Sunday, November 20, 2011

Birth Movement Workshops: Iowa City

Bamboo Birth family using the birth sling attached to the squat bar
Birth Movement: How to Use the Birth Sling, Squat Bar, Birth Ball and Positions for Your No-to-low Intervention Hospital Birth, by Jun-Nicole Matsushita, foreword by Katherine Parker Bryden, 2011.

Birth Movement Workshops
November 26, 3-5 PM, Core Fitness East in Iowa City
December 10, 11-1PM, Heartland Yoga in Iowa City

The Birth Movement workshop is intended as a preparation for pregnant women and their birth partners; for doulas, nurses, midwives, obstetricians and others who are interested in learning how to use movement and low-tech methods to promote and support no-to-low intervention hospital births.

Attendees of the Birth Movement Workshop will:

Receive the Ebook of the 2011 instructional book, Birth Movement: How to use the birth sling, squat bar, birth ball and positions for your no-to-low intervention hospital birth

Learn about the benefits of movement and mobility during birth

How to use movement, the birth sling, squat bar and birth ball

How to adjust positions through the stages of labor

Accommodations and appropriate positions for both unmedicated and medicated birth (epidural and narcotics)

The Birth Movement workshop is intended as a preparation for pregnant women and their birth partners, for doulas, nurses, midwives, obstetricians and others who are interested in learning how to use movement and low-tech methods to promote and support no-to-low intervention hospital births.

The workshop is intended to complement and not replace comprehensive childbirth education courses.

$50 fee per couple

To register please visit www.BirthMovement.com or contact: junnicole88@gmail.com