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Preparation for Childbirth Four-Week Class Series

This four-week course covers anatomy and physiology of labor and birth, natural pain coping strategies, unexpected outcomes, and birth technology. Immediate postpartum issues and newborn care will also be discussed.

Classes incorporate mindfulness exercises, focused breathing, relaxation techniques, movement for labor, and partner support skills. The format combines lecture, discussion, hands-on demonstration, and student participation. Birth videos will be shown.


Call 610.525.6086 to register.

Our Preparation for Childbirth four-week series is only offered to Lifecycle clients who are first-time parents planning to give birth at The Birth Center. 

Upcoming Preparation for Childbirth Class Dates

Tuesdays, 7pm – 9:30pm (four classes per series)

October 25th – November 15th
November 22nd – December 13th
December 20th – January 10th, 2023
January 17th-February 7th, 2023
February 14th-March 7th, 2023
March 8th-April 4th, 2023
April 11th-May 2nd, 2023
May 9th-May 30th, 2023

Wednesdays, 7pm – 9:30pm (four classes per series)

October 19th – November 9th
November 16th – December 7th
December 14th – January 4th, 2023
January 11th-February 1st, 2023
February 8th-March 1st, 2023
March 14th-March 29th, 2023
April 5th-April 26th, 2023
May 3rd-May 24th, 2023


Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made less than two weeks prior to the class date will not be refunded unless a medical reason exists.

View the full list of classes and workshops here

All classes, workshops, and support groups are currently being conducted via Zoom.