Classes

Online Classes Now Available

Childbirth Education, Breastfeeding & Bringing Home Baby Classes now available online to accomodate COVID19 regulations. Click Register Now to schedule or Contact me at 630-233-4739 for questions..

$50 Childbirth Education; $50- Bringing Home Baby , $40 Breastfeeding

Childbirth Education

This 7.5 hr class prepares new parents for the labor and birthing process. Topics include physical changes in the 3rd trimester, signs of labor, stages and phases of labor, relaxation and breathing techniques, a BASIC introduction to some labor comfort techniques and pain relief options.

$150
Comfort Measures in Labor

This interactive 2 hr class includes instruction and hands-on practice for managing labor. Topics include: massage, breathing, labor positions, birth ball, hot & cold packs and rebozo. Childbirth education class is required as a prerequisite for first time parents but is a great refresher course for returning parents.

$40
Bringing Home Baby

This 3 hr class prepares new parents for life with a baby. Topics include characteristics of the newborn, expected hospital procedures, diapering, swaddling, feeding, bathing and more. Car seat safety and basics of infant CPR will also be discussed (although please note this is NOT a CPR certification class). This class is best taken BEFORE delivery.

$75
Breastfeeding Basics

This 3 hr class prepares the expectant mom planning to breastfeed. Basics of breastfeeding including process, proper latch on, positions, breast care and more will be discussed.

$50
Balanced Baby Massage

This 2 week class is designed for parents and caregivers of babies from birth to 12 months. In this class, you will learn basic massage strokes for babies, calming techniques and some basic information on child development.

$75
Tranquil Toddler

This 4 week play class is designed to teach you the physical and emotional benefits of massage for your active toddlers at home. We will teach you massage & relaxation techniques using fun games, stories, songs and activities that reinforce important language, cognitive and social-emotional skills.

$125
New Parent Marathon

This weekend class combines a condensed version of the Childbirth Education with the Breastfeeding and Baby care classes for the parents whose schedule cannot accommodate the full classes. Basic information is provided for childbirth education (full class is recommended for the best preparation).

$200

In-Home Classes

Childbirth Education

This 4 hr class is a condensed version of the group class “Childbirth Education” and is offered in your home. Includes all handouts, videos and basic instruction of labor comfort measures, breathing patterns, relaxation and massage techniques.

$250
Comfort Measures

This 2 hr class is a condensed version of the group class “Comfort Measures in Labor” and is offered in your home. Learn (or review) comfort measures used in labor, labor positions, breathing, relaxation and massage techniques to help you as you progress through the stages of labor. Childbirth education class is required as a prerequisite for first time parents.

$150
Bringing Home Baby

This 2 hr class is a condensed version of the group class “Bringing Home Baby” and is offered in your home. Topics include characteristics of the newborn, expected hospital procedures, diapering, swaddling, feeding, bathing and more. Car seat safety and basics of infant CPR will also be discussed (although please note this is NOT a CPR certification class). This class is best taken BEFORE delivery.

$100
Breastfeeding Basics

This 2 hr class is a condensed version of the group class “Breastfeeding Basics” and is offered in your home. Basics of breastfeeding including process, proper latch on, positions, breast care and more will be discussed.

$100
In home Classes

Sometimes your pregnancy story includes bedrest and your inability to attend a preparation class. If this is your story, contact us about the possibility of scheduling a class in the comfort of your own home. We will bring a modified version of the Childbirth Preparation, Breastfeeding and Bringing Home Baby classes to you. Cost includes all materials + local travel.

$250
Additional Classes

Special classes in Tummy Time Method, Infant CPR, Breastfeeding Workshops and more available on a rotating basis. Watch the calendar or follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the next scheduled classes.

Once Upon A Lullaby

Once Upon A Lullaby