ACCESS Childbirth Preparation Courses Dates, 2022

By Meida van Baal, Doula and Maternity nurse

The price will be €325 icluding btw.

Extensive Course dates for 2022 (Wednesdays 18:45-21:00) will be taught by Meida:

January 12, 19, 26, – February 02, 09, 2022

March 23, 30 – April 06, 13, 20, 2022

June 01, 08, 15, 22, 29, 2022   

July 06, 13, 20, 27– August 03, 2022   

September 07, 14, 21, 28 - October 05, 2022

October 19, 26 – November 02, 09, 16, 2022

November 23, 30 – December 07, 14, 21, 2022


Some of the topics covered include:

  •     The Dutch health system as pertaining to prenatal and postpartum care
  •     The three stages of labour and delivery
  •     Relaxation, breathing and massage techniques to deal with labour pain
  •     The role of the birthing partner during labour and delivery
  •     Attitude towards pain and contractions
  •     Breathing and positioning during the different stages of labour
  •     The pros and cons of pain relief
  •     Instrumental assisted delivery (vacuum extraction, caesarean section)
  •     Breastfeeding information (limited)
  •     First week of motherhood
  •     Dutch habits and customs


For more information and registration, click here on the link,https://access-nl.org/childbirth-courses/dates-locations/.