Healthy Children Project, Inc.
East Sandwich, MA 02537
Tel: (508) 888-8044


skin-to-skin Support Materials

skin-to-skin support materials may be ordered from Health Education Associates, Tel: 508.888.8044 / Fax: 508.888.8050 (order form)


skin-to-skin DVDskin-to-skin in the First Hour After Birth: Practical Advice for Staff after Vaginal and Cesarean Birth

This video is intended to assist staff in providing behaviorally appropriate, individualized, baby adapted care for the full term newborn using the best practice of skin-to-skin contact in the first hour after birth.

This 40 minute video is divided into 3 sections:

Section 1: reviews the importance of skin-to-skin in the first hour and shows examples of newborns in the 9 stages of the first hour after birth.

Section 2: offers practical advice for staff after a vaginal birth. This section follows a vaginally born baby through the 9 stages of the first hour.

Section 3: offers practical advice for staff after a cesarean birth. This section follows a cesarean born baby through the 9 stages of the first hour.

Produced by the Healthy Children Project, Inc., Inc.
DVD, 39 minutes, $45.00 - English, French and Chinese translation

Purchase the DVD
skin-to-skin in the First Hour After Birth: Practical Advice for Staff after Vaginal and Cesarean Birth

 



Magical Hour DVD

 

 


The Magical Hour

The breathtaking award-winning DVD for prospective parents,The Magical Hour: Holding Your Baby skin-to-skin for the First Hour After Birth is perfect for birthing classes, lactation consultants, and anyone interested in implementing skin-to-skin in the first hour.

The DVD guides you through the beauty and magic of the first hour after birth and a baby's nine instinctive stages. Each of these stages are beautifully illustrated and discussed. Combining stunning videography of babies during this amazing time with the humorous and practical insights of real parents and the grounded research of international experts. This DVD is both heartwarming and informative.

This DVD that is an essential teaching tool for all childbirth educators, labor and delivery wards, and lactation counselors!

For more information go to our website dedicated to the Magical Hour.

Produced by the Healthy Children Project, Inc., Inc.
DVD, 30 minutes, $45.00 - English, Spanish, Russian and French translation

Purchase the DVD
The Magical Hour: Holding Your Baby skin-to-skin in the First Hour After Birth

You can now rent The Magical Hour for 24 or 48 hours or download to own with unlimited viewing.


The First Hour After Birth: A Baby's 9 Instinctive Stages

This full color poster documents a baby's 9 instinctive stages the first hour after birth. Photographs beautifully depict each of the 9 stages.

14 x 20 full color, heavy poster stock. $5.00 each
English or Spanish translation

  9 Stages poster

Magical Hour

The Magical Hour: The Coffee Table Book

A lovely full color photo book with stunning images of each of the nine stages. Intended as a simple educational tool for parents, this book is sure to peak the interest of perspective parents and have them wanting to learn more about skin-to-skin in the first hour.

8x8, 20 pages $25.00 - English and French translation


Tear-Off Pads

How to Hold Your Baby Skin-to-Skin

The First Hour After Birth:
A Baby's 9 Instinctive Stages

Tear Pad

Tear-off pad


A double sided tear-off pad which explains the benefits of holding your baby skin-to-skin in the hospital for healthy term babies, the special care nursery and at home.
Available in English or Spanish.

8.5 x 11, 100 sheets, $14.00 per pad


This tear-off pad clearly explains the nine observable newborn stages that occur when a baby is in skin-to-skin contact after birth. Available in English or spanish.

8.5 x 11, 100 sheets, $14.00 per pad


The Magical Hour: The 9 Instinctive Stages Full Color Tear Pad

9 Instinctive Stages 9 Instinctive Stages


Each of the nine stages are beautifully shown with full color photographs. Tear pad is double sided, English on one side, Spanish on the other. 50 sheets per pad, 8 1/2 x 11 $20.00 per pad


You can order these materials from Health Education Associates, Tel: 508.888.8044 / Fax: 508.888.8050 (order form)