Comprehensive Childbirth Classes
Classes are designed to prepare you to understand what is happening throughout your labor and provide tools and techniques for support. Topics presented include:
Class 1: stages of labor, interventions, medicated pain management
Class 2: inductions, cesareans, postpartum recovery + expectations
Class 3: natural pain management + comfort measures in labor including what partners can do to help
Wednesday Comprehensive Childbirth Class: $150.00/couple
Saturday Comprehensive Childbirth Class: $95.00
Wednesdays, 6-8:30 pm Three 2.5-hour classes
- December 5, 12, 19, 2018
- January 2, 9, 16, 2019
- February 6, 13, 20, 2019
- March 6, 13, 20, 2019
- April 3, 10, 17, 2019
- May 1, 8, 15, 2019
- June 5, 12, 19, 2019
- July 3, 10, 17, 2019
- August 7, 14, 21, 2019
- September 4, 11, 18, 2019
- October 2, 9, 16, 2019
- November 6, 13, 20, 2019
- December 4, 11, 18, 2019
Instructor: Jami Yaeger, Owner AustinBorn
Jami has over 10 years of experience supporting families on the journey from conception through early parenting. AustinBorn provides modern support and education from conception to early parenting, providing birth and postpartum doula support, comprehensive classes, and inclusive community gatherings for growing families. Expecting parents will leave this class feeling confident and prepared for labor, birth, and their postpartum journeys.
Registration and payment can be made at http://www.austin-born.com/wpihclasses.
Instructor: Sadie Minkoff L.Ac., Owner Sage Acupuncture
Sadie is the director of Sage Acupuncture, Austin’s premier holistic clinic devoted to reproductive wellness. Sadie has been a reproductive acupuncturist for over 15 years and has been honored to serve as the Vice President of the American Board of Reproductive Oriental Medicine (ABORM). Sage Acupuncture is delighted to offer guidance to women and couples to experience the most comfortable, positive, and joyous birth possible.
For questions please contact Sadie@ReproductiveAcupuncture.com or call 512.968.2605.
Saturdays, 9:00am-4pm One 6 hour class
Instructor: Jillian Silva
I have been a certified childbirth educator since 1995, and have taught at the YWCA, privately, and at various hospitals. My certification is with ICEA, an International Childbirth Education Association that supports educators and other health care providers who believe in freedom to make decisions based on knowledge of alternatives in family-centered maternity and newborn care. I have four children all taller than me, a wonderful husband who’s passion is hot rods and a beautiful American bulldog named Floyd.
- Registration and payment can be made online for this class; www.austinchildbirth.com
- Please contact Jillian Silva with any questions 512-859-3905