Labor & Delivery Prep

Education, conversation and hands-on demonstration for childbirth

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Course Overview

Co-taught by a Family Nurse Practitioner and Registered Labor & Delivery Nurse / Doula. Both instructors are also Certified Lactation Consultants.

Topics Include:

  • Pregnancy discomforts and remedies
  • Anatomy and physiology of pregnancy
  • Routine testing done in pregnancy by your doctor or midwife
  • Preparing for labor and knowing when to call your doctor
  • Contraction patterns and breathing techniques
  • Natural childbirth
  • Pain management options during labor
  • Vaginal deliveries and cesarean sections
  • Recovering after delivery

This class also provides hands-on demonstrations of ways your partner can support you.

Review our complete curriculum listed below for a full list of topics.

Course Curriculum


  Welcome to Labor & Delivery Prep
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  Signs of Labor
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  Understanding the Stages of Labor
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  Strategies to Manage Labor
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  Postpartum Recovery
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This course is closed for enrollment.