Accelerated Preparing Your Mind and Body for Childbirth (La Jolla)

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

Sessions run two consecutive Saturdays from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Available sessions are:

  • Dec. 6 and 13, 2014
  • January 10 – January 17, 2015
  • March 7 – March 14, 2015
  • April 18 – April 25, 2015

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.

4305 La Jolla Village Drive,, San Diego, CA, 92122
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Scripps Mende Well Being Center
4305 La Jolla Village Drive,
San Diego, CA 92122 US 32.8736 -117.21
Event Details
Date Time Fee
Saturday, December 6th, 2014 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm $75.00
Additional Dates
Date Time
Saturday, January 10th, 2015 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Saturday, February 21st, 2015 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Saturday, March 7th, 2015 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Saturday, April 18th, 2015 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM