Finding a high-quality natural childbirth class that fits your birth philosophy, coping style, and schedule is hard enough. We created this list of the top 5 natural childbirth classes in Boston to help make your choice a little easier.
We’ve created a list of five natural childbirth classes that will help you prepare for a natural childbirth in the Boston, MA metropolitan area. These classes have all been recommended to be included on this list. Each class presents a different curriculum, and will offer varied approaches to childbirth. Do your homework to find the best fit for your birth philosophy and coping style.
Here’s our list of top natural childbirth classes in Boston:
Kopa Birth® offers local and online childbirth classes to prepare couples for natural birth. Practice deep relaxation, breathing techniques, labor positions, and much more. Kopa Birth® can help you prepare for an amazing natural birth!
Video-based, Online Childbirth Classes
• Cost: $195+
• 8 comprehensive video classes
• 12+ hours of instruction
• Natural hospital birth footage
• Mock labor experience
• Downloadable relaxation audio tracks and course manual
Alternative Birth Care
Alternative Birth Care offers HypnoBirthing Childbirth classes. The class is taught by Kim Bradlee who is certified by the HypnoBirthing Institute.
Boston Medical Center
Boston Medical holds childbirth classes, including a Natural Childbirth class. The class is 6-weeks long and includes labor and birth, breastfeeding and newborn care.
Mamma & Me
Mamma & Me offers a 12-hour class that can be 4 weeks or 2 weekends. The class covers basic birth material plus alternative medicine for birth, negotiating a birth plan and individualizing care. It includes professional massage therapy techniques. They also offer young child classes, prenatal yoga and infant CPR.
New Arrival Education
New Arrival offers either a 3-hour or 6-hour private class about Natural childbirth. The class covers the stages and phases of labor, birth and postpartum, how to include the hospital in your birth plan, and different comfort techniques and coping strategies. They also offer classes in breastfeeding and infant CPR.
The Bradley Method
Bradley Method affiliated instructors Yael and Alex Asen present a 12-week childbirth course that includes nutrition, labor prep, and newborn care.
Do you have a recommendation of a natural childbirth class in Boston that should be included on this list? Please, tell us! Contact Kopa Birth® for possible inclusion on this list.