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Better Baby Class with Marcella DeRosa

  • Mama's Wellness Joint 1100 Pine Street Philadelphia, PA, 19107 United States (map)

This class is intended for expectant parents, ideally after 20 weeks in pregnancy. The Better Baby Class is the most comprehensive prenatal newborn prep class on the market. In this 4-hour class we cover everything you need to know from the moment your baby is born through the first 2 weeks of his or her life. You will leave this class prepared to take care of your newborn; you’ll know how to start breastfeeding off right and how to ease the recovery for the birthing person. Partners will have a concrete understanding of what they should be doing and how to best support the family through these early days. This class teaches you not just a few tips, but it will empower you to thrive as new parents! Class topics include: Embracing the final days of pregnancy, Plans for when your in labor, What is the “fourth trimester, The “Golden Hour” after birth, Benefits of skin-to-skin contact, Common newborn procedures, Getting breastfeeding off to a great start, What makes a great latch, Taking care of birthing mom’s body after birth, Newborn care days 1-14, Soothing a fussy baby, typical newborn sleep, How to have helpful visitors, Establishing your new family, A day-by-day guide for baby, birthing mom, and partner for the first week after birth.


Marcella DeRosa, CD(DONA) of Born With Love Birth Services, providing Birth Support to the Greater Philadelphia area. She is a DONA Certified Birth Doula, a Trained CAPPA Labor Doula, Placenta Encapsulator, and a Certified Our Baby Class (OBC) teacher/mentor. Supporting families through their journeys into parenthood by offering support, compassion and information during pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period. Marcella encourages women and families to empower themselves with knowledge as well as trust in their own instincts. Her heart is set on helping women realize their own strengths, advocate for their decisions and beliefs, and feel empowered by the birth and parenting experiences they have created.

Class Investment is $100 ($15 class book included in fee)

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