Confidence

In Birth

WELCOME WEST COAST STUDENTS!

These classes will be for students only this month, but presented as I do for parents


Lamaze Childbirth Class

Upcoming Dates TBA:

Tuesday April 13th from 6:00PM-9:00 PM class 1-Full

Tuesday April 20th from 6:00PM-9:00 PM class 2-Full

Wednesday April 28th from 6:00-9:00 PM class 3-Full Tuesday May 4th from 6:00PM-9:00 PM class 4-Full

Class Fee: 10.00 each qualifies for OB hours


Breastfeeding: Beyond the Basics

Upcoming Dates in June TBA:

Sunday April 11th from 11 AM-1:30 PM-Full

Saturday May 1st from 11 AM- 1:30 PM-Full

Class Fee: 10.00 qualifies for OB and Pediatric hours


Newborn Procedures in the Golden Hour

developed by Evidence Based Birth®


*Available Date:

Tuesday May 11th from 5:30 PM-8 PM

Learning outcomes :Describe evidence on two best practices for newborns in the golden hour: Skin-to-skin and delayed cord clampingDiscuss 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 and Infant Care: What is Most Important in the Early Days and Weeks


*Available Date:

Saturday May 22nd

Class Fee: 10.00 qualifies for OB or pediatric hours



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!

New! Savvy Birth for Parents Workshop

Available Date: Upcoming date in June/July TBA


Class Fee: 20.00 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 to the right 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 via PayPal: make payment to sharon@confidenceinbirth.com

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Confidence In Birth, LLC

Lake Balboa, Ca. 91406

(818) 388-1299