Shelley Scotka, ICCE, ICD is a certified Childbirth Educator and Birth Doula and has been helping families prepare for birth since 1998. She has training in ICEA, Lamaze, Hypnobirthing, Bradley, and Birthing From Within, and her classes reflect a mixture of the various styles. As a doula, she has supported hundreds of women through labor. Her classes teach real life, hands-on skills which will help women and their partners have a positive and empowering birth experience.
Classes are for both mom and her support person. Dress comfortably in clothing they can move around in (no short skirts), bring water and/or snacks, a yoga mat or blanket and 2 pillows for relaxation/practice sessions. Plan to arrive 5-10 minutes early, so you have a few minutes to get settled.
Childbirth Class Sessions (classes are 6:30-9p.m.)
-May 6, 13, 20, 27
-June 10, 17, 24 and July 1
-July 22, 29, Aug 5 and 12
-August 26, September 2, 9, 16
-September 30, October 7, 14, 21
VBAC Skills Sessions (one-day course, 12:30-3:00p.m.)
May 4 VBAC
July 6 VBAC
Sept 7 VBAC
Labor Skills Sessions (one-day course,3:30-6:00p.m.)
Natural Beginning Birth Center Orientations
June 3, July 8, July 15, August 19, September 23, October 28
To register for your birth classes, please call our office at 512-425-3825.