LOVE CHILD BIRTH

A comprehensive birth and postpartum class taught by Love Child founder, Neelu Shruti. We will cover what to expect in labor; natural and pharmacological pain management techniques; positions for labor at home, birth center and hospital; partner massage; breathing and relaxation techniques; how to use a birth ball; all about doulas; what to expect with epidurals, common birth complications, cesarian section surgery and recovery and general postpartum expectations, care and recovery. 

Recommended for expecting parents in their second or third trimester.

Upcoming Dates:

Sunday, January 21, 1.30pm - 4pm

Sunday, February 18, 1.30pm, 1.30pm - 4pm

Sunday, March 11, 1.30pm,  1.30pm - 4pm

LOVE CHILD BABY

A comprehensive baby class taught by Love Child founder, Neelu Shruti to teach you everything you need to know about bringing home a newborn. We will cover newborn medical procedures; breastfeeding basics, bottle feeding and pumping; sleep schedules, how to change a diaper, swaddle and soothe a baby; all about postpartum doulas and baby nurses; baby massage and how to safely wear your baby. 

Recommended for Expecting Parents in their third trimester. 

Upcoming Dates:

Monday, January 22, 6.30pm - 9pm

Monday, February 19th,  6.30 - 9pm  

Monday, March 12, 6.30pm - 9pm

Birth & Baby Class . Cost per Couple . $550 members . $650 non-members


BREASTFEEDING WORKSHOP

A must for any parents planning to breastfeed. A comprehensive class to help you have an empowered breastfeeding journey.Recommended for expecting parents in their 3rd trimester. New Parents are also welcome. Each person is welcome to bring their partner, family member, friend or support person. 

$150/ members . $225/ non-members.

Upcoming dates:

Hosted by request. Please contact us to schedule. 


BIRTH PLANNING & YOGA FOR LABOR

These personalized sessions are also a helpful starting point for conversations with your care provider, which is often the first step toward realizing your birth plan and preferences. Most importantly, just by going through a birth plan, you are taking a big step to inform yourself about all of your choices. You will receive the most up-to-date information on birth practices, our comprehensive birth plan, hospital/birth-center packing list and simplified to-do lists and preparation materials. We'll also cover your rights and how to advocate for you needs at your place of birth so that you are better equipped for a smooth experience. 

You will learn what to expect in labor, to notice the early signs, practice positions to labor at home and at a hospital or birth center, breathing and relaxation techniques and partner massage techniques for different stages of labor, learn how to use natural pain management techniques such as counter pressure, and we will teach you how to use props such as birth balls and rebozos, as well as other physical comfort measures. 


PRIVATE CLASSES

Any of our birth prep classes may be customized to fit your specific needs.

The advantage of a private in-home session is that we will be able to show you methods and techniques for labor in your own home - how to labor on your bed, in the bathroom, how to use countertops and furniture to make the most of your time at home.

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