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Bravo Baby Childbirth Class: Weekend Getaway - St. Cloud

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Jun
13
Sat
Jun 13, 2020
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CentraCare Plaza
St. Cloud, MN

3 Alternative Dates Available

Bravo Baby Childbirth Class: Weekend Getaway - St. Cloud is also offered...

Jul
25
Sat
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CentraCare Plaza
St. Cloud, MN
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Aug
8
Sat
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CentraCare Plaza
St. Cloud, MN
Registration Cancelled
Aug
22
Sat
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CentraCare Plaza
St. Cloud, MN
Registration Cancelled

This class provides a one-day overview for you to learn the basics of labor and delivery.

Registration Details

Registration Cancelled

Please call 320-656-7021 if you have any questions.

Fees & Payment

$30. The cost covers both you and your labor support person.

Refund Policy
If you are unable to attend a class you have registered and paid for, please call 320-656-7021 and request a refund.

Description

Set aside a Saturday just for you and your labor support person to learn about the basics of labor and delivery FROM START TO FINISH. All in one day, this class provides an overview of all the topics offered through the “Labor, Styled Your Way,” “Your Labor Accessories” and “The Crowning Event” evening classes. Newborn Care classes are offered separately.

Topics covered during the Weekend Getaway include:

Labor, Styled Your Way: Discover how your body is preparing for the birth of your child. Learn how to tell if you are in labor, when to come to the hospital and how to be comfortable at home during the early stages of labor. You and your labor support person will take away ideas for enhancing your birth experience.

Class outline
• Late pregnancy changes
• Symptoms -- to be or not to be….concerned?
• Preparing for labor
• Labor: what is it exactly?
• P.A.I.N. and relaxation
• Labor support role

Your Labor Accessories: Arrive at the big event fully prepared by knowing childbirth comfort measures, pain management options, relaxation techniques and breathing exercises that you can try during active labor. A woman should never leave home without these essentials! This class allows time for PRACTICE of positions and techniques to use in labor along with your labor support person. Please bring along 1-2 pillows to this class because they will be used for relaxation and breathing practice.

Class Outline
• Healthy babies are worth the wait
• Early and active labor
• When to come to the hospital & who to call
• Admission and your stay in the hospital
• Monitoring & medications in labor
• Inductions
• Practice positions and techniques for labor

The Crowning Event: Embrace this defining life moment and learn more about different positions for pushing, vaginal and cesarean birth, hospital resources for mom and baby and the emotions of being a new parent.

Class Outline
• Transition, pushing, crowning and birth
• Medical procedures
• Delivery of the placenta after birth
• Postpartum for mom
• Cesarean births
• Back home…now what?

It is highly advised, but not required, that you and your labor support person complete these classes by the 30th week of pregnancy. Please register early to ensure you get into the classes of your choice.

We have a free app, CentraCare Baby, for download. Find tips related to pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and parenting.

Presented by St. Cloud Hospital Birth Center. We look forward to seeing you at class.

This class is held at CentraCare Plaza. Use the Woodlands entrance and take the elevator to the lower level and follow signs.

The Weekend Getaway will have a short lunch break. There are vending machines available, but you are encouraged to bring your own lunch, snacks and beverages.

Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend a class you have registered and paid for, please call 320-656-7021 and request a refund.

Weather-Related Cancellations

If we need to cancel the class due to poor weather conditions, we will post an announcement on the WJON web site.

Contact

CentraCare - St. Cloud Hospital Birth Center at 320-656-7021

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Sat, June 13 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CentraCare Plaza

Location Details

  • CentraCare Plaza
    1900 CentraCare Circle
    St. Cloud, MN 56303

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