Preparing for the Hospital and New Born Care
Don't wait until you are matched, be prepared! You never know when the call may come.
When: July 27, 2013
Where: 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. (with 1/2 hour lunch on your own)
at the Offices of Nina Anderson, LCSW
801 Portola Drive
San Francisco, CA 94127
This 4 hour workshop is divided into to two parts:
Preparing for the hospital (provided by Nina Anderson,LCSW)
Increase your confidence and understanding regarding the hospital experience.Learn how to prepare for the hospital from the time leading up to the delivery, at the hospital and birth, and going home from the hospital. Learn what to expect at the hospital, how to support our birth mother, and gain skills to manage this emotionally charged time. Also we will review timelines regarding relinquishment and post placement contact with birth parents.
Newborn Care (provided by Rosangela Branganca, Post Partum Doula)
Learn the basics of new born care including feeding, bathing, diapering and more. Also we will discuss attachment and bonding.
Education Hours may be applicable to home study education requirement depending on your agency.
Fee: $80 per person for full workshop, $45 per person per section
REGISTER ONLINE - Space is limited, in the event there is not a minimum of 5 attendees, the workshop may be cancelled and your fee will be returned.