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Baby and Us: Session Two

  • Robin Hills Farm 20390 Michigan 52 Chelsea, MI, 48118 United States (map)

Equipping Couples Transitioning to Parenthood

In this 2-part class series, licensed therapist Marla Field will teach new parents (or parents-to-be!) practical and research-driven strategies for transitioning into parenthood while nurturing a strong, healthy partnership. Each session will consist of a lecture, group discussion, and workshop time for couples. Infants up to 1 year of age are welcome to come along.

Session 1 will introduce the basics of the Gottman method, a set of strategies for building strong families popularized in Bringing Baby Home. After a brief overview of the research supporting this method, couples will learn and then practice these strategies for addressing both baby's and parents' needs. Session 2 will explore these concepts in greater depth.

Tickets are 1 per couple. $20-30


Marla Field is a licensed therapist with Thriving Minds Family Services in Chelsea and Renewed Hope Counseling Center in South Lyon, and counsels both adult individuals and couples. Working with couples is her passion; she has completed Level 3 of the Gottman Couples Method, and is a Gottman Trained Educator for Bringing Baby Home, a program that helps couples transition to parenthood.

Earlier Event: July 21
Last Day to Register! Baby and Us
Later Event: August 29
Open House Chelsea High School