The PPNE program invites students to participate in four live calls on a monthly basis, ocurring each Monday at 9 am PT, noon ET, 4 pm GMT.  These calls will be with a live facilitator, mostly the Director of Education and guests.

This Live Series becomes an Archive Series at the conclusion of the Schedule.

  • First Monday:  Orientation, technical questions, program functions, module and quiz issues.  Answering questions such as how does this work anyway?
  • Second and Third Mondays:  Content on the Module of the Month, powerpoints, guest speakers, content oriented question and answer
  • Fourth Monday:  Process oriented questions, student check in, embodiment practices, student presentations.
  • If there is a Fifth Monday in the month, we pause and relax.

Regular Cost for Full Monday Live Series (Included with the PPNE Program after July 2015)
   $149 Members
   $179 Non-members

Regular cost for one Monday Live lecture

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2017 Schedule

January:  Psychological Theories

  • 2: Tour of the Classroom and Technical Questions
  • 9: Toward a Unified Theory of Memory with Thomas Verny, MD
  • 16: Psychotherapy with Infants with William Emerson. PhD
  • 23: Welcoming Consciousness: Principles, Questions, Answers with Wendy Anne McCarty, PhD

February:  PPN and Culture

  • 6: Tour of the Classroom and Technical Questions
  • 13: PPN and Gender with Chanti Smith, CPM, SEP and Elsa Asher, MS, CD(DONA)
  • 20: Making In Utero with Kathleen Gyllenhaal
  • 27: Accessing the Right Side of the Brain and Birth with Sandra Bardsley

March: Prenatal Learning, Bonding ~ Attachment

  • 6: Tour of the Classroom and Technical Questions
  • 13: Kate White, Prenatal Bonding/Conscious Pregnancy
  • 20:  Chris McKee, The Importance of Fathers and Father-Baby Bonding
  • 27:  Myrna Martin on Major Prenatal Influences on Bonding and Attachment 

April:  Labor and Delivery: Birth

  • 3: Tour of the Classroom and Technical Questions
  • 10:  About Connections, Consciously Preparing for Birth with Ray Castellino and Mary Jackson 
  • 17: Penny Simkin: If Birth Is Traumatic
  • 24: Understanding the Birth Sequence as an Imprint, Kate White

May:  Supported Attachment and Breastfeeding

June:  Parenting Styles

  • 5: Tour of the Classroom and Technical Questions
  • 12:  Rebecca Thompson-Hitt: Connecting Parents and Children to their Bodies: Attachment, Bonding, Co-Regulation and Differentiation
  • 19: Stephanie Dueger on Attachment and Bonding: Zero to Three
  • 26: Darcia Narvaez: Introducing the "Nest".

July:  Implications and Inspiration

  • 3: Tour of the Classroom and Technical Questions
  • 10:  Jennie Jospeh: "Where There's A Will There's A Way"
  • 17:  Charisse Basquin on her work with former inmates in Scotland
  • 24:  Leanne Brock on Historical Trauma and It's Impact on Breastfeeding
  • 31:  Mia Kalef: "It's Never Too Late: Healing Prebirth and Birth At Any Age" 

*Access to Monday Live calls will be provided following the payment checkout process.