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I teach out of my home in Cambridge. There is parking available, or you can walk about 10 minutes down the bike path from either the Davis Square or Alewife T stops. My husband, Mike, will also join us occasionally, to share his insights and experiences. 

Ideally, it’s best to start your series during the second trimester. Please feel free to contact me by phone or email with any questions. If you’re interested in taking classes, I ask for a small deposit to hold your space. Cost is $375 and includes the student workbook, access to my lending library of books and DVDs, and email and phone support unto perpetuity (birth is just the beginning!).

Why on earth would anyone want to take 12 weeks of birthing classes? The reasons are many, but my favorites include practice (yes, we do labor rehearsals), exercise (I will get you Kegeling--and explain WHY!), nutrition (it takes 3 months for your body to utilize any changes), and sharing information. In addition, because labor coaching is so important in The Bradley Method®, time is spent in each class learning and practicing coaching techniques. By thoroughly preparing the coach, he or she knows what to expect in labor and is therefore better able to facilitate a normal birth. We also cover so many topics! We spend time learning massage, positioning, coping strategies—and getting these topics into your body takes some time. Oh, and you get to know your classmates. I will encourage you to keep in touch with each other as you become parents. 

Classes held during holidays may be rescheduled based on student availability.

"I would definitely recommend Susanna's class to a friend (or a stranger).  She's very knowledgeable and friendly - a great resource as you get ready for your big event." - Adam, West Roxbury

“Susanna - We are extremely grateful to you for the amazing, in-depth and personalized course. It helped us get through some tough moments! I lost count of how many times we discussed your tips and course during those 2 crucial days at the hospital. Thank you, Susanna.” - Deepak, Belmont, MA

“Looking back, we can't imagine how things could have gone this well without all the help and wisdom and practice from our Bradley class.” - Stephen, Cambridge, MA

“Susanna, thank you from the bottom of our hearts for guiding us through. We used so many tools that you taught us.  Having the knowledge that we gained I think really helped us get through the long haul that it was.” –Aran, Cambridge, MA

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Series Schedule (Start Dates)
Thursday, March 01, 20187:00 PM

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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