What you get with your online course

Ready to learn what happens at every stage of the labor and birth process? The key to a confident pregnancy is knowing what to expect along the way. Our information is fact-based and the course is easy to navigate. So jump in, have fun, and take each course whenever (and wherever) it works for you!

  • Led by Jen Wade, certified childbirth educator and doula

  • 10 chapters and 23 lessons

  • Vaginal and cesarean birth stories

  • 23 videos and 11 interactive games

  • 7 downloadable PDFs, including a birth plan, labor positions, and a labor goody bag checklist

Hi! I’m Jen Wade

Certified Childbirth Educator & Doula

I’m so excited to have you here with us on this journey into labor and birth. Here at ParentSource™ by CCI, we are passionate about educating and empowering couples to have a healthy and joyful pregnancy, birth, and postpartum period. Imagine having a partner who is able to assist with physical comforts, relaxation techniques, and emotional support! This is what we seek for ourselves, and I am happy to offer the same experience to you!

“I loved the set up, the flow and the content. She is teaching at a pace I understand and I learned a lot.”

Valerie C.

“Beautifully done with a thorough and balanced curriculum. Jammed packed with easy to follow and engaging videos and text. Nicely demonstrated breathing and comfort techniques. ”

Sharon C.

Ready to learn what happens at every stage of the labor & birth process?

  • 1

    Welcome

    • Welcome to Your Labor and Birth Journey

  • 2

    Intro to Labor

    • Intro to Labor

    • Common Labor Questions

  • 3

    Labor

    • Stages of Labor

    • First Stage of Labor

    • Second Stage of Labor

    • Third Stage of Labor

    • Vaginal Birth Story

  • 4

    Pain and Comfort Measures

  • 5

    Warning Signs

    • Warning Signs

  • 6

    Routine Procedures & Interventions

    • Routine Procedures

    • Interventions

    • Medications

  • 7

    Cesarean Birth

    • Reasons for a Cesarean Birth

    • Preparation and Birth

    • Immediate Post-Operative Recovery

    • VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean)

    • Cesarean Birth Story

  • 8
  • 9

    Conclusion

    • Congratulations

  • 10

    Tool Kit

    • Labor and Birth Tool Kit

  • 11

    Survey

    • Survey