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Childbirth Education

Our certified childbirth educators will help prepare you for labor, birth, and early parenthood.  Class topics include:

  • Comfort measures for labor and birth
  • Lamaze breathing techniques
  • Relaxation methods
  • Breathing, relaxation, and positioning
  • Cesarean birth
  • Video presentations
  • Postpartum care
  • Guided tour of the Birth & Women’s Center

A childbirth educator will also help prepare you for the care of your newborn.  Class topics include:

  • What to expect during baby’s first hours of life
  • Basic newborn care (bathing, diapering, soothing)
  • Preparing to bring your newborn home
  • Newborn safety
  • SOS’s or Signs of Overstimulation
  • Establishing a bedtime routine
  • Calming a crying baby
  • Healthy eating patterns

It is recommended to complete this class 4 weeks before your due date. 


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Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan
1823 College Ave
Contact phone: 
(785) 587-4264