MISN's Comprehensive Childbirth and Parenting Preparation Classes

In this childbirth education series of one to two sessions, participants will learn:

  • Anatomy/Changes In Pregnancy
  • Nutrition and Weight Gain
  • Pain in Labor
  • Relaxation and Visual Imagery
  • Stages of Labor
  • Comfort Measures for Mom and Her Partner
  • Positions For Labor
  • Interventions/Pain Medications/Cesarean Birth
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Newborn Care
  • Breastfeeding

The classes are taught by Rachel Durland, CD (DONA), ICCE, or Stephanie Sosnowski, IBCLC, ICCE, Perinatal Health Educators for Maternal Infant Services Network.
For more information please contact:
Stephanie Sosnowski, Deputy Director of Community Health and Wellness Programs, 845-492-9027 (cell).

MISN regrets that we will no longer be able to offer FREE childbirth education classes, due to the loss of the NYS Department of Health grant funding in Orange and Ulster Counties. 

Sullivan County

January 15, 2015     5:30 - 830 pm    $25 per couple. Scholarships available!  Flyer

Online registration

Saturday, February  28, 2015     1:00 pm - 5:00 pm     $25 per couple (scholarships are available)


Online Registration

Email us to be placed on the waiting list for our next sessions or for more information.


Classes may be canceled if we do not have at least 3 couples per class.


Childbirth Education
Regional Perinatal Center at WMC

For More Information on FREE or LOW COST Health Insurance, Prenatal Care or Breastfeeding Support Call 1-800-453-4666.