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Childbirth Essentials Series

  • Categories: Maternity, Parenting/Birthing Class

About This Event

  • Event Type:Parenting/Birthing Classes
  • Max Capacity:8
Details:

This 4-week series is a virtual zoom class that gives parents an in-depth look at the valuable tools and evidence-based information to prepare for your birth. This series is a great way to connect with other parents.

Please see below for the series dates for each class. Please use the registration form to sign up for the first date of the series you wish to attend. Your payment gives you access to each of the four classes in that particular series.

  • July 20, 22, 27, 29
  • August 3, 5, 10, 12
  • September 7, 14, 21, 28 - In Person
  • October 5, 12, 19, 26 - In Person
  • November 9, 11, 16, 17 - *Nov. 9th is Virtual via Zoom. In Person is 11,16,& 17
  • December 7, 9 14, 15 - in Person

Instructor: Sutay Berman RN, Doula, Childbirth Educator, IBCLC intern. Our instructor is a specially-trained registered nurse and doula, who will cover the normal physical and emotional experiences of late-stage pregnancy, labor and birth including:

  • Natural options for coping with labor discomfort, including anesthesia and epidurals
  • Possible medical interventions, including cesarean birth
  • Tips for caring for yourself and your newborn at home or the "fourth trimester"
  • Labor coping techniques
  • Cost of class includes a support person

This is an In-Person Class and is held at BCH Foothills Hospital in the 1st floor Leo Hill Conference Rooms.  All adults, regardless of vaccination status will need to be masked, and non-household groups need to be spaced at least 6 feet. Symptom screening and temperature checks will occur and we encourage anyone coming for an in-person group or class to get vaccinated. Appointments are available at the vaccine clinic on the 2nd floor of Della Cava Medical Pavilion (across from BCH Foothills Hospital).

Cancellations: If you cancel your registration prior to 5 business days before class begins, your registration fee will be refunded or transferred to another class. No refunds or transfers will be given after this time

In the event of bad weather-such as a snowstorm-an email will be sent out notifying you regarding the cancellation. 

There are rare instances we may have to cancel a class due to low enrollment. A full refund will be given is we must cancel your class or you will be transferred into the next class. 

For questions or to reschedule email parentresources@bch.org or call 303-415-7244 

Event Coordinator
Registration
  • Price: $100.00
  • Registration Instructions: Online Registration

Important Information

Boulder Community Health is following current guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that call for patients and visitors to continue wearing masks at Foothills Hospital and all BCH patient-care facilities.

People 12 and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. For updated Vaccine Clinic hours and general vaccine info, please visit our vaccine page.