WELCOME TO PARENT EDUCATION
Seton Parent Education offers a comprehensive selection of classes to choose from. The classes are fun and interactive and will prepare you for your birthing experience and hospital stay. Click on each title below to see a description of the class or tour offered.
If the registration process cannot be finalized on your cell phone please use your LAPTOP or DESKTOP. Due to limited space, notification is required 3 business days prior to class to receive a refund. If you have questions or need assistance please call the parent education office 512-324-4252 or 512-775-8548.
$80 per couple
The ABC's of Prepared Childbirth class covers essential information and prepares couples for the childbirth experience. This condensed class is a 7.5 hour course offered in a one or two day series.
The outline includes: Anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, labor terms, stages and phases of labor, when to go and what to bring to the hospital, breathing, relaxation, comfort measures, pain relief options, interventions, procedures, medical support, what to expect in the hospital and options in childbirth, including information on inductions, cesarean birth and postpartum.
$125 per couple for English or Spanish Prepared Childbirth
$30 per couple for eclass breastfeeding classes
eClass participants will be emailed a link to take the course online. This link will provide 120 days of access to the eClass from the first log in. Perfect for PC or MAC users with internet access (high speed recommended).
$125 per couple
The ABC's of Prepared Childbirth and newborn care is a 10 hour course that prepares couples for the childbirth and newborn care experience.
The outline includes: Anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, labor terms, stages and phases of labor, when to go and what to bring to the hospital, breathing, relaxation, comfort measures, pain relief options, interventions, procedures, medical support, what to expect in the hospital and options in childbirth, including information on inductions, cesarean birth, postpartum and newborn care basics for the first 4 to 6 weeks of life.
Let us help you prepare for your new baby!
• Tour the Maternity Unit
• Meet our Physicians
• Visit Baby Services Expo
Our open house will be from 10am to 12pm, and is open to all the public. Please register your RSVP at www.seton.net/
Car seat inspections require a separate appointment.
For more information about the event, please call 512-324-4804 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
$40.00 for mother and breastfeeding support partner
Join us for a fun and informative class to get you prepared for breastfeeding your new little bundle.
$50 per couple, or per individual caregiver.
Offered exclusively at Seton Medical Center Williamson, this is a 1 hour safety course that teaches basic infant CPR; how to help a choking infant; how to assess the situation and call for help. This Family and Friends CPR course follows the American Heart Association guidelines.
NOTE: One reservation holds a place for 2 people.
Provided free of charge. Pre-registration required.
Please click on "Maternity Tours" to register for a tour.
Times and dates vary according to location.
If you have questions regarding maternity tours or classes call 512-775-8548 or 512-324-4252.
Calls will be returned as soon as possible.
$65 per couple
The Newborn Care Class covers the basic care for the first 4 to 6 weeks of your baby's life, helping new parents transition from hospital to home!
The outline includes: Newborn appearance, reflexes and behaviors, hospital protocols and procedures, choosing a pediatrician, breastfeeding tips, burping, use of the bulb syringe, baby's daily care with hands-on practice, diapering, cord care, circumcision care, bathing, swaddling, dressing, comforting a crying baby, signs of illness and when to call the doctor, safety tips and parent resources as well as "The Joy of Parenthood" book which is yours to keep.
This curriculum is also included in the Comprehensive ABC's Prepared Childbirth class.
$15 PER CHILD. Recommended that children be at least 3 years of age. When enrolling on-line remember to register each child/participant separately if you have more than 1 sibling coming to the class.
An opportunity to prepare your other child(ren) for what to expect with a new baby, A parent or adult should accompany the child(ren).