Comfort Techniques is best taken in your third trimester! It's a two-and-a-half hour class for expectant parents to discuss a more in-depth study and practice of how to manage pain with less medical intervention. Topics include breathing, relaxation, visualization, focal points, positions and movement techniques during labor. Alternatively, you can click here to access a recorded version of this class to watch online anytime. Comfort Techniques does not replace Understanding Childbirth: Series or Express.
Classes at Methodist West Hospital are held in the Conference Center. View Maps & Directions to Methodist West Hospital. View this video for parking and finding the Conference Rooms at Methodist West Hospital.
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