth class that covers the essentials all families need to prepare for labour. 

This is a comprehensive curriculum that covers the anatomy and physiology of birth, stages of labour, medications and interventions, the hours immediately following birth, and so much more. 

You’ll find that this class is engaging, interactive, and thorough, leaving both you and your partner confident and prepared: gaining a greater understanding of the birth process, practicing strategies and techniques for comfort and coping during labour, and uncovering and demystifying fears and concerns leading up to your big day. 

Fee for the class is $150, and includes the expectant mother + one support person, muffins+fruit+coffee, lunch, and a course manual to take home. 

*Max of 6 couples; space is limited, register early to ensure your spot!*

About the Instructor:

Andrea Postal is a Certified Birth Doula and Childbirth Educator with a passion for supporting families on their personal and unique birth journey. After welcoming her own beautiful babies into the world, birth work was a natural extension of the reverence and passion she’s always had for birth, women, families, and the sacred passage into parenthood. Andrea trained and certified with DONA International as a Birth Doula in 2014, and Certified as a Childbirth Educator in early 2017. In addition to attending births and teaching classes, Andrea facilitates a community postpartum group, offers in-home postpartum support, and provides professional placenta encapsulation through her business, In Bloom Births.

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Mar
25
9:00 AM09:00

Childbirth Education Essentials

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This one-day, 8 hour childbirth class covers the essentials you need to prepare for labour, no matter the path your birth takes! 

Our comprehensive curriculum covers the anatomy and physiology of birth, stages of labour, medications and interventions, the hours immediately following birth, and more. 
An interactive and hands on class will leave parents feeling confident going into their birth, and prepared after practicing strategies and techniques for comfort and coping during labour.

Fee for the class is $150, and includes the expectant mother + one support person, muffins, fruit and coffee in the morning, lunch, and a course manual to take home. 

Space is limited, register early to ensure your spot! 

 

 

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Feb
3
9:00 AM09:00

Childbirth Education Essentials

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This one-day, 8 hour childbirth class covers the essentials you need to prepare for labour, no matter the path your birth takes! 

Our comprehensive curriculum covers the anatomy and physiology of birth, stages of labour, medications and interventions, the hours immediately following birth, and more. This interactive and hands on class will leave parents feeling confident going into their birth, and prepared after practicing strategies and techniques for comfort and coping during labour.

Fee for the class is $150, and includes the expectant mother + one support person, pastries and coffee in the morning, lunch, and a course manual to take home. Class will be held at 17-5th St, Courtenay, at the Bellaphoto Studio. 

*Space is limited, register early to ensure your spot!*

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Nov
18
9:00 AM09:00

One-Day Childbirth Prep

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This full day Childbirth Preparation Class covers the essentials for you and your partner to feel prepared (perhaps even excited?) for your big day. Regardless of your plans for your birth, this class is for all couples and all birth plans. 

Topics Include:

  • Birth Planning
  • Medical and Non-medical Comfort Measures for Labour
  • Physiology of Childbirth, Stages of Labour
  • Newborn Procedures + the Golden Hour
  • Breastfeeding, and more. 

Your full day class includes a light breakfast (pastries + Starbucks coffee + fruit), lunch, a course manual, and practical and hands-on learning to equip you with the tools that will leave you feeling confident going in to your birth!

Registration is limited; sign up early to avoid disappointment.

For more information or to register, email Andrea at: inbloombirths@gmail.com

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