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Austin, Texas


AustinBorn is a modern parenting center in Austin, TX offering classes and services in an inclusive atmosphere. We offer birth + postpartum doula care, group prenatal classes, childbirth education, loss support, postpartum support groups, 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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Acupressure for Labor & Birth

Discover how acupressure can help you or your patient manage pain and have a more efficient labor. This class is great for expectant mothers and their birth partners as well as doulas and midwives. In this hands-on class, we will cover the main acupressure points used during labor and delivery in addition to learning:

• What is acupressure?
• How to locate acupressure points
• When to use acupressure
• How to apply acupressure to manage the discomforts of childbirth
• Cautions
• Points for pain reduction
• Points for irregular contractions
• Points for special issues

Pre-registration: $20 per person or $35 per couple
At the door: $30 per person or $45 per couple


Tammy is a Licensed Acupuncturist in the state of Texas and Board Certified in both Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine by the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She used acupuncture throughout her two pregnancies and acupressure during both natural labors. Tammy would love to support your pregnancy and childbirth through acupressure and acupuncture.

Earlier Event: June 10
The Circle
Later Event: June 10
Newborn Care 101