Bringing Baby Home Workshop
January 11 & 18, 2020 from 9 am – 4:30 pm each day
River Center, Lebanon
Bringing Baby Home is a research based workshop dedicated to improving the quality of life for babies and children by strengthening their families. Developed by renowned relationship and parenting experts John and Julie Gottman, the Bringing Baby Home workshop is for those who are:
Interested in having a baby
Expecting a baby
Already parenting an infant or toddler (0-3 years old)
The goal of Bringing Baby Home is to equip you with the knowledge and skills sets needed to constructively cope with the various changes that typically occur during the first three years after your baby is born.
In the workshop you and your partner will learn how to do the following:
- Strengthen your friendship
- Increase intimacy and affection
- Work through conflict with greater ease
- Maintain relationship satisfaction
- Reduce Hostility
- Create positive baby-child interactions
- Ensure quality involvement for both parents
- Reduce the incidence or severity of postpartum mood disorders.
Babies in arms welcome. Materials and refreshments provided. Lunch options available at local eateries or bring your own.
Register for $195 if paid by January 3, $250 after. Limited enrollment. Partial scholarships are available.
Cancellation: Registrations that are cancelled 10 or more days in advance will receive full credit minus a $30 processing fee. If you need to cancel less than 10 days before the workshop you can either transfer the registration to a future class or be refunded 50% of the cost. Cancellations less than 72 hours in advance will forfeit the cost of registration.
Friends of the Family reserves the right to cancel the class 7 days prior to the first session if not enough registrations have been received. In that case, a full refund will be given.
Angela & Vince Schwindt
Family Life Educators
Licensed Therapist & Educator