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Provisional Instructor 2017

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My classes are designed to empower the pregnant couple to have a successful birth.  Success by their personal definition. 

We review:

~ Physical Preparations:

~ Exercises specific to labor

~ Nutrition

~ Medication needs

~ Emotional Preparations:

            ~ Confidence in labor and delivery though labor rehearsals

            ~ Creating a community with other expectant parents

            ~ Relaxation and other pain relief methods

            ~ Role of the Coach

~ Birthday Preparations:

            ~ Informed consent

            ~ Birth plans including avoidance of unnecessary cesarean

~ Newborn Care:

            ~ Breastfeeding

~ Postpartum Care:

            ~Postpartum depression awareness and preparation

COLLINS, ELLEN <br />Provisional Instructor
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The Bradley Method® of Natural Childbirth standard series is designed for small classes with lots of individual attention. The standard length of the classes is 12 weeks covering 12 units of instruction. The Official Student Workbook is supplied to every couple attending classes. It is 130 pages with over 75 pictures and illustrations. A Coach Card is also included. Your local instructor in The Bradley Method® of Natural Childbirth is an independent affiliated instructor. Some classes are video enriched and offer a Certificate of Congratulations.

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