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Manhattan Birth offers comprehensive birth education courses for pregnant folks, classes and peer support for new parents, and inclusive trainings for birth work professionals. If you've already purchased a class or program from us, use the email provided at checkout to log in and access your materials.

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Whether you're expecting or growing your doula practice, we have a variety of childbirth courses and programs to support you.  We are a loving and nonjudgmental community of birth professionals delivering no-nonsense childbirth education and always-encouraging newborn care. Our doulas and birth workers are the best in the business, because they learn and grow together.

on-demand childbirth education

Manhattan Birth now offers two of our core childbirth classes completely online and on-demand, so you don't have to shift your schedule to learn with us.

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September 5, 2022
On Demand Childbirth Refresher Course

Been here before? Expecting again? We are so happy to have you back!

Access this course on your own time, on demand!

In this course you will:

  • Refresh your memory on what labor is like (from anatomy of the various stages to emotional signposts)
  • Learn various relaxation + coping strategies
  • Discuss the early days of lactation, newborn care
  • And get bonus modules on: processing your first birth + preparing for a VBAC

​We have specially formulated this course for you to navigate with ease and during your own time.

This class is welcoming for folks planning home, birthing center, or hospital births. We got you!


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September 6, 2022
On Demand Lactation + Newborn Care Class

This version of Lactation + Newborn Care is available on-demand, Netflix style, so you can watch whenever you wish. It covers everything you need to know for the first 4 months of life with your baby, just the same as our live version! Check “Add” if you’d prefer this on-demand style learning.

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manhattan birth also offers private services

Request a private session with one of our instructors if you want some 1-on-1 time with us or simply can't make our class times.

Small Things Grow Midwifery

private lactation consultations

Our lactation support professionals will tell you everything you need to know to get started on a successful lactation & feeding journey.

pregnancy mentoring

We offer mentoring services and resources to pregnant folks on any topic that suits your needs, based on your desires for your birth.

private classes

For folks who prefer a more intimate setting, or for those who have tricky schedules and can’t make our scheduled sessions.

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