The Platinum Package
Includes everything described in the Gold Birth Package - 2 prenatal and 2 postpartum visits, attend the birth, email and phone support.
The Platinum package also includes one private 3 hour individualized childbirth education class with Melinda Ferguson, Owner, Mentor and Lead Doula at Calm and Confident Doula Care, LLC. We will draw upon Melinda’s 14 plus years of experience and advanced trainings to gather the specific information you need to prepare for birth, or life with a new baby.
Topics may include your choice of:
pain coping skills (breathing, positions, relaxation, feeling good)
pain medication options (benefits, differences, trade-offs).
positions and activities for an efficient and uncomplicated birth (similar to Get That Baby Out)
informed consent— what are my options, what questions to ask
common procedures and what to expect from the medical management of labor (induction, epidural, C-Section, etc.)
emotional support for labor
how to be a great labor support person
postpartum physical recovery
learning to understand your baby’s cues
prevention, signs and home support for postpartum depression and anxiety
navigating the transition of bringing a baby into your relationship
Freshman $1000; Sophomore $1200; Junior $1650; Senior $1850