Family & Relationships
Welcoming a baby is an exciting time for families. These classes are designed to help strengthen relationships, improve communication and help the whole family prepare for this life change together.
Bringing Baby Home – Relationship Skills for Couples
[Virtual Class] Bringing Baby Home is a nationally-recognized program developed by Dr. John Gottman based on 40+ years of marriage and family research. This workshop prepares couples for life with baby and helps them be the best parenting team possible.
In a relaxed and supportive environment, expectant and new parents learn skills to strengthen their relationship, foster baby’s development, and reduce the incidence or severity of postpartum mood disorders.
Fee: $195/couple; fee includes certified take-home materials.
Four-week evening series: Available dates and online registration
Making the Magic Last – Relationship Refresher for Couples
[Virtual Class] Join us for a virtual session of Making the Magic Last. Don’t miss this one-night opportunity to learn six practical steps to avoid common relationship challenges. Intended for all new and expectant parents, this class is part of the nationally-recognized Bringing Baby Home™ program developed by Dr. John Gottman, based on 40+ years of marriage and family research.
Fee: $40 per couple Available dates and online registration
[Virtual class] Expectant and new fathers are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to build a strong, nurturing parent/child relationship from the first moments of their baby’s life.
New fathers learn to anticipate their baby’s five basic needs through hands-on instruction and practice. Taught by a parent educator.
Fee: $40 Available dates and online registration
Sibling Class for the 3-5 Year Old
NOTE: this is not being offered during COVID-19.
Children will learn about what to expect when the new baby comes home.
Parents attend with their children. Includes a tour of the Family Maternity Center.
Fee: $15/per child Available dates and online registration
This class is available for Available dates and online registration.