Prepared Childbirth

Learn what to expect during labor and delivery

Be Prepared for Childbirth

Learn what to expect during childbirth in this one-day class from Mount Auburn Hospital. You’ll get the information you and your partner need to confidently make the choices that are right for your family.

During this class, we’ll cover a range of topics:

  • Physical changes during pregnancy
  • Signs and stages of labor
  • Available interventions, such as labor induction
  • Pain relief options
  • Breathing techniques
  • Effective labor positioning and pushing
  • The role of the support person
  • Cesarean birth (C-section)
  • Postpartum changes and emotions

This class also includes a tour of the Bain Birthing Center. 

How To Register for Classes

  1. Click on the Register or View Schedule buttons on this page to see a schedule of our upcoming classes.
  2. Find the class day and time that you would like to attend and select it on the schedule. This will bring you to the registration form.
  3. Fill out the online class registration form and submit it.

For more information, please call the Childbirth Education Department at 617-499-5121, or email.

View Schedule

Contact Information

Saturday, July 13, 2024

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

$180 per couple

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