Preparing Your Mind and Body for Childbirth (La Jolla)

This four-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 classes meet from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm.

Each class series begins on a Tuesday and runs for four weeks. Available dates are:

  • Tuesday, May 27 – June 17, 2014
  • Tuesday, June 24 – July 15, 2014
  • Tuesday, July 22 – August 12, 2014
  • Tuesday, August 19 – September 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.

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
Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm $75.00
Additional Dates
Date Time
Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM