This two-week course teaches childbirth preparation basics. Couples learn effective ways to reduce stress and increase comfort during labor. Topics include breathing, relaxation and the role of the labor support person. Medications, hospital procedures and cesarean birth are also discussed.
Take this course in conjunction with Getting Ready for Baby, Breastfeeding Your Baby, and Hospital Orientation for Expectant Parents for a comprehensive overview of labor, birth and early parenting.
Class dates and times
All sessions run the same day of the week for two consecutive weeks, from 1 pm to 6 pm.
Available sessions are:
- Apr. 19 and 26, 2014
- June 1 and 8, 2014
- August 2 and 9, 2014
Registration is required
Registration allows us to reserve your space and contact you in the event of a change in the time or location of a class or on the rare occasion that we have a class cancellation.
Please remember, we cannot guarantee accommodation for walk-in participation at our classes, screenings and programs and cannot be responsible for any inconvenience due to lack of registration. Thank you, again, for choosing Scripps.
- Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
- Conference Center
- 354 Santa Fe Drive,
- Encinitas, CA 92024 US 33.0377 -117.284
|Wednesday, April 16th, 2014||1:00 pm - 6:00 pm||$75.00|
|Sunday, June 1st, 2014||01:00 PM - 06:00 PM|
|Saturday, August 2nd, 2014||01:00 PM - 06:00 PM|