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Perinatal Movement Workshop: Part I

  • Bellies and Babies 4412-D Monroe Road Charlotte, NC 28205 (map)

There’s a lot of questions and misunderstandings when it comes to specific exercise during pregnancy and motherhood. What’s the best type? Are there modifications every woman needs to make? How do you heal postpartum?

Colleen Flaherty of Prokreate is teaching this 2-part workshop for birth and postpartum workers, yoga instructors, personal trainers, chiropractors, massage therapists, and anyone who works directly with pregnant and postpartum women.

Part I will cover Pregnancy:

  • Pregnancy specific movement, modifications, and substitutions
  • The Core Canister: breath/diaphragm/pelvic floor

  • Training for reduced injuries and optimal birth (fetal positioning, lower interventions)

  • Breath, stability, posture for safe, everyday movements

  • Avoiding Diastasis Recti, is it possible?

Part II will cover Postpartum:

  • Postpartum trunk rehabilitation progression

  • Breathing, stability, posture optimization in mom life

  • Healing Diastasis Recti

  • Preventing incontinence and other pelvic floor issues

Cost:
$225 | $197 early bird special until 4/15
$300 at the door