Our certified childbirth educators will provide parents with a personalized birth curriculum to best prepare them for the arrival of their baby.
These Baby Botanica classes allow expecting parents to schedule their birth education for a time convenient to them, in an intimate meeting space in Baby Botanica, tailored to their particular hopes for and circumstances surrounding their birth.
Our educators look forward to working with you to achieve your childbirth hopes & goals!
Jeni Howe is a DONA certified doula and a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE) who gladly shares a commitment to healthy, fulfilling births with clients and their partners. Jeni draws upon evidence and current research, a passion for physiologic birth, a belief in informed decision making, and many years experience as a doula to provide Pre-Natal Birth Education, Birth Services and PostPartum Care.
In your private birth education, Jeni will delve into the following topics:
Stages and phases of labor
Physiology and hormones of labor
When to go to the hospital or birth center
Comfort measures and positions conducive to labor
Informed decision making
Potential restrictions and interventions
Various pain management techniques
Neonatal protocols and preferences
Emotional and physical adjustments postpartum
Reach out to plan your nine hours of private birth education!