Childbirth Preparation (4 Week) Encinitas

Learn more about childbirth

Learn more about childbirth

This course teaches childbirth preparation basics. This four-week course meets consecutively for two and one-half hours each week at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas.

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 presented.

Take this course in conjunction with Getting Ready for Baby, Breastfeeding Your Baby and Hospital Orientation for a comprehensive overview of labor, birth and early parenting. Wear comfortable clothing and bring two pillows, a blanket and a snack. There is a $10 cancellation fee.

Class dates

  • Friday, Feb. 24 - Mar. 17, 2017

Registration is required

Pre-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.

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
Conference Center
354 Santa Fe Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Event details
Date Time Fee
Fri, Feb 24th, 2017 - Fri, Mar 17th, 2017 6:30 pm - 9 pm $75.00