January 5, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Childbirth Preparation series is a 7 week course taking place on Wednesdays.
What to expect from the third trimester of your pregnancy through caring for your newborn: relaxation and breathing, support roles, signs of labor, medical interventions, pain management, cesarean birth, infant feeding, newborn care, taking care of mom, and a virtual tour of the KVH Family Birthing Place.
Each participant will be scheduled for a private, in-person tour of the KVH Family Birthing Place followed by a Q&A session with Julie Harwell, RN, BS
Rozsika Steele, MS, IBCLC
Infant Feeding & Lactation Education, KVH eLearning
Rozsika Steele is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and is developing KVH’s first lactation program. She has been supporting families through her work as birth doula and childbirth educator since 2007. Read More
Julie Harwell, RN, BSN
Childbirth Preparation, Grandparent Education
Julie Harwell has been working as a childbirth educator since 1987. During her tenure at Seattle Midwifery School (now Simkin Center for Allied Birth Vocations at Bastyr University), she developed their childbirth educator training curriculum and worked as lead educator. Read More
The KVH Family Birthing offers a range of classes including education siblings and grandparents, and free prenatal lactation consultations. All classes are offered virtually.
- Free Webinar Series
- Childbirth Preparation Series
- Conversation / Lactation Consultant
- Conversation / Childbirth Educator
- Sibling Preparation
- A Grand Adventure