St. David's HealthCare

St. David's HealthCare is one of the largest health systems in Texas and Austin's third-
largest private employer, with more than 60 sites throughout Central Texas, including
seven hospitals, four urgent care centers, four ambulatory surgery centers, and two
freestanding emergency departments, with a third set to open in Bastrop this summer.

St. David's HealthCare has a long history of serving the residents of Central Texas
with exceptional medical care. Our 7,500 employees touch over 858,000 lives each
year with a spirit of warmth, friendliness and personal pride.

St. David's Healthcare 
Advanced Coping Strategies for
Labor & Birth 

Offered at St. David's Medical Center - 919 E. 32nd St., Austin, Tx. 78705 click here for a schedule

Pre-registration is required and is taken on a first registration and payment basis (space is limited). Please contact stephnie.patterson@stdavids.com or call 544-4226 to learn about availability and to register. (Walk-ins at classes are not accepted.)

This class is designed for those who want to enhance their knowledge of natural coping skills for labor discomfort. The course is taught by a certified doula and childbirth educator and focuses specifically on using breathing and relaxation effectively, creating a peaceful environment for birth, training your support person in massage and acupressure techniques, and finding positions to enhance labor and offer comfort. This workshop is for first time parents as well as those who have given birth before and want to enhance their coping skills.

St . David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd Street
Austin, TX 78705
Telephone: (512) 476-7111
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