Confidence

In Birth

Welcome Nursing Students!

Some of these classes will be for students only this month, but presented as I do for parents (except Lamaze)


Lamaze® Childbirth Class : 4 Part Class

Available Dates :

Sunday July 11th from 10:30-1:15 PM FULL

Sunday July 18th from 10:30-1:15 PM FULL

Sunday July 25th from 10:30-1:15 PM

Sunday Aug. 1st from 10:30-1:15 PM

Class Fee: 10.00 each qualifies for OB hours


Breastfeeding: Beyond the Basics

Available Dates:

Saturday June 26th from 11 AM- 1:30 PM

Thurs. July 29th from 6-8:30 PM

Class Fee: 10.00 qualifies for OB and Pediatric hours


Newborn Procedures in the Golden Hour

developed by Evidence Based Birth®


Available Date:

Thursday July 22nd from 6:00 PM-8:30 PM

Learning outcomes :

-Describe evidence on two best practices for newborns in the golden hour:

Skin-to-skin and delayed cord clamping

-Discuss evidence on procedures that often take precedence over skin-to-skin

and bonding, including suction, hatting, bathing, Vitamin K, and eye ointment

Class Fee: 10.00 qualifies for OB and Pediatric hours


Newborn Care: What is Most Important in the Early Hours, Days and Weeks


Available Date:

Wednesday July 7th from 6PM-8:30 PM


Class Fee: 10.00 qualifies for OB and pediatric hours


New! Savvy Birth for Parents Workshop

I am so excited to offer this interactive and engaging workshop that will be co-taught with my friend Amy Blain, RN, Evidence Based Birth Instructor . The last group of students reported that it was a truly eye-opening experience!

Available Date: Upcoming date TBA


Class Fee: 25.00 qualifies for OB hours

*This includes some of EBB’s most popular digital handouts


The Savvy Birth Workshop for parents was developed by Evidence Based Birth® to give parents the confidence and know-how they need to have a more positive, empowering experience in the birthing room.

Learning Objectives Include:

  1. Define evidence-based care Discuss the availability and pros/cons of local birth options
  2. Practice respectful ways to talk with your provider
  3. Discuss how partners, doulas, and nurses can work together to provide labor support
  4. Describe the benefits and limitations of birth plans
  5. Discuss the human and legal rights of birthing persons

Taught by Evidence Based Birth® Instructors: Amy Blain, RN (Informed Birth Prep) and Sharon Curtin-Bottomley, RN (Confidence In Birth)


Get In Touch to Register

Please complete the form to register for the class/classes you want to join and make your payment via the links below on this page to reserve your space. You will receive the Zoom class link within 24 hours of payment. Send forms as a Word document format by the day of your last class. It will be completed and returned within 24-48 hours of completing your class(s). See you there!

Pay by credit card, debit card or Google pay: 

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If using PayPal make payment to sharon@confidenceinbirth.com

Confidence In Birth, LLC

Lake Balboa, Ca. 91406

(818) 388-1299