First Time Mothers Group

Description:

The First Time Moms’ group is a wonderful opportunity to meet other new mothers, and to speak honestly about the challenges and joys of this important change of life!  Take time for yourself to talk through big changes and connect with and support other women on the same journey.

Each week mothers together with the facilitator at the scheduled time; at the first meeting, participants will choose a time to have a second non-facilitated weekly outing.

Fee: $200

Topics Include:

  • Sleep
  • Isolation
  • Self-image
  • Mom and baby wellness
  • Body image issues
  • Sharing parenting responsibilities
  • Changes to couple relationship
  • Intimacy
  • Maintaining personal and couple identity
  • Balancing baby’s needs with family needs
  • Breast and bottle feeding
  • Functioning without personal space
  • Childcare issues

Meeting Dates:
June 13 – July 25, 2017 1:00PM
July 11 – August 15, 2017 10:30AM
August 8 – September 12, 2017 1:00PM
September 12 – October 17, 2017 10:30AM
October 10 – November 14, 2017 1:00PM
November 14 – December 19, 2017 10:30AM


Second Time Mothers Group

Description:

Have you recently welcomed your second child?  Come meet and chat with other second-time moms and share your thoughts, feelings, and ideas about this stage of motherhood.  The Second Time Moms’ group is a wonderful opportunity to meet other new moms of two and to speak honestly about the challenges, joys, and questions around having two little ones.

This group is intended for moms whose second baby is between 0-6 months

Each week mothers together with the facilitator at the scheduled time; at the first meeting, participants will choose a time to have a second non-facilitated weekly outing.

Fee: $200

Topics Include:

  • Sibling and family adjustment
  • Living without any personal space
  • Your relationship with your older child
  • Behavioral changes/challenges in your older child
  • Behavioral changes or challenges in your first child
  • Managing sleep for everybody
  • Changes to the couple relationship
  • Balancing baby’s needs with family’s needs

Meeting Dates:
July 12 – August 16, 2017 10:00AM
September 6 – October 11, 2017 10:00AM
November 1 – December 13, 2017 (skips 11/22), 10:00AM