Childbirth Education Classes - Cortland Medical Center

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 | 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Guthrie Cortland Medical Center

134 Homer Avenue
Use Nursing & Rehabilitation Center’s entrance, take elevator down to the Auditorium.
Cortland, NY 13045

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Expectant parents are encouraged to attend this four-day evening teaching session.

Classes will cover a variety of topics including:

  • Nutrition
  • Role of the Coach
  • Breathing and Relaxation Techniques for Labor
  • Care and Characteristics of the Newborn
  • Breastfeeding
  • Parenting Skills
  • Postpartum Issues
  • Infant Safety

You will receive a tour of the labor and delivery rooms, as well as, our maternity suites.

Using group discussion, hands-on demonstrations and audio-visual aids, Tammy Small, RN, CCE, CLC and Karyn Handsom, RN, CCE will instruct parents in a pleasant, informal setting. Moms are encouraged to bring a support person but are welcome if they choose to come solo.