CPR Events

Natural Birth Options in Seattle: An introduction to having your baby at home or a birth center

-- Wednesday, 4:00 PM

Wondering what your natural birth options are in the greater Seattle area?

Join your center and home birth community at CPR Tacoma for a 1.5 hour informational talk presented by midwives, doulas, and parents who have given natural births. Topics covered include:

  • A brief history on births in the US, and when/why births transitioned from the home to the hospital
  • Why choose a center / home birth: how natural birth can be a healthy option for mother and baby alike
  • Good candidates for a healthy center / home birth
  • The role of a midwife in homebirths
  • The role of a doula in homebirths
  • Comfort measures

After the talk, join us for a table event from 12:00pm - 1:30pm where you can meet various vendors from the home birth community.