Accelerated Preparing Your Mind and Body for Childbirth (San Diego)

Two-Week Accelerated Childbirth Education

Two-Week Accelerated Childbirth Education

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.


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


Available sessions are:

  • October 1 & 8, 2016
  • November 5 & 12, 2016
  • December 3 & 10, 2016

Why do I need to register?

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 Mercy Hospital
4077 Fifth Ave.
3rd floor classroom
San Diego, CA 92103
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Event details
Date Time Fee
Sat, Oct 1st, 2016 - Sat, Oct 1st, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. $75.00