The Maternal-Child Division of Mount Sinai Medial Center is pleased to offer the following classes:
Do you have some questions and concerns about breast-feeding? Is it your desire to nurture and feed your baby naturally? Learn the basics of breast-feeding and why it can be one of life’s most gratifying rewards. This class is taught by a certified lactation consultant. This class is offered once per month for expectant moms only. The fee is $35.00 and advanced registration is required. This class is for moms to be only.
BREAST-FEEDING POSTPARTUM CLASS
This class helps patients that have already delivered and are having trouble breastfeeding their newborn. This support groups meets Wednesdays from 2-4pm. Advanced registration is required. No husbands’ only moms and their infants. Please contact Maria Garcia @ Maria.Garcia@msmc.com.
CHILDBIRTH PREPAREDNESS CLASS
This program highlights all of the important issues that new mothers face. It discusses topics regarding pregnancy, labor & delivery, and anesthesia options. The classes should be taken during the last eight weeks of the pregnancy, with one support person in attendance. The program includes a tour of the Maternity Unit. This class is offered twice per month. The fee is $80.00 per couple and advanced registration is required.
INFANT CPR & SAFETY
This non-certification class covers the basics of resuscitation for infants from birth to one year old. The session, which features hands on practice of CPR techniques using a mannequin, also provides tips on infant safety, the proper use of car seats and baby-proofing your home this class is offered once per month. The fee is $35.00 per couple and advanced registration is required.
Infant CPR & Safety
This non-certification class covers the basics of resuscitation for infants from birth to one year old. The session, which features hands on practice of CPR techniques using a mannequin, also provides tips on infant safety, the proper use of car seats and baby-proofing your home. The fee is $35 per couple and advanced registration is required. To register, please call the Baby hotline at (305) 674-BABY (2229) or email email@example.com.
For additional information, please call our Baby hotline at (305) 674-BABY (2229) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Our mailing address is: Mount Sinai Medical Center, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, Attn: Childbirth Program/Maria Garcia.
Additional classes offered
SHALOM BABY – PREPARING FOR YOUR CHILDBIRTH AND BEYOND
A freshly revised Shalom Baby childbirth preparation class for pregnant women (20+ weeks) and their partners! Sunday class includes a thorough training on childbirth education taught by registered doula Natalie Grillo of Mother’s Care Doula Services, Inc., a Temple Beth Sholom Rabbi leading a conversation about traditional and new Jewish rituals for naming/welcoming your baby, and a Q&A with a pediatrician. $118 registration cost includes all of the above plus a childbirth manual, Blessings of a Skinned Knee, a bagel breakfast, and 3 evening follow up classes: infant/child CPR & First Aid certification, lactation consultant, and post-partum blues/depression/anxiety & From Partners to Parents couples workshop. For more information & dates of our classes please contact Greg Lawrence by email @ email@example.com or call 786-364-4406 with questions. http://www.tbsmb.org/programs/parenting/ REGISTER
Hypno-Birthing – The Mongan Method: This is a unique method of relaxed natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. Hypno Birthing provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth. This class is a series of 5 classes 2 ½ hrs each. For more information please contact: Vivian Keeler @ (954) 610-9754 or visit website @ www.amazingbirthsandbeyond.com.