Prepared Childbirth

Designed to offer detailed childbirth preparation in a small group setting. The class size is limited to encourage questions, discussion and individual attention. Topics include physical and emotional changes of pregnancy, the labor and birth process, Cesarean birth, pain management, post partum and the newborn. Class will integrate massage and breathing awareness with relaxation training.

Classes for 2014

One two-hour session a week from 6 pm to 8 pm for four weeks.

Series 1 January 7, 14, 21, 28
Series 2 February 4, 11, 18, 25 
Series 3 March 4, 11, 18, and April 1 
Series 4 April 8, 15, 22, 29
Series 5 May 6, 13, 20, 27
Series 6 June 3, 10, 17, 24
Series 7 July 1, 8, 15, 22 
Series 8 July 29, August 5, 12, 19
Series 9 August 26, September 2, 9, 16
Series 10 September 23, 30, October 7, 14
Series 11 October 21, 28, November 4, 11
Series 12 December 2, 9, 16, 30


This four week class costs $65.  To register or for more information about Boone Family Birthplace's Family Life Education programs, please call 573.815.6400 or 800.872.9008, or write:

Family Life Education Coordinator
Boone Hospital Center
1600 East Broadway Box 48
Columbia MO, 65201

 

We invite you to tour our birthing and family suites, either in conjunction with a prepared childbirth class, or by appointment.

Call 573-815-8445 for more information or to schedule a private tour.

Read new parent testimonials at MyBooneHealth.com.