RCP Webinar Series

The intent of the RCP webinar series is to offer a variety of perinatal topics that would appeal to providers working in all areas of maternal and newborn health. The sessions are offered through virtual applications such as Zoom for Healthcare and Webex. Occasionally sessions may be recorded and made available on this page for later viewing.

Skilled Labour Support: Releasing your Nursing Super Power!

Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 12:00 to 14:00

About this Session: This session may appeal to providers practicing in Labour and Birth Units in facilities with an active Maternal Newborn Service, as well as others with a specific interest in supportive care in labour.


  1. Explore the nature of pain throughout the stages of labour.
  2. Describe factors that contribute to the experience of pain in labour, as well as factors that facilitate coping.
  3. Increase understanding of the impact of pain and/or suffering on labour progress.
  4. Increase understanding of the principles of supportive care in labour and its related benefits.
  5. Identify and demonstrate supportive methods of pain relief used during labour that may also facilitate labour progress.
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