Lamaze DC Chapter

Lamaze prepared childbirth classes provides parents with the knowledge, skills and support they need to give birth with confidence.

For the best in convenient, affordable childbirth classes, choose the classes voted by the readers of Washington Family Magazine since 1996 as the BEST CHILDBIRTH CLASSES IN THE WASHINGTON DC AREA!!

How are Lamaze classes different from other childbirth classes?

  • Lamaze group class Small personalized classes promote open discussion, individual attention and ample practice time
  • Lamaze breathingEvidence-based classes focus on practical pain management skills that include relaxation, breathing and massage
  • Lamaze ObjectiveBalanced approach to labor allows a woman to combine the benefits of Lamaze with those of an epidural if needed
  • Lamaze Partner Support Labor partners learn practical comfort measures and tangible physical and emotional support techniques
  • Lamaze Health Care Consumer-based classes facilitate informed health care decisions throughout labor
  • Lamaze CertificationInstructors have passed international certification standards to earn the highest credential in childbirth education (LCCE)