Parenting Classes

Educational resources for different stages of parenthood.  

Class Descriptions  

Breastfeeding 101 - Online Classs-7
Lamaze (2)

Childbirth Preparation is a combination of relaxation, breathing techniques, comfort measures and position changes that are designed to help during labor and birth. We stress that partners are essential throughout labor, birth, postpartum and parenting. Please bring: a pillow, blanket, snacks, and water. Moms need to wear shorts or slacks and comfortable shoes, as you’ll be doing some floor work. $120 MPG Patient $140 Other

Labor Skills (In-person)

This class takes a “straight to the point” approach in preparing expectant parents for labor. You will learn about breathing and coping skills, positions, positive affirmation, and progression in childbirth. Classes held at SaguaMPG classroom at a limited capacity. $100 MPG Patients $110 Other

Orientation (Hybrid)

A class specifically designed for those desiring a Sagua Mañagu birth experience. Now offered both Online and In-Person, this class introduces our natural childbirth philosophy, patient rights, expectations and more. Learn the basic differences between hospital birth and a Sagua birth and make an informed choice. Patients have the choice to take this online or in-person. Free

Baby Daddy -3

This class is designed exclusively to help dads or support persons become confident and competent in their role. Partners will have a better understanding of their woman, recognize the classic signs of labor and what to do, verbalize 3 feeding cues of the newborn, how to respond to a crying baby, and understand relationships and dynamics between their partner and the newest addition to the family. $20 MPG Patients $25 Other

Meet Our Patient Educator 

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Barbara Mafnas

RN, MSN, LCCE

Patient Educator & Lactation Consultant 

777-6526