All Classes are being offered Virtually !!!

Birth Class

EVERYONE, from anywhere, is welcome for these classes.  Being Virtual allows us to reach more expectant couples.   There is a class limit of 6 couples in the virtual setting.   If a class is full, please email us at midwifesmercantile.com and tell us your needs, we will schedule another class.

Classes are NOT recorded due to privacy issues.  Please do not record the session, video or audio.  This is to protect the privacy of everyone attending the session. Thank you!

This Birth Class is a  Two Session Series is for couples expecting their first baby or parents that need a refresher.  This class encompasses all aspects of the anatomy and physiology of birth, coping skills and what to expect.  Since this class is so intensive, we ask no children please.  Please register by your 6th month of pregnancy.  You should schedule the class date 1-2 months prior to your baby’s due date. This class is taught by Jill Whitfield, CNM.

You may register for the class by going to the shopping cart, choose “CLASSES”  on this site. Fee: $45.00 per couple.   This is a non refundable registration fee (unless true emergency) and will secure your place in the class.

Dates and Location:   Two Sessions:  Tuesday and Thursday Evening as scheduled.  Virtual via ZOOM meetings.   7:00 pm – 9:30 pm.

Please check this website under “Classes”  for dates.

Birth Class (Private session)

This class is scheduled on an as needed basis.

This “All in One session” Birth Class is for couples expecting their first baby or parents that need a refresher.  This class encompasses all aspects of the anatomy and physiology of birth, coping skills and what to expect. Since this class is so intensive, we ask no children are present, please.  This particular class is recommended 1-2 months prior to your baby’s due date. This class is taught by Jill Whitfield, CNM.          Fee: $ 75.00.  We can make your private class completely fit your schedule with no travelling.  This is a non refundable registration fee (unless true emergency) and will secure your appointment.   The location for the class will be in the privacy of your own home (within 25 miles of Savannah).  All instructional materials will be provided.  Please call 912-598-1713 to register for this class.

 

Birth Class Cancellation Policy

Registration fees are non refundable.  If you register and do not show up for your class, you will not be eligible for a refund.  If you cancel your class, for reasons other than true emergent (illness, injury or tragedy) reasons, you can reschedule, you can gift your class to another person or transfer it to another person, without further charge.   Due to administrative costs, preparation and generous cost of the class, refunds will not be provided.  If you indeed experience an true emergency and are unable to attend (i.e. preterm labor, bedrest), it is recommended that your partner attend.  If you have questions, feel free to call us and we well consider the situation.  We appreciate your understanding in this matter. We will email you a refund form, to be completed and returned.  If a refund is approved, it will include the class fee minus any credit card processing and postage/mailing fees.   A check will be mailed to the address provided.

We feel that having a Virtual Class will pretty well eliminate the need for cancellations due to bedrest.  So come join us!

All of the following Classes can be done Virtually as well :

Kicking Chemicals to the Curb

Promoting a Cleaner Lifestyle by Kicking Chemicals to the Curb

This class, taught by Jill Whitfield, CNM, is to discuss promoting a cleaner, healthier lifestyle by “kicking chemicals to the curb”.   We will introduce Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils, their properties and proper use. Due to the extensiveness of this class, small children are discouraged from attending. Nurslings are welcome.  You can also request a private class, in your home at no charge.  Please call 912-598-1713 to schedule.

 

Gentle Babies

This class, taught by Jill Whitfield, CNM, will discuss promoting a cleaner, healthier lifestyle by “kicking chemicals to the curb”.   We will discuss basic Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils information and an introduction on how to use the oils during pregnancy, labor, birth and in babies and children. The class is free of charge. Since this class is extensive, children are discouraged. Nurslings welcome. Seating is limited. The “Gentle Babies Book” will be available for purchase at the class.    Please call 912-598-1713 to schedule.

 

Detoxifying Your Home:  Kicking Chemicals to the Curb

This class, taught by Jill Whitfield, CNM, will explore ways to detoxify your home. It will introduce healthier ways to begin the process of a healthier home and lifestyle. Basics in the use of Essential Oils will also be discussed. Fee: Free of charge.  Since this class is extensive, children are discouraged.  Nurslings invited. Registration is required.  Please call 912-598-1713 to schedule.

 

Detoxifying your Body:  Kicking Chemicals to the Curb

This class, taught by Jill Whitfield, CNM, will explore ways to detoxify your body by “kicking chemicals to the curb”. It will introduce healthier ways to begin the process of a greener nutrition and lifestyle. Sensible ways of turning your nutrition “green and organic” will be explored.  Basics in the use of Essential Oils will also be discussed. Since this class is extensive, children are discouraged.  Nurslings invited. Fee: Free of charge.  You can also request a private class, in your home at no charge.  Please call 912-598-1713 to schedule.

 

P.S.  We have a Prepping Series  as well.  Go check it out.  Being prepared for ANY disaster is always being smart.