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Prepared Childbirth Class - 2 Part Weekday, Virtual Edition!

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Aug 2-3, 2021
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Virtual Classroom
virtual, IL

Participants will receive instruction from the Birthing Center staff on breathing, relaxation and floor exercise techniques in this class. Class is approximately 3 hours per session and is held over 2 sessions.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

PLEASE NOTE: The two dates listed above are Part 1 and Part 2 of this class

Class is VIRTUAL! So please get comfy!

Once you have registered for this class, a confirmation email will be sent that has the Zoom invitation that you will use for both classes. 

Who should enroll:

A mother-to-be who is delivering at Silver Cross Hospital.

One spouse/partner/support person may attend with you.

Fees & Payment

$55 Includes 1 sign-in (Mom and spouse/partner/support person sharing the same screen)


**Virtual Class**

Participants will receive instruction from the Birthing Center staff on various topics as you get closer to your baby's arrival date!

The first session will cover:

Basic anatomic changes in pregnancy and its effect on the body.
Hormonal changes
The process and stages of labor
Learning about the difference of False vs. True Labor
How to time contractions
What to expect in the pushing stage of labor
Common interventions done in hospital during labor
Pain relief options offered in hospital.
Types of induction methods and reasons for induction of labor.
Common complications

The Second session Covers:

Focusing on Comfort Measures
Mind and Body connection to pain and pain relief
Positioning techniques and options for laboring at home or in hospital
Skin to Skin after birth explained and rationale for it
Normal newborn characteristics, and information for care in the first 2-3 days in the hospital.

For a virtual tour of the Mother Baby unit, please click here!

Class is held over two sessions and is approximately 3 hours per session.


  • Labor & Delivery Nurse


Class Support at send an email

Schedule & Location


This event includes all of the 2 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Mon, August 02 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Virtual Classroom Labor & Delivery Nurse
2. Tue, August 03 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Virtual Classroom Labor & Delivery Nurse

Location Details

  • Virtual Classroom
    virtual, IL 60451

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