This is what you have been waiting for- a new grandchild! Exciting times! But are you a bit anxious that there may have been some changes since you gave birth to your children? Do you need to learn a bit more about how to support the new breastfeeding mother? What's all this talk about swaddling, "white noise" the "Five S's" and baby wearing? What is attachment parenting? And why are babies now sleeping on their backs? Come and meet other new grandparents as we explain what's new in parenting today and why. You can be the Happiest Grandparent on the Block.
Class length: 90min.
Corky Harvey, MS, RN, IBCLC
Barbara Zimmermann, RN, BSN, IBCLC, CEIM
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Santa Monica: (310) 998-1981
Hollywood: (323) 469-5300
Corky Harvey, MS, RN, IBCLC is the founder of The Pump Station & Nurtury® -the first new parent resource center of its kind. She is a registered nurse with a Master's degree in maternal/newborn nursing from the University of Maryland. She is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, a certified Happiest Baby on the Block educator, and was a long-time Childbirth Educator. Corky does one-on-one lactation consultations, teaches Prenatal Breastfeeding, Baby Care, and new Grandparents classes. She was on the faculty of the UCLA Lactation Educator and Consultant programs for many years and still lectures at hospitals, conferences and parent venues. Corky has three grown children who were breastfed and she loves to claim that their intelligence is linked to this.
Barbara Zimmermann, RN, BSN, IBCLC, CEIM is a registered pediatric nurse and Board Certified Lactaton Consultant. She provides individual breastfeeding consultations both in store and sees families in their homes. Barbara also teaches classes on infant massage as well as classes for new grandparents who want to learn about current parenting techniques. Barbara has two grown children and she and her husband are thrilled to be living nearby their three energetic grandsons.