Comforting Touch For Birth Course: Empowering Parents with Essential Skills

Class Description

Welcome to the Comforting Touch For Birth Course, a unique learning experience designed to empower expectant parents and their partners with the tools they need to provide comfort during labor. This course is centered around the fundamental principles of skillful touch, teaching a variety of massage techniques and acupressure points that can be used during and between contractions.

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available for 3 months from purchase

Why Choose the Comforting Touch For Birth Course?

The birth of a baby is a transformative event, and the experience can be enhanced by the power of comforting touch. This course is designed to equip parents and partners with the knowledge and techniques to provide soothing, supportive touch during labor.


The course is led by experienced therapists and doulas who have spent years perfecting the art of comforting touch. They share their expertise through comprehensive video tutorials, detailed guidebooks, and interactive sessions.

What You Will Learn

The Comforting Touch For Birth Course is divided into several sections, each designed to provide you with a deep understanding of comforting touch techniques:


  • Welcome to Comforting Touch! – Meet your teacher and understand what you need for the class.
  • Video Library – Dive into the class outline and learn about comforting touch through detailed video tutorials.
  • Discovering Restful and Restorative Yoga E-book – Enhance your learning with this e-book, which provides additional insights into restful and restorative yoga.
  • More Resources For You – Access additional resources to further your understanding and practice of comforting touch.
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The Power of Comforting Touch

Comforting touch is more than just a physical act; it’s a way of communicating love, support, and reassurance during a time of intense emotional and physical change. It can help alleviate discomfort, reduce stress, and foster a deeper connection between partners.


The Comforting Touch For Birth Course is not just about learning techniques; it’s about understanding the principles behind them. It’s about learning how to be present, how to listen with your hands, and how to respond in a way that brings comfort and relief.

Meet Your Teacher!

Yiska Obadia

Yiska is a passionate teacher and healing arts practitioner, with over 25 years of experience as a massage therapist, acupuncturist and birth doula. Yiska created Comforting Touch for Birth to teach doulas and parents-to-be how to skillfully provide hands-on support for birthing people, through her workshops and digital guidebook. Most recently she added Comforting Touch for Babies and Havening Techniques to her repertoire. Yiska is based in NYC. 


Join Us


Join the Comforting Touch For Birth Course today and gain the confidence and skills you need to provide comforting touch during labor. This course is more than just a learning experience; it’s a journey towards a more connected, comforting, and empowering birth experience.