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
  
$19

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2017 Classes

September:  Foundations in Prenatal and Perinatal Health (PPN)

  • 4: Labor Day, No Class
  • 11: Kelduyn Garland on Evolutionary Journey of Pre & Perinatal Pyschology & Health
  • 18:  Wendy Anne McCarty on 12 Guiding Principles to Support Human Potential and Optimal Relationships from the Beginning of Life – A PPN Foundation for Dialogue, Practice, and Funding 
  • 25:  Kate White on Prenatal and Perinatal Somatic Tools for Educators, An Overview

October:  Ethics in Prenatal and Perinatal Health (not your ordinary ethics!)

  • 2:  Tour of the Classroom
  • 9:  Kylea Taylor on Ethics of Caring
  • 16: Kelduyn Garland on Ethics of Prenatal and Perinatal Approaches 
  • 23:  Kate White and Somatics, The Principles and Creating a Safe Container
  • 30: Bonus lecture: Charisse Basquin on From Violence and Chaos to Kinship: Working with Ex-Offenders in Scotland 

November:  Epigenetics

  • 6: Tour of the Classroom
  • 13:  Sonny Williams on Epigenetics Basics and the Impact of Stress, Birthing Practice and More
  • 20: Bruce Lipton on Cellular Biology, Epigenetics, Nurture and Nature
  • 27:  Kate White on Somatic Tools for PPN Educators: Orienting, Settling, Grounding

December: Neuroscience

  • 4: Tour of the Classroom
  • 11: Mark Brady on Taking the Whole Heart Home
  • 18: Thomas Verny on the latest research in Neuroscience and Prenatal and Perinatal Paradigm
  • 25: No Class

2018 Classes

January:  Psychological Theories

  • 1: No Class
  • 8: Tour of the Classroom
  • 15:  Michael Trout and the Infant Coherent Narrative
  • 22:  John Chitty and Dancing with Yin and Yang
  • 29: Kate White and Somatic Tools for PPN Educators: Naming, Modeling, Resourcing, Differentiation

February:  PPN and Culture

  • 5: Tour of the Classroom
  • 12: Stephen Bezruchka on Determinants of Health 
  • 19: Jim Prescott and Michael Mendizza: What Makes a Peaceful Culture
  • 26:  Kate White and Somatic Tools for PPN Educators: Tempo, Pacing, Self Regulation, Co Regulation

March: Prenatal Learning, Bonding ~ Attachment

  • 5: Tour of the Classroom
  • 12: Nina Ketscher and Prenatal Bonding Through Sai Shakti Mantra Meditation: How to Birth Conscious Children 
  • 19:  Michael Mendizza and Prenatal Bonding
  • 26: Kate White and Somatic Tools for PPN Educators: Understanding the Birth Sequence

April:  Labor and Delivery: Birth

  • 2: Tour of the Classroom
  • 9: Tara Blasco: Understanding Birth Imprints and How To Heal Them
  • 16: Kate White and Somatic Tools for PPN Educators. Pendulation as an Art Form; Plus the Use of Humor
  • 23: John Wilkes and Working with Babies

May:  Supported Attachment and Breastfeeding

  • Tour of the Classroom
  • 14:  TBA: The work of Nils Bergman and Zero Separation at Birth
  • 21:  TBA: Breastfeeding and PPN
  • 28:  Kate White and PPN Somatic Tools: Using Your Own Story As A Tool

June:  Parenting Styles

  • 4: Tour of the Classroom
  • 11:  Rebecca Thompson Hitt and Consciously Parenting (or Robin or Marcy)
  • 18:  Robin Grille and Parenting for a Peaceful World (or Rebecca or Marcy)
  • 25:  Marcy Axness and Conscious Conception (or Robin or Rebecca)

July:  Implications and Inspiration

  • 2: Tour of the Classroom
  • 9:  Marti Glenn and Kate White on Early Adverse Experiences
  • 16: Trauma Informed Care
  • 23: Resiliency
  • 30:  Kate White on Somatic Tools:  Two Layers of Support and Tracking Self and Other

Somatics Finale: Date TBA: Kate White and Understanding the Baby's Experience: A User's Guide


 

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
  
$19

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