UNC Family Medicine Center (FMC) presents: Free Parenting Series

FMC knows that being a parent is the biggest job in the world! Where is that reliable “guarantee” and “owner's manual” for how to be a parent? Join us, offer your ideas, and share your concerns. Learn tips and techniques for being the good mom and dad you want to be.

Classes taught by Barbara Hotelling, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, Jan Tedder, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Paula Huffman, childbirth educator and yoga instructor.

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March 23
“HELPING YOUR BABY AND YOUNG CHILD LEARN TO SLEEP AT NIGHT”
Sleep problems are an exhausting reality of parenting. Learn strategies for avoiding and treating sleep problems in babies, toddlers, and young children

April 13
“UNDERSTANDING THE SOMETIMES SECRET LANGUAGE OF THE NEWBORN”
Learn how to tell what “zone” your baby is in and when (s)he “sends out an SOS—sign of overstimulation” in order to prevent and solve problems around a baby’s eating, sleeping, crying and attachment.

April 17
“STRETCH, WIGGLE, AND SQUIRM: FAMILY YOGA CLASS”
Bring your kids and join us for a fun morning of beginners yoga! Experience an engaging family outing! No experience needed. Wear com-fortable clothing. Kids (with their parents) ages 3-10.

May 11
“MAKING SENSE OUT OF THE CHAOS OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT”
Understanding Dr. T. Berry Brazelton’s Touchpoints will give you tools for dealing with sleep issues, tantrums, whining, and other ups and downs of parenting!

June 8
“PLANNING FOR A HEALTHY PREGNANCY AND BIRTH”
Be proactive. Discover what you can do to have the birth you have dreamed of and the healthy baby you want.

July 13
“TAMING TANTRUMS AND TODDLER’S TIME OUT”
Discover why children misbehave. Learn simple and easy techniques to deal with challenging toddlers and young children.

CLASS TIMES:
Tuesday: 6:30—8 PM
Saturday: 10:30—11:30 AM

LOCATION:
UNC Family Medicine Center
590 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, NC

RESERVE A SEAT!
Call (919) 843-3003 or e-mail Jan Tedder at jtedder@unch.unc.edu