Understanding Your Newborn - Online (Class 2)




This online course is designed to prepare you for birth and care for a newborn. This class will focus on caring for your newborn during the first three months of your baby's life.

Whether you are new to parenting, re-entering the world of newborns or beginning this journey in a new country, Overlake is here to help you every step of the way. This class is great for grandparents, too!

Topics include:

  • Understanding a newborn body and ways to hold a newborn.
  • Benefits of skin-to-skin.
  • Newborn characteristics, behaviors and development.
  • Diapering, swaddling, bathing.
  • Recognizing hunger cues and feeding patterns.
  • Understanding newborn cries and responding to their needs.
  • Newborn necessities.
  • American Academy of Pediatrics' recommendations for baby's health.


We also offer the following online/virtual classes:


Understanding Birth

Breastfeeding Basics

Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby

Yoga for Pregnancy

Overlake Childbirth Center Tour




Contact us: classes@overlakehospital.org