A Better Birth

The Ultimate Holistic Education to Prepare You for the Big Day

“With knowledge and compassion, your birth class helped us embrace birth and parenting with comfort and ease.”

“This was the best investment we made for our family.”

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A Better Birth is our popular prenatal birth education class with you in mind. We offer unique and holistic education and we value your time. We have taken all the best parts of our knowledge and condensed it into one day. You will feel prepared for labour and birth and will leave informed, educated and feeling prepared for this important event. We provide our clients with a folder of important information and useful insight and practical advice for any modern family having a baby in Kelowna.

Our birth class includes evidence based information and a modern curriculum, offering a whole range of options and choices allowing you to be fully informed and prepared. Our unique class covers how birth works plus we explore various way to cope with labour, and any common interventions you should know before the big day. Our class brings in discussion from a holistic perspective, allowing you to discover the many possibilities of this birthing time and to discover your own personal way to approach your birth.

 

SATURDAY RETREAT

(immerse yourself fully in your upcoming birth. This education and practice day is for women birthing plus her partner or support person).

Each couple will enjoy a catered lunch. Menu will be provided courtesy of the Bike Shop Cafe.

Join us to be educated, informed and prepared.

We look forward to spending time with you!

 

  Topics we will master:
  • Physiological changes with pregnancy
  • Process of labour and birth
  • How our hormones help us
  • Perception of pain (coping and pain relieving options)
  • Behaviour & emotions in labour & how to prepare
  • Comfort measures & partner support
  • Common medical procedures & how to prepare
  • Interventions (medical and non-medical)
  • Informed decision-making
  • Breastfeeding
  • The Newborn at Birth & Early Days together
  • Planning for Postpartum
  • Community Resources: Chiropractic Care, Acupuncture, Nutrition, Breastfeeding
Classes include:
  • Catered lunch (plus coffee & tea provided)
  • A comprehensive and important look at birthing taught by an educator who offers holistic insight and knowledge to help you birth in confidence
  • A binder full of information and resources covering all aspects of labour & birth, postpartum, newborn procedures and breastfeeding.
  • Hands-on demonstration from birth professionals in exploring various ways to find comfort during labour.
  • You will be provided with a complimentary one-hour postnatal consult or breastfeeding support **

 

Class is held at Collaborative Birth Care: 513 Lawrence Avenue. Downtown Kelowna.

 

June 10: 9:30am – 4:30pm (only two spots left)

OR

July 15: 9:30am – 4:30pm

OR

August 12: 9:30  – 4:30pm

OR

September 23: 9:30 – 4:30pm

$155

**Each education session offers options when registering. We offer a condensed Saturday retreat day and also a 6-week series of 2-hour evening sessions. If you don’t see anything that fits into your schedule and time line, please contact us! We are happy to make alternate arrangements based on availability **

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