Class Schedule

holistic childbirth classes marin susan bradford baby smiling green

All Classes and Courses require Pre-Registration.

Free Intro Class to The Birth Journey

1 Monday (6:30 – 9:30pm)
Get a taste of  The Birth Journey with a one-time class devoted to  ways you can be preparing holistically before your childbirth class begins. FREE!

LAST COURSE of 2016: December 19, 2016

2017 COURSES:

  • I – February 27, 2017
  • II – April 24
, 2017
  • III –  July 3, 2017
  • IV –  September 11
, 2017
  • V –  November 27, 2017

The Birth Journey

8 Wednesdays  (6:30 – 9:30pm)
$425.00 / couple

The Holistic Childbirth Prep Course is for home, birth center, and hospital birth couples who want to be conscious and fully involved, while honoring birth as a sacred rite of passage… READ MORE

LAST COURSE of 2016: October 12 – December 14, 2016 (no class Nov 23)

2017 COURSES:

  • I –  January 11 – March 1
, 2017
  • II –  March 15 – May 3
, 2017
  • III –  May 24 – July 12
, 2017
  • IV –  August 2 – September 20, 2017
  • V –  October 4 – November 29, 2017

Please note: Dates may change slightly. Please call to confirm.

Waxing Moon Mothers
 – Pregnant Women’s Circle

6 Weekly Sessions

Come share sacred space with other pregnant women as you journey towards motherhood.  In this circle we honor the sacred vessel you are.  We will explore and celebrate the act of creatively growing and courageously bringing life through your body… READ MORE

LAST COURSE of 2016: October 17 – November 28, 2016 (no class 10/31)

2017 COURSES:

  • I – January 16 – February 20, 2017
  • II – May 22 – June 26, 2017
  • II – July 31 – September 4, 2017
  • IV – October 16 – November 20, 2017

Holistic Newborn Care

1 Monday (6:30 – 9:30 pm)
$50.00 / single or couple

A one-session class where you learn about simple, healthy and green approaches for loving and caring for your baby(ies).  We will cover bathing, diapers or not,  dressing, swaddling or not, burping, attachment parenting, bonding, crying and soothing, baby wearing, co-sleeping, circumcision and immunizations.

LAST COURSE of 2016: December 5, 2016

2017 COURSES:

  • I – March 6, 2016
  • 
II –  May 8
, 2016
  • III – July 17, 2016
  • IV – September 25, 2016
  • V – December 4, 2016

Breastfeeding Basics

1 Monday (6:30 – 9:30 pm)
$50.00 / single or couple

This natural approach to breastfeeding covers the most important aspects you’ll want to know: colostrom, engorgement/fullness, let down, latch, positions, diet, teas, herbs, pumping, storing, soreness, mastitis, and resources.

LAST COURSE of 2016: December 12, 2016

2017 COURSES:

  • I – March 13, 2017
  • II – May 15, 2017
  • III – July 24, 2017
  • IV – October 2, 2017
  • V – December 11, 2017

Additional Private Offerings:

  • Private classes for refreshers or for situations like bedrest, traveling partners and those who otherwise cannot take a class series.
  • Birth ceremonies such as Blessing Ways & Welcoming Ceremonies
  • Belly-Casting, Birth Process Art sessions
  • Private consultations (by phone or your home or my office)
  • Hypnotherapy sessions for all childbirth related issues.

Please Call to schedule an appointment.