Childbirth Preparation 2 week - In Person - San Diego

Learn about childbirth

Newborn sleeping on back

Learn about childbirth

Learn important information to help you be prepared for labor and the birth of your child.

It is recommended that you begin this childbirth preparation program when you are approximately 28-32 weeks along in your pregnancy.

The topics covered in this course include:

• How your body prepares for birth and delivery

• Medical procedures including medications

• Labor support, breathing relaxation, massage, visualization

• Cesarean delivery

• Postpartum – also known as the fourth trimester

This series meets for 2 consecutive weeks.

Bring two pillows and a blanket or yoga mat to class. Please bring a snack/beverage.

Expectant partners are encouraged to attend together – one registration per couple is required.

Please see current visitor and patient guidelines.

Download and print our campus map. Classes are held in the main hospital on the 3rd floor. Park in Lot A. Parking will be validated.

Event details

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

3rd Floor Classroom - Helen Allison Room
4077 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
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Date and time

Sun, Jun 23, 2024 - Sun, Jun 30, 2024

1 pm - 5 pm PDT

Additional dates
Date Time
Sun, Jul 14, 2024 1 pm - 5 pm PDT