Gain Expert Insights! 12/16 Workshop for Foreign Pregnant Women:”Childbirth & Postpartum” (in English)

If you find yourself feeling anxious about the prospect of giving birth in Japan due to unfamiliarity with the culture and language,why not join our Foreign Pregnant Women Workshop (conducted in English) held at St. Luke International University?

This event  presents a valuable opportunity for foreign pregnant women to acquire a comprehensive understanding of various facets related to childbirth.. We will provide clear and concise explanations about the childbirth process, effective communication with hospitals,postpartum bodily changes,.navigating life with your baby, and the essential support from your partner.

Please feel free to contact us. We await your participation.

  • Date: December 16, 2023 (Saturday)
  • Location: St. Luke International University OMURA Susumu & Mieko Memorial St. Luke’s Center for Clinical Academia 2F-3210
  • Address: 3-6-2 Tukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo(Tukiji sta.)access
  • Application Deadline: December 10, 2023 (Sunday) or when the maximum capacity is reached
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Participation Fee:
    • Single Participant: ¥500
    • Pair Discount: ¥800 (we recommend your partner’s participation)
  • Target Audience: 15 pregnant women (in their 24th week of pregnancy or beyond), with partner participation encouraged
  • Instructor:  Yukari Igarashi, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N. (Professor of Women’s Health and Midwifery, St. Luke International University). She is a specialist in transcultural nursing and has developed informative booklets on childbirth and parenting, available in 18 languages. Her dedication extends to empowering foreign children with comprehensive sexual education and life planning guidance. She is deeply committed to offering childbirth and parenting support for foreign women and their families, addressing health concerns across different stages of foreign women’s lives. Moreover, she provides invaluable support to healthcare professionals and caregivers engaged in providing care to individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • How to Apply: Application Form
  • For registration and questions, please contact us at We’re looking forward to your participation!