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Looking for a childbirth method that works?

You found the right place.

The Bradley Method® offers evidence-based, experience-based, childbirth education, and has been the leader in teaching the principles of safe, natural childbirth to expectant parents for over 50 years.

We are also here with you now through COVID-19.  Therefore my April class will be held via live video conference. I am here to help you have the best birth possible, and will be giving you all the support you need via classes, phone and email throughout your pregnancy. 

What will you learn in my Bradley Method class?


12 Childbirth Goals of The Bradley Method®

1. Natural Childbirth
2. Active participation of the husband or partner as coach
3. Excellent nutrition, the foundation of a healthy pregnancy
4. Avoidance of drugs during pregnancy, birth, and breastfeeding unless absolutely necessary
5. Training:  “Early Pregnancy Consultation” followed by weekly classes starting in the 5th or 6th month, continuing until birth
6. Relaxation and natural breathing – with training, these can be effective pain management techniques according the to National Institutes of Health
7. “Tuning-in” to your body and trusting the natural process
8. Immediate and continuous contact with your new baby beginning at birth
9. Breastfeeding beginning at birth
10. Creating a birth plan based on educated choices and positive communication with your birth team
11. Parents taking responsibility for the safety of the birth place, procedures, attendants, and emergency back-up
12. Parents prepared for unexpected situations such as emergency childbirth and cesarean section

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DONNELL-PINEDA, NANCY AAHCC<br />Affiliated 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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