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Fourth Trimester: Breastfeeding, Newborn, Postpartum Class

32-40+ weeks pregnant

Breastfeeding / Newborn / Postpartum Support

The days and weeks after childbirth (the Fourth Trimester) are an integral part of the complex social, emotional and physical journey into parenthood. We will discuss the day to day challenges and strategies for navigating life as a newly postpartum, parenting family.

Topics Discussed: 

  • What to Expect in Baby's First Days.

  • Basic Newborn Care and the Needs of Young Infants.

  • Getting Breastfeeding Off to a Good Start: Latching, Positioning and Making Milk.

  • Care and Nurturing of your Postpartum Body

  • Common Challenges: Crying, Calming and Sleep.

  • Creating Sustainable Routines.

  • Changing Roles and Relationships 

  • Enjoying Your Newborn Through Play

  • Getting to Know Your Breast Pump

  • Choosing Infant Gear and Supplies 

  • Baby Wearing Basics

Weekend Class 1-4pm / Weeknight Class 6:30-9:30pm
Cost: $195 a la carte
Partner or Support Person Welcome