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    Childbirth Preparation - 2 Weeknights

    This two session weeknight class is intended for expectant mothers and their chosen labor support person. Ideally the class should be completed 4-6 weeks prior to their due date. Certified Childbirth Educators or Labor and Delivery Nurses cover stages of labor, hospital procedures, medications, cesareans, birthing options and postpartum recovery using video, lecture and group discussion. Couples will also engage in active practice of comfort techniques such as breathing, positioning and touch. A guided tour of the Family Birth Unit is included in this class. A guided tour of the Family Birth Unit is included in this class.

    If your preferred class is currently full, please call the Palo Alto Education Department at 650-853-2960 to be added to the waitlist.

    *** Please note all nursing students should contact the nursing education department 650-696-3556 to make arrangements to observe a class. Please do not register. There are some documents required.

     

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    6:00 PM to 9:00 PM | Burlingame
    6:00 PM to 9:00 PM | Burlingame
    6:00 PM to 9:00 PM | Burlingame
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