Dallas Birth Doulas
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Classes

Educated, Empowered, and Supported

 

 

We believe the best service we can provide our clients is to help them know what their options are, then serve them in the methods and options they choose. A large part of what we do is provide classes and training related to pregnancy, delivery, and postpartum. All class fees cover the expectant mother and one support person. If you are interested in any of these classes, please send us a message!


The Facts of Birth: Your Evidenced-Based Guide to Childbirth

A one-day childbirth class taught using Lamaze International’s Six Health Birth Practices taught by a Lamaze Certified Childbirth instructor. The course will cover anatomy and physiology, the stages and phases of labor, comfort measures, pain medication options and other interventions, and postpartum care of mother and baby. The focus is on evidence-based care and provides practical tips for couples to manage either medicated or unmedicated childbirth.

Location: Barefoot Midwifery, 14675 Midway Road, Suite 115, Addison, TX 75001


Length of Time: 8 hrs

2019 Classes: January 12, March 2, May 4, June 29, August 24, October 5, December 7

Also available as a private, in-home class.  

 
 

The Magic of Touch: Infant Massage and Babywearing

Scientific research demonstrates many benefits from regular physical touch between infants and caregivers.  Two wonderful strategies will be shared to offer practical strategies to facilitate bonding, attachment and soothing.  Infant massage strokes will be taught and practiced.  A variety of baby carriers will be available for trial.  This class may be taken either prenatally or after baby is born.

Location: Available for  private in-home class
Length of Time: 2 hrs


CPR.PNG

Infant and Child CPR

Learn American Heart Association infant and child CPR and choking rescue. Instruction provided by a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (www.bishopbabies.com).
Note: Each booking allows for two participants.

Location: The Laughing Willow - 301 N. Bishop Ave Dallas, TX 75208
Length of Time: 2 hrs