Preparing for Baby
Preparing for Baby

Class Information

Thank you for your interest!  


My Childbirth Classes are interactive and include visually rich teaching resources. My goal is to provide you and your partner  with all the content you need to feel prepared for the birth of your baby in an enjoyable atmosphere!

Course Content

Pregnancy

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  • Pregnancy Anatomy 
  • Fetal development
  • Keys to Healthy Pregnancy 
  • Nutrition/Exercise 
  • Normal changes
  •  Cord Blood Banking 101

Labor and Delivery

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  • Understanding The Stages of Labor
  • Birth preferences 
  • Pain management options and Comfort measures 
  • Interventions 
  • Variations of Normal

Postpartum and Newborn Care

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  • Postpartum Care
  • Postpartum Adjustments
  • Initial newborn care
  • Breastfeeding basics 
  • Q & A forum with Certified Lacatation Consultant: Karissa Binkley (Not Available for April Class)

My program focuses on promoting thoughtful decision-making and learning up-to-date, evidence-based information. 

Childbirth Education taught by a Birth Expert! 

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Please make payment at time of Booking

$110.00

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Class is 9 am -6 pm with a one hour break for lunch.  Cost includes a light breakfast and a Preparing for Birth parent workbook.

About Me

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April Horner, CNM, MSN

I am a Certified Nurse Midwife with over  13 years experience in the field of Obstetrics. Since relocating from Florida, I have been practicing full scope midwifery care at Triangle Physicians for Women in Cary, NC.  I am passionate about childbirth and love teaching. When I am not busy catching babies or teaching classes, I enjoy spending time with my husband and two children!

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