The Antenatal Course
A reassuring, fact-filled birth prep course taught by an expert team
Becca brings real warmth and approachability to learning this stuff.
Ruth, GP (34 weeks pregnant)
You want to know what happens in childbirth,
without feeling like there’s a right or wrong way.
You want all the details …
… but in your own time (and on your own sofa)
Antenatal courses can have a bit of a reputation.
Perhaps you’re worried about an agenda on the ‘right’ way to labour, or feed your baby.
Maybe in-person classes – breathing exercises and talking vaginas in a room full of other couples – sounds cringe.
Or perhaps it’s too much of a time commitment. You have better things to do with your pre-baby evenings!
But you might have heard that births are unpredictable, and you’d like to know more...
If you’ve ever wanted to pin down a labour-ward doctor, or another mum, and ask them every question on your mind
If you want to know what happens in labour – from first contractions (or no contractions) to the baby being out, and all the different ways it can go
You need clear, practical guidance and facts about birth. A course you can watch (and re-watch) at your own pace, on your own sofa, when you feel ready.
My birth didn't go to plan. And that was okay. I was really quite relaxed thanks to the course.
I was induced – no problem at all. The doctors explained the potential escalation of interventions, which I obviously already knew from watching the videos.
The Antenatal Course from A Mother Place is designed to give you the full, no-agenda low-down on pregnancy and childbirth, via:
Instant access to a fact-filled library of video lessons on every aspect of pregnancy and labour
The course is really practical on the mechanics of labour.
But also gives loads of detail on what it can feel like emotionally. So it really helps you get in the right headspace.
A lot of women don’t get the gritty details until their actual birth experience – and find antenatal courses prescriptive about the ‘right’ way to do things.
Growing up with a labour-ward doctor as a father, Becca Maberly knew more than most about the reality of childbirth.
After having her own children, Becca joined forces with her dad and founded A Mother Place so they could combine and share their knowledge with parents-to-be.
I set up this course with you in mind if:
- You can’t get to an in-person course
- You don’t feel like sitting in a room full of couples, practicing breathing techniques, or watching water-birth videos…
- You’d simply rather do your pregnancy homework on your own sofa, in your loungewear!
When 2020 hit, a lot of people woke up to the benefits of online learning… You don’t need to take notes! Or ask the teacher to repeat themselves!
You’ve got the info at your fingertips when you forget what was said, or want to go over the more complicated bits one more time. And best of all, you can do it at home.
But that’s not all that’s great, or different, about this course.
It’s designed to guide you through the what-ifs and could-be’s that play on your mind, and let you relax more about what’s coming.
When you’re aware of the full spectrum of potential births, you’ll feel empowered to make decisions and go with the flow.
And you’ll understand that whatever happens, you’re not getting anything ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ when it comes to your birth.
What’s inside the course?
Buy the Antenatal course today and get immediate access to everything:
Exercising while pregnant with expert Jane Wake
4 videos on relaxation, safe exercise, cardio and strength training
Guide to Hypnobirthing from Midwife Marley.
2 calming videos teaching breathing techniques
Plus: What to expect after your birth
A bonus video module + 2 fact sheets, covering all aspects of life after the birth:
what nobody tells you about the first hours and days with your new baby.