GROUP CLASSES

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Breastfeeding Preparation:  Practice and planning eases the transition from birth to breast!  This preparation focuses on the actions that mothers can initiate prior to birth, and skills to assist with initial latching and successful breastfeeding.  Support partners are highly encouraged to attend to acquire insight for caring for the breastfeeding couplet.  $45


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Parenting Preparation:   The first six weeks after birth are a blend of miraculous experience, supreme exhaustion, and big learning curve. This preparation helps to lay the foundation for ease of transition to family life, tips for assisting the nocturnal baby to align to the flow of daily family life, discussions about parenting styles, and baby soothing strategies.     $45


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Breastfeeding Mothers and Babies Review:  This class reviews and assists with breastfeeding basics, now that baby has arrived.  This is a supportive setting for mothers to come together for reassurance and review of skills for breastfeeding your own baby!  For mothers and babies 8 weeks and under.  $45   


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Birth Refresher/Birth Express:  Midwifery Clients looking for an approved refresher class or families looking for a focusedweekend childbirth preparation class.  Evidenced based information with a focus on labor support and comfort measures. $200


Meet Birthjourneys Doulas:  Trained and nurtured by Jacqueline, these Birth Doulas also serve as Volunteer Doulas in the Sentara Princess Anne Hospital Based Doula Program, and are trained to support with diversity, compassion, grace, and experience.  Spend time learning about private care with these doulas, doula care in general, and other available resources.  Refreshments provided. 
NO CHARGE but Please Register: 11:30-12:30P | April 9; May 19; June 2 

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Comfort Measures Workshop:  Labor Skills Practice:  Active Birth/Centering Relaxation skills  $45


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Preconception Planning:  Pivotal decisions are made in early pregnancy, Take this time to consider how to make the wisest choices for your personal preferences.  Through discussion, learn options for birth settings, support, and educational resources.   Take the first steps as participators in your health care team!  $45 


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Grandparent’s Preparation: So much has changed since your babies:  Car Seats, Solid Food, Back to Sleep, Vaccinations!  Learn what your children are learning about caring for a new baby and how best to be supportive! $45


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Sibling Preparation:  Help your children prepare for this family transition.  Kid oriented information, fun activities, a celebration focus for the New Brother or Sister!  $45


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Father’s Preparation:  Instruction, wisdom, review for birth and early parenting in a man setting.  $45


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Breastfeeding for Birth Workers: Breastfeeding education for those working in a helping profession