Labor & Delivery Prep Classes

 
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We hold monthly group classes at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton or private sessions in the comfort of your own home. Plan ahead for your due date because these classes fill up quickly.


 

Labor & Delivery Group Class

What to Expect

Class Duration: 3 hours
Cost: $150 (includes 1 support person)

Taught by a Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse.

Topics Include:

  • Pregnancy discomforts and remedies

  • Anatomy and physiology of pregnancy

  • Routine testing done in pregnancy by your doctor or midwife

  • Preparing for labor and knowing when to call your doctor

  • Contraction patterns and breathing techniques

  • Natural childbirth

  • Pain management options during labor

  • Vaginal deliveries and cesarean sections

  • Recovering after delivery

  • This class also provides hands-on demonstrations of ways your partner can support you



 

Labor & Delivery Prep:
Private Session

What to Expect

Class Duration: 3 hours
Cost: $325 (includes 1 support person)

Taught by a Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse in the privacy of your own home.

How to Book: Please select a date/time in the booking tool. Once you select ‘Continue,’ you will be prompted to enter additional availability. A Boston NAPS team member will contact you to finalize your private session. Don’t see an open time/date that works for your schedule? Fill out our Appointment Request Form.

Topics Include:

  • Pregnancy discomforts and remedies

  • Anatomy and physiology of pregnancy

  • Routine testing done in pregnancy by your doctor or midwife

  • Preparing for labor and knowing when to call your doctor

  • Contraction patterns and breathing techniques

  • Natural childbirth

  • Pain management options during labor

  • Vaginal deliveries and cesarean sections

  • Recovering after delivery

  • This class also provides hands-on demonstrations of ways your partner can support you