Love Parenting – Baby is a live 10 session webinar covering a wide range of topics relating to the most often talked about and questioned parts of this important period. The first 1000 days of your baby’s life have an incredible and lasting impact on their life outcomes – so it’s wise to arm yourself with factual and useable information to make the most of this time. There are a lot of long-standing myths that exist about early childhood and this programme shines the light on what young children really need and how parents can offer this as the most important adults in their life.
Session 1: The Wonders Of The Developing Brain
Focusing on why the first 1000 days are so important for brain development and how parents play a critical role in wiring up their babies brains.
Session 2: The Dance of Infant Communication
Investigating how talking with infants from birth fundamentally shapes many aspects of their development, and why the ‘serve and return’ style of interaction is a great way to foster this.
Session 3: What Makes Your Child Tick?
Learning about temperament, the different types of this present from birth, its role in your child’s development and why we need to work with this and not against it as parents.
Session 4: Growing Bonds With Baby
Learn how and why creating attachment security with children offers a lifetime of benefits.
Look at the 4 S’s as a guide to how we can use little moments every day to build security with pēpi.
Session 5: The Power Of Being Attuned
Looking at what attunement is and how it helps build attachment security. along with the process of ‘rupture + repair’ and how this is part of all healthy relationships
Session 6: Baby On The Move
Understanding how child development and achieving developmental milestones works and how we can best support our baby’s exploration.
Session 7: The Science Of Infant Sleep
Delving into why babies sleep the way they do, why we shouldn’t rush to change this – and thinking about creating positive sleep associations to build good sleep habits for your baby.
Session 8: Feeding With Love
Discovering the importance of the ‘emotional environment’ and how it impacts on our children, and looking at the ways we can intentionally foster food to always be a pleasure.
Session 9: Being Sensible With Screens
Clarifying how early exposure to screens can have a negative effect on young children and how our own digital habits may cause
Session 10: Taking Care Of You
Learning the ‘why’ and the ‘how’ of parents ‘filling their own cups’ and thinking more deeply about the role of our inner critic.