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Childbirth Preparation (3-session class)

(Formerly called Make Way for Baby). This prepared childbirth course provides evidence based information on the process of labor and delivery to increase your confidence and lessen anxiety about the birthing process. Additional topics include: the role of the partner, medical interventions, medications, cesarean birth and labor coping techniques (breathing, relaxation, positioning, massage etc). Instructors are registered nurses who are certified childbirth educators. Lecture, discussion, videos and hands on practice are included. Please call us at 301-754-8800 to find out dates for all sessions. Some classes finish in one week and some go over 2 or 3 weekends. Lunch or brunch is provided on weekend days. The participant may bring one additional support person to class at no additional charge. Dress comfortably. Bring 2 pillows and a blanket or mat to each class. Refund and Rescheduling Policy * Full refunds will be given if a class is canceled 72 hours or more before the start date, for medical excuses with a doctor's note, if a class is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, or if the class is full when we receive your registration. * If you cancel with less than 72 hours' notice, you will be given a refund minus a 10 percent processing fee. * If you cancel after the class has started, no refund will be given. * Rescheduling can be done at no additional cost 72 hours or more prior to the start date of the class. * Rescheduling after a class has started will require paying the full class fee.

Facility Date Time Fee Registration
Holy Cross Professional & Comm Ed Ctr 4/27/2014 9:30 AM-1:30 PM $125.00
Holy Cross Professional & Comm Ed Ctr 5/6/2014 6:30 PM-9:30 PM $125.00 FULL
Holy Cross Resource Center 5/11/2014 9:30 AM-1:30 PM $125.00
Holy Cross Professional & Comm Ed Ctr 6/17/2014 6:30 PM-9:30 PM $125.00
Holy Cross Professional & Comm Ed Ctr 6/22/2014 9:30 AM-1:30 PM $125.00

If you are interested in this class/event, you may also be interested in:

Family Planning
Maternity Exercise
Support Programs