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    Classes and Education

    Use the search options below to find classes of interest to you. Sutter Health affiliates offer classes in locations throughout Northern California.


    Teaches breathing and relaxation tips for an easier labor. Each class offers a check-in, a practice appropriate for pregnancy and a deep relaxation time. Next class : December 2
    This 1 1/2 hour class begins with a 15 minute check in period to build community and answer questions about what women are experiencing during pregnancy and anticipating during childbirth, followed by an extended period of yoga. Next class : December 4
    Teaches breathing and relaxation tips for an easier labor. Each class offers a check-in, a practice appropriate for pregnancy and a deep relaxation time. Next class : January 8
    Helps pregnant women connect with their baby, increase comfort and fluidity in their rapidly changing body and to alleviate common pregnancy discomforts. SERIES START DATES: 1/6/14, 3/3/14, 4/28/14, 6/16/14, 7/28/14, 9/15/14 and 11/3/14. Next class : December 1
    Expectant parents learn skills to care for their newborns. Next class : December 6
    This series of six classes will actively practice positive positions, breathing, and relaxation techniques. It is designed for expectant parents hoping to minimize the use of medication and intervention during childbirth. Next class : January 21
    Same information as the Preparing for Birth series which prepares the mother and her support person for labor, delivery, and postpartum experiences, in a one day class. Next class : December 13
    Sutter Parent Education is offering an information packed childbirth preparation (includes breathing and relaxation techniques) series, which prepares the mother and her support person for labor, delivery, and postpartum experiences. Next class : December 15
    This three and a half hour class is designed specifically for women and their labor support partners who are interested in medication-free childbirth. Next class : February 7
    This series of four classes covers what to expect in your last trimester of pregnancy; signs of labor, making a plan for delivery and what to expect in the postpartum period. Tips for care of the newborn are also covered. Next class : January 8