helping women experience a better birth since 2001
Birth Essentials Class
Local class covering birth basics
In this 4-week Birth Essentials series, you will learn basic information about the birth process, stages of labor, pain management, and postpartum recovery. You'll practice coping techniques, relaxation activities, and labor positions.
June 8-29, Wednesday nights, 6-8 pm
July 20 - Aug 10, Weds nights, 6-8 pm
WEEKEND EDITION: July 23 and July 30, 2 Saturdays, 10 am - 3 pm
Aug 31 - Sept 21, Weds nights, 6-8 pm
WEEKEND EDITION: Oct 8 and Oct 15, 2 Saturdays, 10 am - 3 pm
WEEKEND EDITION: Nov 5 and Nov 12, 2 Saturdays, 10 am - 3 pm
Nov 30 - Dec 21, Weds nights, 6-8 pm
This class is focused on community birth (home and birth center) but is open to those planning hospital birth as well.
The $150 class fee covers attendance for the birthing person and a partner for the 4-week series of 2-hour classes. Each family will receive a full-color Preparing For Birth workbook.
Classes will meet in the Community Room at Clarksville Midwifery, 225 Dunbar Cave Road, Clarksville, TN 37043.
We will honor the current office policy for mask-wearing at the time of the class. This applies to all attendees.
Looking for a more in-depth class? The private Evidence Based Birth Childbirth Class provides weekly mentoring to complement online classroom video content, totaling 20 hours of instruction covering evidence-based care, advocacy, comfort, and much more.