Childbirth Class

Our 2-day Childbirth Class aims to prepare expectant moms for what's to come on the Big Day! Topics covered include: 

  • Breathing exercises
  • Relaxation methods
  • Comfort measures
  • Third trimester pregnancy
  • Labor and delivery (premature labor, stages and phases of labor, medical interventions, cesarean delivery and support person roles)
  • Immediate postpartum
  • Hospital tour

Please note, this is not a Lamaze class. Classes are held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. 

Registration requirements include:

  • Patient must have a University Medicine Associate or UT Health obstetrician
  • Patient must plan to deliver at University Hospital
  • Patient must be at least 28-weeks pregnant when attending this class
  • Patient must have her doctor's approval to participate in this class
  • Patients with high-risk conditions should not register for this class

Children are not allowed at this class. Childcare is not available.