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Oakland Mom2Mom New Mom Support Group (1st & 2nd time Moms)

September 6, 2016 @ 10:00 am - October 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm

| $190
A multicultural group of girl-friends

Next Group Begins September 6th, 2016
6 Week Session, Tuesdays 10-12pm
Location: Rockridge Wellness Center, 5327 College Ave., Oakland, CA
Fee: $190
Facilitator: Cathy Carr, MFT
Contact Cathy to register: cathycarr.lmft@gmail.com

Great group for moms (1st and 2nd time) & babies focused on the joys, challenges & humorous moments of this rite of passage. It is a 6 week facilitated group which focuses on helping new moms build a community and meet other moms with babies with similar ages.  There is something about going through a shared experience, while recognizing that each mom’s experience is unique, that leads to great connection and support.

The 6 week facilitated portion is a weekly 2 hour meeting where moms share their experiences, questions, concerns, and get tips on all sorts of topics.  My focus is on nonjudgemental support and building connection between the moms, since this can be an overwhelming and isolating time for many moms.  I also provide psycho-education (as wanted) on different topics including infant development, sleep/feeding questions, changes in relationships and family dynamics, transition to motherhood, feelings re: going back to work or not, postpartum health, and identity as a mom.  The group offers lots of support and perspective that can be especially helpful after some sleepless nights!

In addition, we help organize a second meeting during the week for a social outing where moms get together to go for walks or cafe visits, etc. Our last groups have offered free talks with q&a time with a Sleep Consultant and/or  Lactation Consultant. This option is available and arranged on a group to group basis based on the group’s desires. This group will be facilitated by Cathy Carr, MFT.

Details

Start:
September 6, 2016 @ 10:00 am
End:
October 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Cost:
$190
Website:
http://www.oaklandmom2mom.com

Organizer

Cathy Carr, LMFT
Email:
cathycarr.lmft@gmail.com
Website:
http://www.oaklandmom2mom.com

Venue

Rockridge Wellness Center
5327 College Avenue
Oakland, 94618 United States
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Phone:
(415) 326-4033
PSI Certificate

Natashia Fuksman, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist #93357

3030 Ashby Avenue,
Suite 107
Berkeley, CA 94705

Contact: (415) 326-4033 | email me