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Preparation for Birth: Partner Workshop
With Kamini Stam
09 October 2021 Go to schedule
This workshop for pregnant women and their birth-partners** will prepare both of you for labour and birth. Kamini Stam will share her knowledge of alignment, labour and birth to inform and help you prepare for the magical event of the birth of your baby.
What you will learn:
During the first part of the workshop, you will get a presentation on the different stages of labour and birth as well as touching upon topics like recognising how labour starts, when to call your midwife or gynaecologist, how partners can best support their ladies, which hormones play a role during labour and birth, and how the production of these hormones can be enhanced. You will learn about the structure of the pelvis, how the baby moves through the birth canal, and which birthing positions will allow for optimal space in the pelvis.
In the more practical part of the workshop, you will practice various breathing and massage techniques together, preparing you on making the birth-day of your baby an empowering experience, wherever you wish to birth your baby.
Topics we will cover:
- The different stages of labour and birth
- How to recognise the start of labour
- Which hormones play a role during labour and birth
- How birthing partners can offer support
- Various birthing positions/moves
- Various breathing techniques
- Massage techniques for during labour
- Some tips for the postnatal period
**Please note: You do not have to be in a relationship with the birthing partner you bring to the workshop. This can also be your best friend, mother, you name it. All birthing partners are welcome. If you have followed the Alignment Yoga for Pregnancy and Birth course with Kamini Stam, you will receive a €10 discount on this workshop. In that case, please book via one of our studio hosts.
NB: price is per couple
You can register for this workshop by clicking ‘Book’ and paying online with iDeal, Credit Card or PayPal. Full payment is required to ensure your place. Registration is confirmed when payment is complete.
Are you entitled to a refund of the registration fee in case of cancellation? Please read article 16 ‘Cancellation of Workshop Registration’ in our General Terms and Conditions to know exactly where you stand.
About Kamini Stam
Kamini has always had a passion for movement. As a kid she was always outside, exploring her boundaries; climbing, dancing, moving! Kamini took a break of her study in psychology to travel to India in 1997 where she learned and practised different methods of bodywork.
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