Lamaze DC Chapter

Lamaze prepared childbirth classes provide women 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?

  • class Small personalized classes promote open discussion, individual attention and ample practice time
  • man271Evidence-based classes focus on practical pain management skills that include relaxation, breathing and massage
  • justice4Balanced approach to labor allows a woman to combine the benefits of Lamaze with those of an epidural if needed
  • family40 Labor partners learn practical comfort measures and tangible physical and emotional support techniques
  • medical109 Consumer-based classes facilitate informed healthcare decisions throughout labor
  • prize3Instructors have passed international certification standards to earn the highest credential in childbirth education (LCCE)