Childbirth Classes

Are you hoping for a low-intervention or natural birth in the hospital?

Come learn in a fun, relaxing atmosphere the natural  progression of labor and birth, comfort measures, birth planning  options, and informed decision making skills to help you reach your goals. This  is an evidence-based series of childbirth classes covering everything from getting ready for  labor and birth through to caring for baby and mom after birth,  including breastfeeding. All classes are filled with learning  activities, birth stories, comfort measure practice and relaxation time.  Each mother or couple registered for the complete series is given the  workbook, Prepared Childbirth the Family Way, as well as a  folder with the class outlines and handouts. We meet in South Mobile County not far from I-10. Please call or email to register or to get  more information. I would love to help you prepare for your baby's  arrival! 


Class Schedule


Workshop: Introduction to the Labor Doula Support Role

Saturday, July 13, 9 am-6pm

Thanks to everyone who came to the workshop! I'm excited for our area to have more labor support!

Late Summer Birth Class Series, 4 classes, $160 per couple, Sundays 3-6pm

  • July 14, 21, 28
  • August 4 
  • August 18 make-up date for class postponement due to my attending a birth

Best for babies due September through November, but feel free to come with a later due date if you want the information early!  

Refresher Class, $50 per couple

  •  Tuesday, August 20, 6-9pm
  • make-up date August 27 in case of rescheduling due to a birth

Are you on baby number 2 or more? This is a single, 3 hour class to review labor, birth and comfort measures. If you are interested in my scheduling a refresher class earlier in the summer, let me know, and I can add another to the schedule!

Tentative: Fall Birth Class Series, 4 classes, $160 per couple, Saturdays 9am-12pm

  • October 12, 19, 26
  • November 2
  • November 9 make-up date in case a class is postponed due to a birth

This series is great for babies due mid-November through February. This series could alternatively be scheduled for Sunday afternoons if that works better for interested students. The next series will be in 2020! Email or call for more information or to register.