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Birthing Classes

KBBirth – Birth Your Way in Israel

The KBBirth course empowers you to discover your unique path to birth without being tied to a specific method. It provides a comprehensive preparation that guides you to find what suits you best.


Understanding Childbirth

Get to know the ins and outs of childbirth, from what it involves to the shared journey of moms and babies. Learn how to turn this knowledge into a positive experience and create a supportive birth environment.


Emotions and Relaxation

Tackle fears as opportunities for growth, and build confidence through a balance of accepting challenges, positive thinking, and mindfulness. Discover relaxation techniques and Hypnobirthing tools for a more comfortable birth.


Birth from a Medical Perspective

Gain knowledge on the medical side of birth, including interventions and medical pain relief options. Explore the Israeli maternity care system, and learn how to make informed choices by understanding your options and rights.


Practical Skills for Labor

Ready yourself for labor with practical tips for a smoother experience, covering positions, movements, and essential tools. Build your toolkit for birth with coping strategies, comfort measures, and pain management techniques.


Practice and Plan for Birth

Craft your personalized birth plan for various scenarios, ensuring an empowering experience for any type of birth. Practice the tools so you are truly ready to ride those waves of childbirth.


Prepare for & Navigate Postpartum

Consider the entire family in your preparations, addressing the well-being of your body, relationships, the new baby, and the emotional aftermath of the birthing process. Includes breastfeeding preparation.

Discover How KBBirth Empowered Parents-to-Be Like You

Before doing this course I was fearful over giving birth. But I have to commend Lea Reichel for an incredible course. Not only is it full of rich information about the whole birthing process but Lea is a fantastic birthing coach, always being available for any questions you may have.
This course allows you to prepare at your own speed, rewatch videos for information and amazing content to download in order to be 100% prepared for the big day.
I definitely recommend this course!

– Adina, online course
Amazing course, super informative and clearly explained practical knowledge.
I had Lea as my Doula as well, and she was a calming presence in the room, guiding me by telling me what to expect at every stage as the stages were happening. This contributed to my having a a positive birth experience. I highly recommend her, both for the course and as a Doula.

Elisheva&Avi, online course & doula
I highly recommend Knowledge Based Birth to any couple going through pregnancy. The instructor is passionate, knowledgeable and so welcoming. She gave us a wide array of knowledge which helped us prepare for the birth, helped us during the labor process and afterwards as well. We thoroughly enjoyed our experience with the course and how much it impacted us during this special time in our lives.

-Avi&Ilana, private course
I cannot thank you enough for the course and your amazing support. I managed to breath properly and remain calm with the tools we learned. My husband was an amazing birth partner, as was my mom. Your course was invaluable for the birth. My husband and I were both prepared and felt comfortable advocating for ourselves.

-D&E, private course
Lea’s course was extremely comprehensive and thorough, and really walked me through every aspect of the lead up to labour and labour itself! I found it very informative and useful to know what to expect, and the practical tools to help me through the journey were extremely valuable. The supporting material and documents were also very helpful to have. Lea was always available and responsive to any questions along the way which was much appreciated!

-Joella, online course
We really enjoyed working with Lea in the KBBirth Preparation course! Not only was she professional and prepared but we also appreciated all of the extra handouts, research, and guided meditations. The course itself covered so many topics and allowed us to discuss fears during birth, learn breathwork and helpful poses, and also covered very helpful topics like postpartum and medical interventions. We highly recommend working with Lea and appreciate her knowledge and attitude very much!

-Tal, private course

Self-Paced Online Course, Private Sessions, or Group Classes – What is Right for You?

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At Your Own Pace & From the Comfort of Your Home
Online Childbirth Education Course

What You Get:

- Comprehensive Video Content: Over 7 hours of short videos, accessible on your phone, laptop, or tablet at your pace.
- Practical Exercises & Worksheets: Empowering independent practice for you and your partner to practice course tools.
- 9-Month Unlimited Access: Explore all content at your convenience.
- Valuable Extras: Recorded guided relaxations & scripts, birth plan template, hospital bag list, course notes booklet, and more.
- Personalized Support: Exclusive Facebook group & lesson comments to ask questions.
-Bonus Content: Quick-reference summaries on decision-making, tool summaries, and breastfeeding tips.

Birth REady Essential Package

• Self-Paced Online Course (9 months access)
• Self-Printable Materials / Online Resources
• Availability for Questions via Facebook group & comments in the course

Costs: 590₪

Birth Prep Package Deluxe

• Self-paced online course
• 2-hour private session (online or in Jerusalem)
• Direct WhatsApp support, Facebook group access, and course comment availability
• GIFT BASKET: A home-delivered package including a birth ball, course notes booklet, affirmation cards, printed materials, and a room spray for birth

Costs: 990₪

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Just you and Me
Private & Semi-Private Course

Do you want to receive top-notch birth preparation that covers emotional, practical, and informational aspects and treat yourself to a private or semi-private course for the most personalized preparation possible?
If so, this course is a perfect fit for you!

✔️ 11 Hours of Comprehensive Lessons: Dive deep into a wealth of knowledge, practical exercises & emotional preparation.

✔️ Access to Information After the Course: Access online videos & exercises after the course ends, so you can redo what you want, whenever you want to.

✔️ Personalized Follow-Up Support: I am available for questions even after the course ends.

✔️ Comprehensive Resource Kit: Your toolkit includes a printed booklet, affirmation cards, engaging exercises, and soothing relaxation scripts & audios.

✔️ Exclusive Community Access: Join our private Facebook community, connecting with fellow parents on the same journey during the course.

Where? In Jerusalem in your or my home (additional fee if you life more than 20 minutes drive away from Adam Street), or Online.
Private Course: 3 meetings of 3 hours before birth, one 2-hour meeting afterwards.

Costs: 2500 NIS / 1500 for doula clients

Semi-private course: Sign-up together with a friend and you both pay each 1500 NIS.

Private single meetings (if you've given birth before): If you wish to concentrate solely on specific aspects of birth preparation and not undertake the full course—perhaps to review key information on certain topics—please feel free to contact me. I will provide you with a personalized plan tailored to your needs. The cost is 450 NIS per 2-hour session, with the option to book 2 sessions for 800 NIS.

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Let's get Together

✔ Group Support: Meet other parents who go through the same

✔ Flexible Learning: Self-paced modules; access the online course for 9 months!

✔ Personalized Support: Address emotional challenges and questions in the private session.

✔ Pregnancy, Birth, Postpartum: Covers pregnancy, birth, and postpartum phases comprehensively – not just birth!

✔ Practical Tools: Learn Tools and understand what works how.

✔ Holistic Preparation: Prepares emotionally, practically, and informatively for childbirth.

✔ Presents Included: Receive a course notes booklet + printed materials, a room spray for birth, affirmation cards, and even a birth ball!

✔ Compassionate Support: Learn from and with someone who really KNOWS birth and cares about you having the best possible start into parenthood.

How does it work?

5 meetings of 2.5 hours each during pregnancy + 1 meeting of 2 hours after birth, access to online course for 9 months.

Price: 1400 NIS.

If you encounter financial difficulties due to the current situation or similar circumstances and require an installment plan, please contact me.

The location will be in southern Jerusalem.

Group Courses start upon request of at least 4 women/couples. If you organize a group of at least 4 couples you receive a 200NIS discount.

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This course empowers you with knowledge about how birth functions, fostering trust in your body and providing practical tools for a more comfortable birth. It also equips you to make informed decisions, that align with your unique needs and preferences by understanding the benefits and risks of different birth options and medical interventions.


The course offers instruction in various tools like massage, movements, and positions, breathing, using the voice, birth scarves, and more. It also teaches relaxation techniques to release feel-good hormones, making sure body & mind work together. It includes tools not only for birth but for pregnancy & postpartum too!


The course takes you through a process, that enhances relaxation, self-assurance, and your ability to make the right decisions for yourself and your baby. This newfound confidence becomes the centerpiece of your pregnancy, birth, and postpartum experience, regardless of the specific circumstances surrounding your baby’s birth.

Who is the Birth Educator?

Lea Reichel, MA, certified doula, birth educator, B.O.T. facilitator

Lea’s mission is to empower parents for birth in Israel. She provides evidence-based information while also offering compassionate and comprehensive guidance. Certified in trauma-informed care, she nurtures a non-judgmental space for parents to grow, focusing on enabling the best possible start into parenthood.