Understanding Birth

Offered At:

St Mary's Medical Center
Grand Junction, CO

What is labor? This class is for expectant moms and their partner as it will provide you with accurate information that will empower you and help you prepare for the birth of your new baby.  Certified instructors will cover the physical changes and discomforts of pregnancy, the labor and birth process, medications and interventions options that may be used during your labor.  How to utilize breathing and relaxation techniques to cope with your labor, the role of your support person, cesarean births, breastfeeding, routine newborn procedures and post-partum care. 

Special guest may include OB Physicians, Midwives and Pediatricians.

Contact:

Women and Children's Childbirth Services
(970) 298-2229

Registration Instructions:

Please register for this class in your third trimester. Full Payment is required to reserve your spot in class.  Class starts promptly at 630pm so please allow time for parking etc. Park in the parking garage, enter hospital and take Monument Elevators to the 5th floor.  Please feel free to bring a drink/snack.  All cancellations must be done 72 hours PRIOR TO class date in order to receive full refund.  Classes are subject to cancellation or date change due to low registrants/weather you will be moved to another date or a full refund. 

 DOWNLOAD our Childbirth app today! Just register by clicking on the link below

https://myyomingo.com/St.Mary'sMedicalCenter/StMarysYoMingoChildbirthApp_3841_132

and follow the instructions. Once you have registered you will receive an email with a temporary password, then you will create your own password and then yhoui just go to the App store/Google play and download the app by searching "myyomingo"

   Thanks for registering with us! 

Fee:

$50.00

Dates Offered:

08/27/2019 6:30 PM - 09/24/2019 8:30 PM

This 5 week class is on the following Tuesday nights.

Class dates are 8/27, 9/3, 9/10, 9/17 and 9/24 all from 630-830 pm

Saccomanno Education Center - St. Mary's Hospital 2635 N. 7th Street Garage Entrance - Monument Elevators - Fifth Floor Grand Junction, CO 81501 Maps & Direction
Instructor(s):
ellie 2017
Mesa County Childbirth Educator

I am currently the president of MCCE and had been teaching classes for 3 years now. I love teaching soon to be parents as they start this new chapter of their life.  When I am not teaching I stay home with my two girls Anna and Emily. 

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10/01/2019 6:30 PM - 10/29/2019 8:30 PM

This 5 week class is on the following Monday nights.

10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22 and 10/29 all from  630-830 pm

Saccomanno Education Center - St. Mary's Hospital 2635 N. 7th Street Garage Entrance - Monument Elevators - Fifth Floor Grand Junction, CO 81501 Maps & Direction
10/24/2019 6:30 PM - 11/21/2019 1:52 PM

This 5 week class is on the following Thursday nights.

Class dates are 10/24, 10/31 , 11/7,  11/14 and 11/21 all from 630-830 pm

Saccomanno Education Center - St. Mary's Hospital 2635 N. 7th Street Garage Entrance - Monument Elevators - Fifth Floor Grand Junction, CO 81501 Maps & Direction
12/02/2019 6:30 PM - 12/30/2019 8:30 PM

This 5 week class is on the following Monday nights.

Class dates are 12/2, 12/9, 12/16, 12/23 and 12/30 all from 630-830 pm

Saccomanno Education Center - St. Mary's Hospital 2635 N. 7th Street Garage Entrance - Monument Elevators - Fifth Floor Grand Junction, CO 81501 Maps & Direction
01/02/2020 6:30 PM - 01/30/2020 8:30 PM

This 5 week class is on Thursday nights.

Class dates are 1/2, 1/9, 1/16 , 1/23 and 1/30 all from 630-830 pm

Saccomanno Education Center - St. Mary's Hospital 2635 N. 7th Street Garage Entrance - Monument Elevators - Fifth Floor Grand Junction, CO 81501 Maps & Direction

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