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Parents Education & Support Group - Hudson
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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Hudson Hospital & Clinic
405 Stageline Road
Hudson, WI 54016
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Paige Lewis
Phone: (715) 531-6029
No Fee

Share support and encouragement with others who are experiences similar joys and concerns of parenting. This ongoing drop-in group meets in a relaxed environment twice a month. Topics rotate from general facilitated support discussions to more formal educational lessons with guest speakers. The group's goal is to help families transition into life with baby through support, education and connections to others.

Cost: Free
Time: 10-11:30 a.m., 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month

New Parents Education and Support Group Upcoming Meetings and Guest Speakers/Topics in 2018:

January 2:  Cindy Gulyash, RDN, CD, CLC PH Nutritionist/WIC Project Nutritionist, Saint Croix County Public Health

January 16:  Christine Soukup Instructor for Baby Boot Camp ® (Stroller-based fitness for mom & baby), “Post-Partum Health and Fitness

February 6: Susan Hodnefield, Lead Parent Educator, Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley, “Helping Your Baby Sleep”

February 20: Heather Prigge, RN, CLC St. Croix Public Health, "Answer Breastfeeding Questions and other Infant Questions, Scale Available, Infants Weights Can Be Checked”

March 6: Kathleen Barrett OTR/L, Occupational Therapist, St. Croix Therapy, "Sensory Processing for Babies”… Looking at Your Child Through a Sensory Lens" (sensory processing, how sensory input affects babies in various ways, how to live with your child's sensory differences)

March 20: Dr. Micki Flynn, OD, Christenson Vision Care, “The InfantSEE program, Eye Care for Infants”

April 3:  Kiki Dickinson, PT St. Croix Therapy, "Container Babies, Importance of Tummy Time, Preventing Torticollis"

April 17: Heidi Limpert, B.S. Exercise Science, Essential Oil Educator, ACSM Certified Personal Trainer, "Aromatherapy at Home:  Safely Using Essential Oils with Infants and Children, Home Remedies and Alternatives for Household Cleaners"

May 1: Kelsey Kaufman, Fitness and Yoga Instructor, Hudson Hospital & Clinic Rehab Department, “Mommy, Daddy and Baby Yoga” (comfortable clothing is recommended, yoga mats are provided, participation is optional)

May 15: Emily Kerber, MS/CCC-SLP, Speech and Language Pathologist from St Croix Therapy, “Feeding and Oral Motor Skill Development from Birth-Two Years Old”

June 5: Dr. Elizabeth Schertz, Pediatrician from Hudson Physicians, “Ask a Pediatrician”

June 19: Brian Burns, MS, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist from Couples & Family Therapy Center, LLC, “Emotional Resilience…. what helps us get through stressful and difficult things in life”

July 3:  Jessie Hiniker, "Everything You Wanted to Know About Getting Started with Cloth Diapering"  & Erin Walejko will also be here to share, "Baby Led Weaning: an Alternative to Traditional Purees"

July 17:  Robyn Cox, CNM, Hudson Physicians and Erika Schendel, LGSW, CAPSW Manager, Patient Experience and Social Services, "Postpartum Mental Health"

August 7:  Kiki Dickinson, PT, St Croix Therapy, "Container Babies, Importance of Tummy Time, Preventing Torticollis"

August 21:  Kristin Miller, RDN, CD, Registered Dietitian Hudson Hospital & Clinic, "Eat Well and Spend Less....Get Advice on meal planning, shopping, and preparing delicious, satisfying, healthy and inexpensive meals"

September 4: Jolene Daulton PT, Daulton Physical Therapy and Fitness LLC, “The Mummy Pooch: Tips for Fixing Postpartum Abdominal Separation (Diastasis Recti) and a Weak Pelvic Floor”

September 18: Inter generational Opportunity for Families at Presbyterian Homes and Services-Woodland Hills Hudson:  “Music, Story time, and Play- An inter generation program lead by the residents of Woodland Hill Senior Living” *** Meeting will be held at the Woodland Hill Auditorium at Presbyterian Homes in Hudson 441 Stageline Road, in Hudson.

October 2: Tracey Bishop, M.A., L.P.C. Hudson Counseling Services, “1, 2, 3 Magic…. Effective Discipline for Children”

October 16:  Annual Halloween Event/ Please RSVP if you plan to participate to Paige Lewis at 715-531-6029 or by 10/9/16

November 6:
Danielle Cernohous, MA, Mental Health Counselor, "Celebrating the Holidays with Babies and Toddlers"

November 20: Kristin Miller, RDN, CD, Registered Dietitian Hudson Hospital and Clinic, Topic to Be Determined

December 4: Krista Dorgan, MA, LMFT, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, from Couples and Family Therapy Center, LLC “Emotional Development in Children and Healthy Parent-Child Attachment”

December 18: TBD




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