Child Birth Basics
An accelerated class for first time parents includes information on breathing, relaxation, stages of labor and what to expect, labor support, birth options and breastfeeding basics. Wear comfortable loose clothing and bring a pillow and a lunch. The class is held the first Saturday of the month from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.
The fee for the class is $40.00. A hospital tour is included. This class is held in the Meeting Room at CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center, 455 St. Michael’s Rd.
Our Saturday morning class provides information on breastfeeding, latch and potential breastfeeding challenges. The class is held from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm every other month on a Saturday and is taught by a Hospital Lactation Consultant.
Breastfeeding classes will be held in the Atrium Conference Room. The fee is $30.00.
Come meet our hospital doulas in an informal setting. Find out what a doula is and how one may help. Connect with other expectant parents.
The Doula Tea is held in the hospital’s Atrium Conference Room from 10:30 am – 12:00 pm. There is no charge to attend the Doula Tea gatherings.
Free Hospital Labor and Delivery Tours
Free tours of the hospital’s Labor and Delivery area will be held the third Saturday of every month from 10:00 – 10:30 am from the visitor waiting area on the third floor.
Cost for Classes
Four-week series – $80
(Medicaid discounts available – $40)
Child Birth Basics – $40
Breastfeeding – $30
(Medicaid discount available – $15)
To register for the classes listed above call 505-913-5929.