12 month access – 9 modules – videos, audios and handouts
This online course is your ideal preparation for child birth, following official insurance guidelines.
Prepare for Birth flexibly from Home
Meet Lois, your teacher and coach for this course
and find out more about her professional and personal background.
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In this module, you will learn how to arrive at a place of strength, connection and clarity towards the end of your pregnancy.
In this module, you will understand the changes happening to your body towards the end of pregnancy and how you can deal with them effectively.
In this module, you will learn all about how to plan and prepare for your birth. You will get to know your options in German hospitals, set up your logistics plan and find out what papers.
In this module, you will get a good overview of the different stages of labor. You will learn how to identify the first signs of labor, understand the nature of contractions, and the process of a birth and possible deviations.
This module prepares you to actually deliver your baby. You will learn how exactly the final birth process goes and what you can do to facilitate it. You will also learn about the birth of the placenta and what is done right after birth with the umbilical cord and examinations.
Now, that you know all you need to know about birth, it’s time to plan your own. Lois coaches you through specific questions that will enable you to create an elaborate, well thought through birth plan.
This module is on you becoming a mother and becoming parents. Lois addresses expectations, anticipation and insecurities and helps you to set loving intentions.
This module helps you to understand your needs as a new mother after birth. You will learn about the changes in your body and your mind and how to best support your postpartum phase.
This module prepares you for the first tasks with your baby: changing diapers, breastfeeding, hygiene and sleeping.
For those of you who want to go deeper or have specific needs, we added a range of optional lessons for you.
Lois Erhart – Midwife
Lois is a mom of two and a certified midwife, she assisted births in a in a natural setting since 2017.
During her work as a midwife she focuses on reproductive justice, sex positivity, and queer care. She is specialized in birth preparation, emotional first aid, Bereavement management, home births, homeopathy, kinesio taping and counseling for miscarriages.
“I completed my midwife training in Germany in a big Level 1 hospital and therefore have experience in every birthing environment. Birthing wards, c section rooms, birthing centers and homebirth. On top of that I’ve cared for mothers in special psychiatric wards and supported them with their babies postpartum. Which basically means that it can provide for all families and babies, even those in serious situations.”
Like many of those who are looking for an english birth preparation course, Lois is also an expat! And although she has been living and working in Germany since 2011, she still feels very much like a born and bred Scottish Girl.
Yes, this birth preparation course offers you all the content that a regular birth preparation course covers in Germany. The course was created by experienced experts, midwives and gynecologists and offers you all the information and topics for childbirth. You can view the course at any time, whether from home, on the couch or on the way to work.
Many health insurance companies and private insurance partners reimburse our birth preparation course. Further details and conditions can be found under the following link.
After purchase you will receive digital access to the course for 12 months. The course is divided into 3 parts and 9 modules in total including a bonus chapter.
Each module has a different focus such as birth or postpartum care. In each module you will find different videos, podcasts and articles that you can work through at your own pace and in the order of your choice. You will also receive a handout for every module which summarizes the most important info.
No! The content of keleya is intended for general informational purposes only. The information is in no way a substitute for professional advice and/or treatment during pregnancy. You should definitely contact your doctor, your midwife or your clinic for all individual questions and decisions about health.
Are you still looking for a midwife? You can easily find an available midwife on ammely.de. This service is available in more than 26 languages.
Your access will be available for 12 months.