August 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Partner Prep is the perfect add-on to the Inclusive Childbirth Class. Learn how to guide your partner through labor and birth. Let us share our tips and tricks with you. We’ll share ideas and tools that we use as doulas. One of the best parts of this class is it includes a virtual panic button for you while your partners is in labor! You can “Call the doula”. We’ll give you tips and suggestions and cheer you on! You’ll have access to our doula’s personal phone number.
**This is 2 hour class is held monthly on Tuesday evenings.
Instructors: Jillian Silva, Brandi Weldon
Jillian Silva has over 20 years of experience as a childbirth educator. There is nothing more beautiful and previous than the birth of a baby, I am honored to be a part of that process. Austin Childbirth offers both Birth and Postpartum Doula Services. Austin Childbirth is proud to offer the ELLE Tens unit specifically designed for moms in labor. A TENS unit is a safe drug-free option for pain relief, whether you are planning on a medicated or un-medicated birth.
Brandi Weldon, CD, DONA is a certified doula through DONA International (Doulas of North America) and has several years’ experience as a doula. She has her master’s degree in management and leadership. She works with Austin Childbirth providing birth, postpartum support and childbirth education. She is also a wife and mom of two, and realized her awe and passion for pregnancy and childbirth during her own pregnancies. She is honored to be able to offer support, education and companionship to women and their partners. Brandi loves to curl up with a good book and a cup of coffee, try new restaurants, and spend time with her family.