$200 – $250

Doula Joyce Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class March 31 - May 5, 2019

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4831 Deer Creek Drive

Lincoln, NE 68616

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Get empowered with a Childbirth Class you and your partner will LOVE!

Start learning evidence-based info today—register now! Only 6 spots available, do not wait to register!


A message from Joyce Dykema, your Evidence Based Birth® Instructor:

When I was expecting my third baby, I had been working as a birth doula for five years, and I'd had two empowering birth experiences already, so I anticipated a similar experience for this baby. My husband and I were excited to welcome our last baby at the same hospital where our first two children had been born, and with our midwives, we made our plans and preparations for a similar birth.

However, those plans crumbled when the hospital decided to withdraw support for my birth plan, just weeks before my due date. I knew the evidence supported my plans for staying comfortable during my birth, but my provider's hands were tied. Now, my husband and I needed to speak up and advocate for ourselves, ultimately choosing to transfer our care to a different facility that truly supported us. Our new providers and birth setting supported my birth plan, and I had the empowering and comfortable birth experience I had prepared for!

Now, through the Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class, I am proud to skillfully mentor you and your partner in evidence based care, comfort measures, and advocacy, so that you can embrace your birth and parenting experiences with courage and confidence.

-Joyce


Listen to what some of the first students of the Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class have had to say:
“This class is a total gamechanger for us. I’d heard negative stories…I was scared and very on edge. Then once we started taking the class, and when we learned about interventions that I was apprehensive about… It brought us together in that [my partner] understood birth more, and I understood it more. And as soon as I went into labor, we were on. We were a team.”

“I really appreciated how informative it was. I knew a lot about the biology of birth and babies, but what we learned was just very impressive. It was a really good experience—fairly chill, fairly laid-back, and not nearly as stressful and awkward as I thought it might be. All the information—I never would’ve thought there was that much information out there!”


When you take the Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class, you will:

  • Get mentored by your own Evidence Based Birth® Instructor!
  • Learn about evidence based care, comfort measures, and advocacy
  • Get prepared, get answers, get empowered!

Your Childbirth Class includes:

  • Mentorship from Joyce Dykema, MS, CD(DONA), HCHD, experienced EBB Instructor
  • Two in-person classes to practice your labor skills
  • First in-person class [March 31, 2019, 4-6pm]
  • Comfort Measures Rehearsal [May 5, 2019, 4-6pm]
  • Five weeks of online videos for you and your partner to watch together
  • Private Facebook group just for Doula Joyce's Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class students
  • BONUS: Breastfeeding and newborn care videos
  • BONUS: Four video chats with your Instructor and classmates!
  • BONUS: Earn points throughout the class to redeem for prizes at the end!

Ready to Get Empowered? Register for Your Class Now!

  • Spots in each class are limited (6 couples per class), do not wait to schedule.

*****IMPORTANT***** Class Details

  • First in-person class held Sunday March 31, 2019, 4-6pm
  • Classes 2-5 (4 sessions) will be held weekly on video chat, dates and times will be determined by the entire class together
  • Sixth in-person class (Comfort Measures Rehearsal) held Sunday May 5, 2019, 4-6pm
  • Please ensure you are able to attend both the March 31st and May 5th classes before you register!
  • Class is scheduled at 4831 Deer Creek Drive Lincoln, NE 68516 - LOCATION SUBJECT TO CHANGE, watch your email for any location changes.

What are the registration options?
Choose the package that works best for you!

  • Basic package: Includes 3-months access to the online portion of the class, spiral bound workbook OR e-workbook, two in-person classes, and four video-chats with your class. Priced at $200.
  • Deluxe package: Includes 6-months access to the online portion of the class, spiral bound workbook OR e-workbook, two in-person classes, four video-chats with your class, your choice of birth ball or fair-trade 2.5m Mexican rebozo, and an additional private Zoom session with Joyce to discuss your birth plan. Priced at $250

Registration available through March 17th. Late registration accepted until 24 hours prior to the first class, all late registrations receive e-workbook only, not spiral-bound notebook.

FAQ:

Do you offer other payment options: Yes! Prefer to pay with cash, check, or on a payment plan? Email me at joyce@doulajoyce.com. Pending availability of seats.

I want to take this class, but it doesn't work for my due date/schedule: My next Childbirth Class will begin in June or July, perfect for August and September due dates. Want to help finalize the schedule for my next series? Prefer to book a private class? Email me at joyce@doulajoyce.com to discuss availability.

I'm interested in birth doula support too: Childbirth Class students who choose to also hire me as their birth doula receive a $100 discount. Email me at joyce@doulajoyce.com. Pending availability.

I am interested in a scholarship to take this class: Limited scholarships upon request are available for families who qualify for WIC. Email me at joyce@doulajoyce.com. Pending availability of seats.

I am a birth professional (doula, childbirth educator, physician, etc) who wants to audit your Childbirth Class: Great! Limited seats may be available for audit, fee applies. Email me at joyce@doulajoyce.com to inquire.

Inclusion Policy:
Evidence Based Birth® is committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for pregnant persons of any age, religion, race, sexual identity, gender identity, or relationship status.

Refund Policy:
Your payment reserves a spot in the class and is non-refundable, but tickets are transferable to different pregnant students with adequate notice and approval from Joyce.

Questions
If you have questions, just email me at joyce@doulajoyce.com

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