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Due to Covid-19, many of our Childbirth and Parenting classes are being offered virtually. Please see details below.

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This virtual Baby Sign language class gives parents the opportunity to communicate with babies long before they can verbalize their wants and needs. Signing with babies has been proven to help accelerate language development, reduce frustration, enhance a child's self-esteem and deepen the bond betw...
Explore all the options and make an informed choice for your birth experience.Take a virtual tour of the Dominican Hospital Family Birth Center, and discover the many wayswe provide comfortable, safe, and secure care for mom and baby. On this virtual tour, you will visit our private birthing rooms a...
This is a virtual class that will help you learnthe information you need for getting breastfeeding off to a good start. This one-session class will cover how to ensure a good milk supply, techniques for getting a good latch, how to know if your baby is getting enough, and ways you can avoid common p...
Dominican Hospital is recognized as a Baby-Friendly Hospital ™ and prioritizes breastfeeding, skin-to-skin contact, and provides a weekly Latch Clinic. We provide information and resources for common concerns, as well as latch and positioning assistance, froman International Board Certified Lactatio...
This virtual class is intended for expectant mothers and their labor support team.Focus will be onthe birth process, including the stages of labor and when to go to the hospital. Non-pharmaceutical coping techniques for pain, including breath work, mindfulness practices, supportive touch and positio...
Congratulations on your pregnancy! As you are learning the wondrous journey of having a baby it can also be stressful. Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction techniques can help you to achieve deep states of relaxation, allowing you to better cope with life’s stressors. This virtual class will teach you...
Please join us. While we are all keeping our distance, connect with other new parents and build your online community. Journey Talkovic is a Nurse Midwife and Women's Health Nurse Practitioner who is also a Childbirth Educator and Lactation Educator. She will be facilitating this weekly support grou...
This virtual class will give expectant parents and/or caregivers an opportunity to learn the basics of caring for their baby in the early months after delivery. These basic skills include: bathing, diapering, dressing, swaddling, and soothing newborns. Some basic breastfeeding skills will be offered...
While we can't be together in person, please join us as we meet together virtually to support each other and stay up to date on the latest information that may impact your birth experience. Journey Talkovic is a Nurse Midwife and Women's Health Nurse Practitioner who is also a Childbirth Educator an...
Aprende mas acerca de sus opciones para el nacimiento de su bebe, asi como aprendiendo como el hospital de Dominican proporciona comodo el cuidado seguro para la mama y el bebe. Visita nuestros cuartos privados de parto y cuartos postnatales donde mama, el bebe y su significativo permanecern juntos....