Class Schedule

  

 

 PARENT EDUCATION

Programs for expectant and new parents.

This two hour support group, facilitated by a Certified Lactation Consultant, allows you to share your breastfeeding experience with other mothers and their babies, and receive guidance for common breastfeeding issues and concerns.

 

 

ATTENTION MEDICAL STUDENTS:  PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER ONLINE FOR THIS SUPPORT GROUP.  CONTACT PARENT EDUCATION AT 516-663-2858 TO SCHEDULE.

 

This two and a half hour class provides instruction and discussion on infant bathing, dressing, feeding and safety.  Attending this class before delivery eases the transition into parenthood by making new parents feel more confident with their newborns. 

Grandparents and caregivers are invited to register as well.

Classes are offered three times a month on a weekday evening or weekend day.

Class fees include registration for the expectant mom, a support person and all materials.  

 

At this one hour instructor-led class you will learn infant CPR and choking relief using your own personal American Heart Association CPR learning kit.  This kit includes an inflatable Mini Baby CPR learning mannequin, CPR Skills Practice DVD, fold-out Quick Reference Skills Reminders, sanitizing wipes, MiniBaby spare lung and a practice phone.  The kit can be taken home to share with family and friends at the end of the course.

Classes are offered four times a month.

Class fees include registration for the expectant mom, a support person and all materials.

 

This eight week series teaching gentle yoga poses will increase flexibility, strength, circulation, balance and develop the mind-body-spirit connection.  A certified prenatal yoga instructor will guide the expectant mom in a safe and supportive manner through relaxing movements and breathing techniques designed to support her pregnancy.

The class is offered on Tuesday evenings and is recommended during the 2nd and 3rd trimester.

(Please bring a personal yoga mat).

Focusing on natural childbirth (Lamaze), the class provides the mother-to-be, and her coach, the opportunity to learn about the birthing experience.  The class includes discussions on pain-relief options and Caesarean sections.

The class is offered on three consecutive Monday evenings, or as an all day class on a Saturday or Sunday (Please bring 2 bed pillows).

  • Monday classes are from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Saturday classes are from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sunday classes are from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    (Weekend classes include a lunch break)

Class fees include registration for the expectant mom, a support person and all materials.

 

 

 

Registration for all classes is strongly recommended by your fifth month of pregnancy.

Space is limited!  Pre-registration and payment are required in advance for all classes.

 

NYU Winthrop Hospital Employees - Please call Parent Education at 516-663-2858 to register.

 

 

 

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