Couples usually spend a lot of time learning about the birthing process, but what comes next? This 4-hour class is designed to teach expectant couples how to understand their babies.
Would you like to…… know how to understand what your baby is telling you? … learn how to stop your baby’s cries in seconds? … be able to tell if your baby is over stimulated? … know what to do if your baby is over stimulated? … discover when your baby is ready to play, eat, and sleep? … learn how to massage your baby? … know a few Itsy Bitsy Yoga moves to use at playtime? … be able to distinguish a cry of hunger from a cry of gas? … be skilled at swaddling your baby? … explore when and how you can play with your infant? … learn what tongue-tied means? … examine the importance of tummy time?
This class empowers parents by teaching them what to expect. The more parents know about what to expect, the better prepared they will be to begin the journey as a new parent with confidence.
Half of the class will be discussion and instruction and half will be viewing several DVDs of babies who demonstrate the techniques being discussed.
Taught by Sharon Stevenson, who is certified in Happiest Baby on the Block, Itsy Bitsy Yoga, Infant Massage and HUGYour Baby.
Cost is $150/couple, which includes a 4-hour class, a 3-ring notebook filled with handouts of topics covered in the class, and a refreshment.
Sharon L. Stevenson