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Welcome and congratulations on your pregnancy! 

The Bradley Method® is a class designed for couples interested in really understanding and taking ownership of their birth experience. This is a class for the expecting mother, but just as much for the father, who will be learning to coach his partner through this marathon event. The class covers what both parents can do during pregnancy to provide an optimal environment for their growing child. Whether you plan to birth at a hospital, in a birth center, or at home, these classes will provide information about what to expect, and how to deal with whatever situation might come up calmly and with confidence.  

The Bradley Method® is known as "Husband-Coached Childbirth", but as Dr. Bradly said, "our definition of a husband is someone who loves and protects this woman... 'Husband' or 'husbandry' is the act of involvement in such a capacity as to facilitate tremendous bonding and support. One does not have to be the biological father or a Y-chromosome person to have this title." This class is for the expectant mother and her coach, whether that be the baby's father, her partner, or another support person invested in her pregnancy and birth. Fathers are routinely in the birthing room with their partners because of Dr. Bradley's influence, and this method focuses on preparing those partners so that they know what to expect, and can take on an active role confidently. 

Classes take place at Authentic Birth Center in Wauwatosa, WI. Please contact at 262-271-3583 or to register or for any questions. 

Current and upcoming series:

January 25 - April 12  (for due dates May - July 2019)
April 26 - July 19 (for due dates August - October 2019) 
July - October exact dates TBA (for due dates November 2019 - January 2020)
October - December exact dates TBA (for due dates February - April 2020)

If your estimated due date does not align with current classes, please contact us for more information on classes to fit your schedule. Private classes are also available. 
OESCH, ROWENNA & NATHAN 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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