The complete prenatal yoga class


  • Pregnant women who are 14 weeks into their pregnancy onwards.  

  • The classes work best when you start early and carry on throughout your pregnancy until birth.

  • Teach you practical techniques to help your body release and relax in preparation for labour e.g. water as a form of pain relief

  • Demonstrate the importance of breathing for relaxation, focus & natural pain relief

  • Provide a time for relaxation in the midst of a stressful situation

  • Give you an opportunity to meet other pregnant women, relax and have fun.

  • Facilitate discussions about changes/discomforts that occur during the pregnancy and issues around pregnancy, labour & birth

  • Explore appropriate and effective yoga positions to aid labour e.g. using gravity

  • Show you ways of using a birth ball and birthing pool

  • Create a space to share experiences of pregnancy and birth, which can help the individual as well as the whole group

  • Offering you over 2 decades of Active Birth/YogaBirth experience and expertise.

  • Dance and movement also included in the sessions

  • Initial registration followed by 4 - weekly blocks bookings

The class finishes with a visualisation and relaxation. 

Essential oils are also used in the class and can be purchased through www.mydoterra.com/doulaessence


You are welcome to bring bottled water into class. You are invited to bring your own blankets, cushions and yoga mats, although yoga mats are provided.


Classes Times and Venue:

New Ter

Monday evenings 6.00-7.15pm 

29 Forest View Road E17 4EJ (6 January 2020)

Wednesday evening 6.30-7.45pm

Barkantine Practice

121 West Ferry Road, E14 8JH

1-2-1 Private sessions available with Arlene 

follow the link  to bookings.