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4/26/21: Mayo Clinic’s Perinatal Education Program here in Rochester, MN is still providing education and support during this unprecedented time with in-person classes, some virtual-interactive live classroom offerings on Zoom, and online eClass options. We are taking every precaution to ensure that the health and safety of our class participants and educators remain a top priority. Safety measures are in place for in-person classes that include reduced class sizes, room arrangement that supports safe distancing, health screening of participants, and a requirement for everyone to wear a mask through the duration of the class. If you choose not to take in-person classes, we still have the following eClasses available: Understanding Birth, Understanding Breastfeeding, Understanding Infant and Child Safety, and Understanding Your Newborn.

  • Mayo Clinic Perinatal Education Program

    Perinatal Education at Mayo Clinic provides a wide selection of classes that will help you and your family welcome and care for your new baby.

Our Philosophy

Mayo Clinic’s Perinatal Education Program believes the birth of a baby is one of the most important events...

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Classes

The Perinatal Education Program provides classes for families preparing to welcome and care for a newborn.

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Family Birth Center Tours

A video tour of the Mayo Clinic Family Birth Center, Mother Baby Unit and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is available...

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Mindfulness-Based Childbirth & Parenting (MBCP)

Looking for birth and parenting education that prepares you for more than just the day you give birth? Mindfulness skills are for life. Having a baby is often one of the most transformative experiences in a person’s life.

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FAQs

This is my first pregnancy: What classes should I take?

I’m having another child: What classes should I take?

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