Childbirth Preparation – Online

Pregnant moms and their support partners

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center

Benton County

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Childbirth Preparation – Online

This five-session weekly online (due to COVID-19) course helps expectant women and their partners prepare for their upcoming labor and birth and the first few weeks after the birth.

Through discussion, DVD, Power Point and demonstration, expectant parents learn about:

  • Gaining confidence and dealing with concerns about the upcoming labor and birth
  • How to achieve a positive birthing experience
  • Relaxation and breathing techniques
  • How the partner can support the pregnant and birthing mom
  • The role and benefits of a second labor companion during labor and delivery
  • Anatomy and physiology of labor and delivery
  • Comfort measures during labor and variations in labor
  • The procedure of Cesarean birth
  • Medical interventions and procedures during pregnancy, labor and birth
  • Evaluating options, communicating with your health care provider
  • Hospital facilities and procedures
  • Breastfeeding, baby care and bonding
  • Preparing for returning to work

This class should be taken ideally around the seventh month of your pregnancy or anytime you feel ready for class.

Classes are weekly on Monday evenings, online via Google Meet, 6:30pm to ~8:00pm.

Mondays: June 28 to July 26, 2021

Cost: $60.00 per couple for all five classes

To register, please call Mary Jackson, the Maternity Coordinator at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis, at (541) 768-6908.

After receiving your registration the instructor will email you with additional information about the class, submitting payment and the Google Meet Invite.

These classes are supported by the Center for Women and Families at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center and the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation.

  • Mondays
    6:30pm-8:00pm
    June 28-July 26, 2021
  • Online
  • $60 per couple
  • Mondays
    6:30pm-8:00pm
    June 28-July 26, 2021
  • Online
  • $60 per couple
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