Understanding Natural Childbirth eClass

Understanding Natural Childbirth eClass

Tuesday, Aug. 01, 2023 at 12:00 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.

THIS CLASS IS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD AT ANY TIME AND IS ON-DEMAND - PLEASE DISREGARD DATE AND TIME

Are you planning a birth with few to no medical interventions and prefer to learn online? We will bring the class to you! Consider the Understanding Natural Childbirth Techniques eClass your go-to guide for answers you can trust on natural childbirth. This interactive online course builds on the information and skills you have already learned in a standard childbirth preparation class. You will discover the philosophy behind natural childbirth and learn ways to increase comfort through positioning, massage, breathing, and much more.

You’ll also get a sense of natural childbirth as you watch several birth stories. You’ll even have an opportunity to create your own natural birth plan!

You can access the eClass from any computer or mobile device with an Internet connection. Allow 3-4 hours to complete.

eClass chapters:

  • Introduction to Natural Childbirth Techniques

  • Pain in Childbirth

  • Planning for Your Birth

  • Relaxation

  • Mindfulness Practices

  • Coping Techniques

  • Personal Stories of Natural Childbirth

What’s included?

  • Videos, animations, and optional read-along audio

  • Quizzes, interactive exercises, notes pages, and extended activities

  • Essential tools, including a breastfeeding and diaper log and appointment tracker

  • Audio library with soothing sounds, lullabies, and relaxation exercises

  • PDF library, glossary, and web links

  • Access in multiple languages (English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Chinese, Arabic, and Japanese) with accessibility features

  • Class completion certificate

Discounts are available for MedStar Health Associates, MedStar Family Choice, Military with spouse deployed, and other Medical Assistance participants. Please call 1-888-746-2852 for discount information.

Fee: $30.00

How it works:

  • Once you purchase your seat to the eClass, we will email you login instructions.

  • You’ll have access to the class for 9 months.

To register, call 1-888-746-2852.

If you have any questions, please email:  MedStarBirthandFamilyEducation@medstar.net or call Beth Kegley at 443-777-2447.

Event details

Date

Tuesday Aug. 01, 2023

Time

12:00 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.

Event Type

Virtual

Fee

$30

 

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