Liz Chalmers, Birth Zone
Birth Zone classes emphasize the simplicity of the process and the power of your body to do the work. The classes are fun and informative, taught by PSBC co-owner Liz Chalmers and by Wendy Dean, beloved doula, childbirth educator, and parenting expert.
A 7-week series is available for first-time parents and a 1/2 day refresher class for those giving birth again.
Beth and Alise's "There's No Place Like Home" Birth Classes
Perfect for our south end clients, these classes take place at the Renton birth center.
Nancy Allin’s Hypnosis for Birth
Nancy Allin, CHt is a mother, grandmother, clinical hypnotherapist, and birth doula. She had her daughter at home in 1977 with a midwife, her grandson was born at PSBC, and she has attended hundreds of births (the majority at home or birth center). She has taught Hypnosis for Birth for many years. You can find out if hypnosis is a good option for you by attending her free monthly introductory session, where she will go over the basics of Hypnosis for Birth, how it works in birth, specific situations that benefit from hypnosis, as well as answer your questions. For more information, call Nancy at 425-827-9498 or visit her website at www.hypnosisforbirth.com
Classes for Dads and Siblings
If you need to take a private class because of schedule challenges or personal preference, these are our recommended teachers: