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 BRREASTFEEDING, POSTNATAL AND PARENTHOOD PREPARATION

For Calm, Confident and Prepared Parents

Group investment: £125 for 3.5 hour course 

Private investment: £200 for 3 hour course

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Positive Birth Jersey is excited to offer the latest postnatal preparation course - The Positive Birth Jersey Breastfeeding, Postnatal and Parenthood Preparation programme! Preparing for life with a new little baby can be exciting, daunting and a little overwhelming - but our course is here to help.

 

The course is the perfect 'add-on' to your Hypnobirthing course, or suitable as a stand alone course too. Delivered by qualified Mindful Breastfeeding Practitioners May and Jan, feel confident and prepared as you discover what to expect in the early days with a newborn!

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What's covered?​​

 

Breastfeeding in-depth

  • Why is breastfeeding so important?

  • Skin-to-skin contact and establishing breastfeeding after birth

  • The physiology of lactation and breastfeeding

  • Hormones involved with breastfeeding and how to get these right!

  • Normal newborn feeding behaviour

  • Recognising effective positioning and attachment

  • Recognising a 'good latch'

  • Commonly encountered breastfeeding problems and overcoming these 

  • How partners can help with breastfeeding

  • A brief overview of basic newborn care including nappy changing, bathing and safe sleeping

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Who can do the course?

This course is suitable for everyone - whether you are already signed up to a Positive Birth Jersey Hypnobirthing course or not. Take the opportunity to meet other like-minded parents and gain a greater depth of knowledge about life after birth! You can attend the course as a couple, or on your own - we don't mind!

When should I do the course?

You can take this course at any stage during your pregnancy, in order to prepare for parenthood!

Dates:

 

This 3.5 hour group course is usually held every 2-3 months. Please see our bookings page for availability.

This course can also be offered privately on a 1:1 basis in the comfort of your own home - please email to book.

Please click here to book your group course online.
 

Plenty of useful breastfeeding resources and information can be found via the Baby Friendly Initiative website - the gold standard for breastfeeding

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