Family Birth Center Educational Classes
15200 Community Rd Gulfport, MS 39503
The course is also offered as a one-day Saturday class and includes a Childbirth Class, a Breastfeeding Class, a Baby Care Class, and a Baby Safety/Infant CPR class.
Birthing Class—All aspects of pregnancy including prenatal care, diet, exercise, maternal and fetal development, preparation for the hospital, stages of labor, breathing and relaxation techniques, and postpartum and baby care.
A Baby Care Class—This class covers everything new parents need to know when bringing their baby home. We will cover bathing, diapering, cord and circumcision care, safety tips, baby gear and equipment, infant car seats, and new parent survival tips. We will also give details regarding infant sleep states and sleeping behaviors of the newborn.
Breastfeeding Class—For mothers who are considering breastfeeding their newborns, this concise one-hour class provides insight into the techniques and benefits of breastfeeding.
Infant CPR—This is a basic course to help parents and grandparents with the skills needed to perform essential lifesaving techniques until emergency help arrives. This is not a certification course.
Go to http://gardenparkmedical.com/service/new-moms-guide for more information about our Family Birth Center or call the Labor and Delivery director at (228) 575-7099.