Ease the transition into parenthood.
Designed to give you the knowledge and empower you to care for your newborn baby. Parents will feel better prepared upon learning updated, evidence based information, while being encouraged to discover their own natural inclinations and responses to their babies.
What a Healthy Newborn looks like, their Behaviors, and Instincts.
Hello Baby! Who are You?
Tips on how to get to know YOUR baby
Newborn States of Arousal
Soothing your baby
When Does Baby Need to be Seen by a Health Care Provider
E.g. Manitoba Vaccination Information
The Importance of Babies being Skin to Skin with their Moms; Plus Bonding Tips for Partners
Breastfeeding Essentials & How to Troubleshoot Difficulties For the Fundamentals of Breastfeeding class: https://www.birthrootsdoulas.com/breastfeeding
Beliefs & Expectations e.g. Can Newborns Really Sleep Through the Night?
Required Room Sharing
Crib, Bassinet, Co-Sleeper, or Bed Sharing. What’s right for you?
Infant Sleep Patterns vs Parental Sleep Patterns
Sleep Safety and SIDS Prevention. Including the “How To’s” of Safe Bed Sharing.
Babies Overall Skin Care; Cord Care, Bathing, Diapering, Rashes and/or Skin Irritations.
Attachment & Attunement; Baby Wearing, Holding, and Play.
E.g. How much tummy time does my baby need? Do babies really cry less when held more?
Parenting Styles & Trends
The Nuts & Bolts on How Life Changes with a Baby
Coping with Family Adjustment and Relationships
The value of making a Postpartum Plan
For a more thural look at the Postpartum Period see our NEW class called The Truth about Postpartum (link coming soon)
When: Dates listed below
How much: $80 +GST/couple
Where: 206-83 SHERBROOK ST, Winnipeg
Who: Anyone 12+ weeks pregnant
*Refund Policy* If you need to cancel the class please contact us. There will be a $20 admin fee.
Private classes are also available, please contact us to book privately.