Lizabeth Baker Wade, RN
Labor & Delivery R.N., Labor & Birth Educator
Birthing Consultant

Classes with Liz

Referrals

A La Mode Photo


Heather Hart

Maternity, Family and Event Photographer
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Labor & Post Partum Doulas


Yana Katzap-Nackman

BA, CD (DONA), PCD/PDT (DONA), International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), and HeadFirst Founder.
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Infant Care


Khefri Riley

CD, CLEC, CPYT
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Chiropractic Pregnancy Practitioner


Dr. Heather Valinsky, D.C.

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Infant CPR


Tony Hill

tony@birthandbeyond.net
909-816-3776

About

Lizabeth Baker Wade
Labor & Delivery R.N.
Labor & Birth Educator
Birthing Consultant

A note to my community. As of January 1st I will no longer be holding large group classes. I will be holding small groups five couples maximum for the next three months until we find our new home.

I will also be offering private classes and private consultations and preparing to launch my blog. I will continue to serve my community as a labor and delivery nurse and patient advocate in Santa Monica.

With love and gratitude, Lizzie

Birth Intensive
One Class: 4-5 hours
$250
Class curriculum: labor and birth, interventions, pain management and comfort measures.

Class will be held at Liz Wade's. Santa Monica address will be provided upon registration. Parking Provided.

A $25 non refundable registration fee Included in class fee) upon registration. Full refund to mothers who are put on strict bedrest or deliver preterm (before 36 weeks).

Instructions regarding address, and parking will be provided before class.
January 4th: 1-6 PM
February 1st: 1-6 PM
March 1st: 1-6 PM

To register contact Liz at:
liz@birthandbeyond.net
Private Birth Classes

Private Labor and Birth class:
Liz will bring a materials to your home including teaching DVD's, charts and models. Private classes can be scheduled for one or two sessions.

Consultation:
Liz offers hourly consultations for those preferring a question and answer session rather than a formal class:
One hour minimum, Fee $75.00

Class Fees:

Private Birth Education refresher course: 3 hours
$350

Prepared Childbirth Education
Full Session-Two classes
(6 hours total)
$650.00

Prepared Childbirth Education
Birth Basics Crash Course

$350.00

Private Cesarean Birth Class
$275.00



To schedule a class, contact Liz at:
liz@birthandbeyond.net
Cesarean Section Class

Before

  • All preoperative instructions including pre admission and what to bring to the hospital.
  • Preparing to breast feed after Cesarean or choosing a formula
  • Finding a pediatrician
  • The pre-operative hours
  • Anesthesia for Cesarean birth (Spinals, Epidurals and General Anesthesia)
  • The Cesarean birth process

After the Cesarean

  • The postoperative hours in the recovery room, hospital policy and protocols.

Your hospital stay for the next three to four days

  • Couplet care. Understanding the hospital dynamic, newborn nursery and the role of the nurses
  • Pain medication, advancing diet and ambulating
  • Taking advantage of teaching tools before you leave the hospital

Going home

  • Preparing your home for your new baby
  • Taking care of yourself and how to ask for help
  • Nutrition
  • Warning Signs and when to call your Obstetrician
To register contact Liz at:
liz@birthandbeyond.net