Midwife-Led Pre-Birth Courses

 

Preparing Yourself for Labour and Birth

My Pre- Birth Courses run over three weeks and each session will be two hours long. Classes are fun and friendly whilst extremely informative at the same time.

I will teach you and your partner everything you need to know to help you to have the birth of your choice and prepare for your baby. I have a wealth of experience to share with you.

 

For many couples these days, this will be your first experience of pregnancy, labour and / or birth. I am here to help guide and support you through what can be a very overwhelming time in your lives.......especially right now. I will give you simple, yet practical advice and information which will enable you to make the right choices for you, your partner and your baby.

My Pre Birth Classes cost £200 per couple.

 

Topics that will be covered include:-

The signs of labour and when to go to hospital

The three stages of labour

Pain relief in labour - entonox / pethidine / epidural and well as natural methods.

Positions for labour and how to cope with early labour at home

Waterbirth and the use of water in labour

The role of your birth partner

The first hour following birth

How breast feeding really works

 

Expressing and storing your breast milk

How to make a bottle feed

Sterilizing and storing milk

 

Establishing a routine with your baby

Bathing your baby

Top and Tailing your baby

Changing your baby's nappy and what to expect in it!

Caring for your baby's cord and "belly button"

Caring for yourself postnatally

 

Adapting to your new roles as mum and dad

 

And much, much more........

 

2022 Course Dates are as follow

Monday 8th / 15th / 22nd  August

Monday 29th August / 5th / 12th September

Monday 10th / 17th / 24th  October

Monday 7th / 14th / 21st November

Monday 6th / 12th / 19th December

Courses will be running on a Monday evening from 7pm - 9pm in Sutton Coldfield and will require 2 couples to go ahead and a maximum of 8 couples attending each course.Payment will secure your place. This will be on a "first come, first served basis"

 

I look forwards to seeing you in class and please stay safe

Full payment is required to reserve your place.........please book early to avoid disappointment!

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