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5555 N. Lamar Blvd, Suite C-127
Austin, TX

AustinBorn is the only boutique parenting center in Austin offering classes and services in a judgment-free atmosphere. We offer birth doula care, group prenatal gatherings, postpartum doula care, childbirth education, placenta encapsulation, loss doula care, postpartum support group, breastfeeding support group, lactation counseling, breastfeeding education and special workshops.  Come say hello and check out our cozy space. We can't wait to meet you!


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Newborn Care 101

Childbirth education class? Check.
Breastfeeding education class? Check.
Prenatal yoga? Acupuncture? Check, check.
You're taking care of yourself and prepared for labor/birth but what about after the baby comes home?!

This comprehensive 2-hour course will leave you feeling more confident in becoming a new parent. Topics include:

- Feeding: bottles, cleaning, routine, making baby food and introducing solids
- Breastfeeding and nutrition
- Baby gear & registry: what you DO need and what you DON’T need
- Wellness: bathing, nail care, cradle cap, dental/oral care, umbilical cord & circumcisions
- SIDS risks, carseat safety, infant CPR basics (this is NOT a certification)
- Caring for mom (self and spouse)
- Routines, play, development, milestones
- Babywearing benefits & options
- Vaccines (schedules and options)
- Sleep: healthy habits, safe practices, establishing routine
- Tips for calming fussy babies

Taught by Chelsea Vail , BS Early Childhood Development, MS Counseling & Play Therapy and certified Child Life Specialist.

COST: $75 per couple


Earlier Event: November 13
The Breastfeeding Cafe
Later Event: November 17
Back2Work + Breastfeeding Class