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Preparing for Labor and Birth eClass
The eight-chapter program is an interactive, Web-based class that uses videos, personal birth stories, animations, activities and games to teach all the essential information parents need to know to prepare for their birth. The core class is designed to take four to five hours. There are additional sections in each chapter called “Want more?” that provide for more extensive learning if the parent is interested.
This e-learning program includes evidence-based information that will help you:
- Understand pregnancy: what’s happening to your body, discomforts, warning signs, nutrition, exercise and more
- Learn about labor: preparing for birth, pre-labor signs, onset of labor, 3-D animation of the labor process and more
- See how the stages of labor unfold: watch amazing real-life birth stories
- Discover helpful comfort techniques: breathing, relaxation, massage, visualization, focal points, hydrotherapy, labor and pushing positions, advice for partners and more
Cost: $100 (online access for 30 days) plus fees. This class is nonrefundable for any reason.
You will receive your login information within 72 hours of registration. You will have immediate access to the class content when you activate your password. Be sure to provide a valid email address during registration, as this will be your username to access the class.
See an eClass Preview: Understanding Birth
Virtual Maternity Tour
A virtual maternity tour can be viewed online. Questions related to obstetric services at Sibley are answered on the presentation. Resources are listed for those questions that require a more in-depth explanation.
Cost: Free. No need to register.