Kris Bailey’s Comprehensive Childbirth Preparation is a deep dive for parents who want to feel Safe, Secure and Confident in Birth. Over 4 weeks parents join virtually for an honest and thorough exploration of the childbirth process. This course provides essential, research-based, practical information to help soon-to-be parents prepare for labor, delivery and the first days with a newborn.
February 4th 2021
“Feel Safe, Feel Secure,Feel Confident in Birth “ '
Your Instructor, Kris, is a trusted and professional birth worker, mom of 2, Certified Circle of Security Parent Coach, Lactation Counselor and Childcare professional. For the past 6 years, Kris has been providing professional birth doula services with a holistic approach. Her goal as a childbirth educator is to demystify the labor process, build confidence and trust toward the laboring body and birth team.
Get Ready for Birth and Baby through interactive and down to earth discussion.
You will leave feeling confident and equipped with practical information on stages of labor; natural and medicated pain management techniques for each, epidurals, practical tips for partners toward optimal labor and parenting support, self-advocacy strategies for avoiding unnecessary interventions, postpartum wellness, breastfeeding & newborn care.
Childbirth Education Class Details
Classes meet on zoom; appropriate for families giving birth in any birth setting -- hospital, birthing center, or at home. This may be your first time preparing for childbirth or welcoming a new addition - you’re going to find classes highly informative and digestible.
The class prepares expectant parents for non-medicated and medicated birth, and covers both natural pain management and commonly used pain medications, interventions, complications and cesarean birth. Each class includes components of relaxation and labor support skills and practices to work with -and through- the rhythm of labor.
Expectant parent students will learn to trust their intuition toward a healthy birth in class, also be well-equipped to make informed choices and to have appropriate expectations regarding the spectrum of possible scenarios in labor and birth.
An informed birth is a good birth. Parents will be provided with enough resources to make informed choices about their care. They manage all possible scenarios in labor, birth and beyond.
Families welcoming new life deserve to be cared for and held.
Our 4-week childbirth education class will cover topics including but not limited to:
A support person or partner is recommended but not mandatory.
We guarantee that you will leave our classes ready for your birth and baby.
NB: All Childbirth Preparation series classes are on Thursday evenings.
**Note: All classes will be held virtually!
Thorough and practical information on stages of labor and strategies for each, intuitive & natural pain management techniques, epidurals, practical tips for partners toward optimal labor and parenting support, self-advocacy strategies for avoiding unnecessary interventions, postpartum wellness, breastfeeding & newborn care.