Bringing Baby Home Workshops™

Make the Magic Last After Becoming Parents

Most new parent programs address the birth of the child, what to expect prenatal and postnatal.The Bringing Baby Home™  workshop addresses the rest of the couple’s life together, providing them with practical research-based tools equipping them to be the best possible team for their baby.

Dr. John Gottman’s 40 years of research about successful relationships identified two categories of relationships: Masters and Disasters.  Dr. Gottman also discovered 67% of couples had a huge drop in relationship happiness in the first 3 years of a babies life. The way couples relate has a tremendous impact on a babies developmental process and life.

Former Workshop Parents Reported:

  • An Increase in the quality of their relationship
  • Reduction of postpartum incidences or severity of postpartum mood disorders
  • More satisfaction as parents
  • Infants experienced fewer language delays and illnesses
  • Fathers becoming more involved

Skills Parents Will Learn:

  • How to strengthen your relationship
  • 6 steps to make the the magic last
  • Avoid the 4 reasons relationships fail
  • How to increase intimacy
  • How to regulate relationship conflict
  • Information about child development
  • Promote quality involvement for both parents
  • Promote positive parent-baby interactions
  • How to keep fathers involved

Workshop is appropriate for prenatal couples and for those with children up to 3 years of age.

Twelve-Hour Workshop:  The full workshop is offered quarterly two ways:

  • A three-week course: one four-hour session per weekend
  • Or a single 2 day 7 hours with (no host lunch and  breaks) intensive weekend.

Private Single Segments:
Individual couples can also choose to take a single two-hour segment at a time.
Price $125.00 Call to schedule
(503) 427-1875

2017 Winter Workshop

  • When: Sundays, March 6,13th & 20th.
  • Time: 1:00 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Cost:  $200.00 Pre-registration Discount if enrolled and paid by February 20, 2016
    • $250.00 per couple after February 20, 2017
  • Price includes: Couples Materials Set

Couples Materials Set include:

  • 1 couple’s workbook
  • 6 card decks:
    1. Love Maps
    2. Love Maps for couples with Kids
    3. Open-Ended Questions
    4. Father Cards
    5. Softened Start-Up
    6. Expressing Need

Reserve your space now for Spring Workshop

Cancellation Policy: Registrations that are cancelled more than 10 days in advance will receive full credit minus a $30 processing fee. If you need to cancel less than 10 days before the workshop you can either transfer the registration to a future class or be refunded 50% of the cost. Cancellations less than 72 hours in advance will forfeit the cost of registration.

***The organizer reserves the right to cancel the class 7 days prior to the first session if not enough registrations have been received. In that case, a full refund will be given.

For more information or to register call now:  (503) 427-1875

J.ilana Bradford, MA, LMFT intern, NCC

Oregon Board of Licensed Professional
Counselors & Therapists R3341

Westlake Counseling
14523 Westlake Drive Suite 12
Lake Oswego, OR 97035

ilana@westlakecounselinglakeoswego.com
503-427-1875

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