An education and support group for parents coping with infants up to one year of age who spill and/or are irritable.
One of the aims of this group is to enhance a parent’s ability to manage the everyday demands that this brings to their life.
Facilitator: Judy Arnold, Registered Nurse, and Infant and Child Consultant – https://www.facebook.com/askjudyarnold/
Wednesday 17th February 2016, 2nd March 2016, 16 March 2016, 30th March 2016
Morning tea provided.
Location: Christchurch Central
Cost: Donation via our Givealittle page appreciated. This is tax deductible. https://givealittle.co.nz/
Registration essential. Limited to 10 families – fathers and babies welcome. REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED.
Spilt Milk Programme Outline February / March 2016
Week 1 : Introduction. Expectations pre pregnancy versus reality post pregnancy.
Week 2 : The Sensory System – A key to soothing a crying baby and calming parents.
Week 3 : Understanding why your crying baby and sleep deprivation creates stress. Practical tips for looking after ourselves and tips for partners.
Week 4 : Conclusion, sitting comfortably with “where you are at”, goal setting and how to get there.
Management of Gastric Reflux is not a topic of the Spilt Milk Programme, but soothing of a crying baby is discussed.
Gastric Reflux Support Network NZ for Parents of Infants and Children Charitable Trust (GRSNNZ)
Charities Registration Number: CC26780.
Funded by NZ Lottery Grant Board.
This is an open event i.e membership of Spilt Milk or Gastric Reflux Support Network NZ is not required.