The Best Start is running a 6 week antenatal course covering labour, birth and postnatal. A relaxing, fun and warm environment to learn how the body works in order to birth a baby and then what to do once the baby is here!
Andrea, has worked in further education for over 20 years and has been a qualified antenatal educator for 9 years, having faciltated hundreds of antenatal courses in the local area. Andrea also runs baby massage courses in Calderdale.
Tuesday 12th November - 17th December 2019 7-9.15pm Causey Hall, Dispensary Road, Halifax, HX1 1QR £150 per couple includes a 2 hour reunion, refreshments and electronic handouts
The course will include
Labour & Birth Signs and stages of labour How to provide support as a birth partner Hormones and the birth environment Interventions, including casearen birth Options for pain managment, pros and cons to help you decide Decision making and why it's important Breathing, positions and affirmations
Postnatal How to look after your baby, including; nappies, swaddling, sleep, bathing Relationship changes once you become parents Crying, what it means and how you can understand your baby and soothe them Postnatal Depression, what is it? why does it happen? Support options Expectations of life with a baby