Are you expecting? Are you a Christian and searching for a childbirth class that acknowledges God as the creator of life and the designer of labor? Are you searching for a childbirth class to inform you of all the options available to you during labor and birth?
Alpha, Christ Centered Childbirth Preparation, is for you and your birth partner. Learn faith based techniques to reduce pain, decrease anxiety, and increase a positive birthing experience. Learn how to use scripture to decrease fear and become more confident. Comprehensive childbirth class teaches you what to expect in a hospital, understanding interventions and the benefits and risks of each one, labor and delivery terminology, how to stay low risk, relaxation techniques, the mechanics of labor, how to become your own advocate, how to write a birth plan, how your partner can best support you, breastfeeding basics, and newborn care. Includes curriculum book, a short pregnancy devotional book, and an audio CD with music and spoken words to use for relaxation during pregnancy and birth. Small group setting with one on one time w/ instructor available.
Taught by DONA Certified Doulas, Gaylea McDougal, BSN, CD(DONA) mcdoula.com, and Annie Reeder, BS, CD(DONA), anniereeder.com. Email me through my contact form, or call me for more information and for a registration form.
4 week series beginning May 3, 6-8:30 pm
Classes held at North Children’s Clinic: 130 Imperial Blvd. Hendersonville, TN 37075.