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Classes and Events for the week of Dec. 8, 2013

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Monday, Dec. 9, 2013

Stroke Support Group
Registration closed
1:00PM
The Stroke Survivor Support Group offers education, support and resources for individuals who have been affected by stroke. Survivors, family members, caregivers...

Speech and Communication Group for Parkinson's Disease
Registration closed
3:00pm
In this monthly support group, learn effective speech strategies and practice Communication skills. Caregivers encouraged to attend.

Duke Regional Auxiliary Fundraiser: Leather Sale
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Duke Regional Hospital Auxiliary raised funds for the hospital by hosting sales by area vendors.

Motherhood: The New Reality Show
Registration closed
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Bring the baby, pack a lunch and join other new moms as we brainstorm tips on infant care and surviving motherhood. We will discuss coping strategies for the developmental milestones of infants, provide lactation support, offer suggestions for transitioning back to work and share resources for staying home full-time.
This class/support group is targeted to moms who are 2 – 12 weeks post-delivery, however, any new mother is welcome as often as you like. Classes are facilitated by an RN/Lactation Consultant. Often Duke Pediatricians/Residents are able to join us. One-time $10 fee for all the sessions a mom chooses to attend.

Prepared Childbirth Class Series
Registration closed - Class FULL
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Educators trained as Lamaze certified childbirth instructors (LCCE) teach all classes at Teer House. The series of classes includes information and practice sessions on: signs and stages of labor; role of the dad/support person; vaginal and cesarean births; comfort measures including relaxation and breathing techniques; pain management options; coping with unexpected outcomes; hospital routines. This 4 class series will be Mondays/Wednesdays, December 9, 11, 16, & 18. Expectant parents are encouraged to complete the series between their 30-37th week.

We recommend you attend the hospital tour prior to beginning this series since some dates may conflict. Register early, space is limited.

Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013

Tour The Birth Place At Duke Regional Hospital
Registration closed
7:00PM
To help prepare for the delivery of your baby, Duke Regional Hospital provides tours of The Birth Place. Remember to To help prepare for the delivery of your...

Breastfeeding Class
Registration closed
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Learn important strategies for establishing effective breastfeeding; positioning; recognizing possible challenges and avoiding potential barriers to breastfeeding. A short discussion related to pumping is included, but this is covered in-depth in Motherhood group. DAD/SUPPORT PERSON ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.

Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013

Infant Massage Class Series
Registration closed
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
This 2-part hands-on series (Wednesdays, December 11 & 18) introduces parents to the basics of infant massage, which helps parents bond with baby, aid in digestion, etc. Infants ages 1 month – 4 months may participate. All classes are taught by Certified Infant Massage Instructors. “Baby’s First Touch” massage book and massage oil provided.
Please dress baby in 2-piece (top and bottom) outfit and bring an extra blanket with the usual gear in your baby bag.

Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013

Infant/Child CPR and Safety
Registration closed
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
An introduction to infant and child safety strategies along with CPR training according to the American Heart Association Friends and Family CPR standards. This class does NOT provide participants with certification cards. For your comfort, we recommend taking this class before week 34 or after the birth of your baby.

Friday, Dec. 13, 2013

Harris & Smith OB-GYN Friday/Saturday Class: December 13-14
Registration closed
6:30 p.m.
Harris & Smith OB-GYN offers childbirth classes the second weekend of each month. These classes are ideal for couples who are unable to commit to multiple weekday classes. This class will be held Friday, December 13 and Saturday, December 14

Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013

Prepared Childbirth Class (1 day intensive)
Registration closed
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Educators trained as Lamaze certified childbirth instructors (LCCE) teach all classes at Teer House. The class includes information and practice sessions on: signs and stages of labor; role of the dad/support person; vaginal and cesarean births; comfort measures including relaxation and breathing techniques; pain management options; coping with unexpected outcomes; hospital routines. This is a one day intensive class from 8:30 am - 5:30 pm with a break mid-day for lunch on your own. Expectant parents are encouraged to complete the series between their 30-37th week.

We recommend you attend the hospital tour prior to beginning this series since some dates may conflict. Register early, space is limited.