Serving Jacksonville, FL and Surrounding Communities
Childbirth Education & Doula in Jacksonville, FL
Barbara A. Ienuso is dedicated to empowering parents-to-be in the Jacksonville, Florida area to fully participate in the births of their children and prepare them for parenthood. She provides daddies and mommies-to-be with the necessary tools for a healthy pregnancy, well-informed and prepared childbirth, and a healthy baby.
Early Pregnancy Classes
Early prenatal education is key to a healthy, happy pregnancy. Newly pregnant couples as well as those preparing for pregnancy will benefit greatly from this class. Learn nutrition and prenatal exercises for a safe and healthy pregnancy. Consists of two classes designed to be taken early in pregnancy.
8 week Childbirth Class
This class is designed for expectant mother and her coach to learn about the mechanics of labor, techniques for comfort in labor and birthing options. Relaxation techniques will be practiced during class as well.
As a La Leche League leader, Barbara has educated hundreds of women in successful nursing techniques. Classes help a woman prepare for her breastfeeding experience.
Mothers will learn…
- Basic’s on how to breastfeeding
- Positioning and latch
- Frequency and duration
- Signs that baby is getting enough
- How to overcome common challenges
- One-on-one support is available to students
The medical community recognizes the doula as someone who comes alongside a family during the transition to parenthood and helps them before, during and after pregnancy.
- Maternity care and planning
- Labor, deliver and after birth assistance
- Effective techniques to facilitate a more normal and faster birth
- Emotional support during and after birth
Happiest Baby on the Block Instruction
Learn Dr. Harvey Karp’s extraordinary way to soothe fussy babies fast and help them sleep longer. A must for every first-time parent!