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Classes, Events & Screenings

August 27, 2016

Super Siblings

11:00am to 12:00pm

Help prepare your three to eight year old to become a big brother or sister. Child must be accompanied by an adult. Includes hands on demonstration of how to safely hold and play with new baby.

Registration:

Register online at www.newenglandprenatal.com or by calling 855-366-5221.

August 27, 2016

Infant CPR

1:00pm to 3:00pm

The CPR and Safety class includes information and materials for parents and caregivers on safety topics for newborns and provides hands-on practice for infant CPR and choking. This course follows the guidelines of the American Heart Association but is not a certification course for professionals. Expectant family and friends are shown the Infant CPR video and then given the opportunity to practice 1:1 on an infant mannequin. Various scenarios are also given to the group to practice their response to safety situations and emergencies. Topics cover: what to include in your home and car first aid kit, emergency disaster plans, fire safety, water safety, poison prevention, choking prevention, information on proper car seat installation and how to introduce your infant to your pet.

You should complete this class by about one month before your due date (earlier for twins), or you can take it after you have your baby. On the day of class wear comfortable clothes and bring a pen, water and snacks.

Registration:

Register online at www.newenglandprenatal.com or by calling 855-366-5221.

August 30, 2016

Newborn Care

6:00pm to 8:30pm

Prepare for early parenthood through this engaging, hands-on Newborn Care class, a prenatal class to help you learn to care for newborns up to six weeks of age. Using a doll model, you will practice the basics of bathing, diapering, swaddling, umbilical cord and circumcision care, colic holds, and gas relief techniques. You will learn proven techniques to soothe your crying baby, how to determine what is normal adjustment and what is not, the essentials of car seat safety and more.

You should complete your classes by about one month before your due date (earlier for twins). On the day of class, bring a pen, water and snacks.

Registration:

Register online at www.newenglandprenatal.com or by calling 855-366-5221.

September 12, 2016

Healthy Parenting Group

10:00am to 11:30am
Ambulatory Psychiatry
UMass Memorial - Hahnemann Campus
279 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605

This 10-week group for caregivers of children ages two through 12 runs Mondays from 10 to 11:30 am, beginning September 12. Childcare is not provided. The curriculum focuses on positive parenting strategies and creating/building positive family relationships. Topics discussed include play, praise, rewards and incentives, social and emotional coaching, ignoring, natural and logical consequences, and time outs. Parent training is an evidence-based treatment shown to improve behavioral disturbances associated with ODD, ADHD and conduct disorder, as well as prevention of behavioral disturbances in high risk children. Parent training has also been shown to improve parent mental health outcomes. A co-pay may apply.

Registration:

For more information or to register, call 508-334-2453.

September 19, 2016

Healthy Parenting Group

10:00am to 11:30am
Ambulatory Psychiatry
UMass Memorial - Hahnemann Campus
279 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605

This 10-week group for caregivers of children ages two through 12 runs Mondays from 10 to 11:30 am, beginning September 12. Childcare is not provided. The curriculum focuses on positive parenting strategies and creating/building positive family relationships. Topics discussed include play, praise, rewards and incentives, social and emotional coaching, ignoring, natural and logical consequences, and time outs. Parent training is an evidence-based treatment shown to improve behavioral disturbances associated with ODD, ADHD and conduct disorder, as well as prevention of behavioral disturbances in high risk children. Parent training has also been shown to improve parent mental health outcomes. A co-pay may apply.

Registration:

For more information or to register, call 508-334-2453.

September 26, 2016

Healthy Parenting Group

10:00am to 11:30am
Ambulatory Psychiatry
UMass Memorial - Hahnemann Campus
279 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605

This 10-week group for caregivers of children ages two through 12 runs Mondays from 10 to 11:30 am, beginning September 12. Childcare is not provided. The curriculum focuses on positive parenting strategies and creating/building positive family relationships. Topics discussed include play, praise, rewards and incentives, social and emotional coaching, ignoring, natural and logical consequences, and time outs. Parent training is an evidence-based treatment shown to improve behavioral disturbances associated with ODD, ADHD and conduct disorder, as well as prevention of behavioral disturbances in high risk children. Parent training has also been shown to improve parent mental health outcomes. A co-pay may apply.

Registration:

For more information or to register, call 508-334-2453.

October 3, 2016

Healthy Parenting Group

10:00am to 11:30am
Ambulatory Psychiatry
UMass Memorial - Hahnemann Campus
279 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605

This 10-week group for caregivers of children ages two through 12 runs Mondays from 10 to 11:30 am, beginning September 12. Childcare is not provided. The curriculum focuses on positive parenting strategies and creating/building positive family relationships. Topics discussed include play, praise, rewards and incentives, social and emotional coaching, ignoring, natural and logical consequences, and time outs. Parent training is an evidence-based treatment shown to improve behavioral disturbances associated with ODD, ADHD and conduct disorder, as well as prevention of behavioral disturbances in high risk children. Parent training has also been shown to improve parent mental health outcomes. A co-pay may apply.

Registration:

For more information or to register, call 508-334-2453.

October 10, 2016

Healthy Parenting Group

10:00am to 11:30am
Ambulatory Psychiatry
UMass Memorial - Hahnemann Campus
279 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605

This 10-week group for caregivers of children ages two through 12 runs Mondays from 10 to 11:30 am, beginning September 12. Childcare is not provided. The curriculum focuses on positive parenting strategies and creating/building positive family relationships. Topics discussed include play, praise, rewards and incentives, social and emotional coaching, ignoring, natural and logical consequences, and time outs. Parent training is an evidence-based treatment shown to improve behavioral disturbances associated with ODD, ADHD and conduct disorder, as well as prevention of behavioral disturbances in high risk children. Parent training has also been shown to improve parent mental health outcomes. A co-pay may apply.

Registration:

For more information or to register, call 508-334-2453.

October 17, 2016

Healthy Parenting Group

10:00am to 11:30am
Ambulatory Psychiatry
UMass Memorial - Hahnemann Campus
279 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605

This 10-week group for caregivers of children ages two through 12 runs Mondays from 10 to 11:30 am, beginning September 12. Childcare is not provided. The curriculum focuses on positive parenting strategies and creating/building positive family relationships. Topics discussed include play, praise, rewards and incentives, social and emotional coaching, ignoring, natural and logical consequences, and time outs. Parent training is an evidence-based treatment shown to improve behavioral disturbances associated with ODD, ADHD and conduct disorder, as well as prevention of behavioral disturbances in high risk children. Parent training has also been shown to improve parent mental health outcomes. A co-pay may apply.

Registration:

For more information or to register, call 508-334-2453.

October 24, 2016

Healthy Parenting Group

10:00am to 11:30am
Ambulatory Psychiatry
UMass Memorial - Hahnemann Campus
279 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605

This 10-week group for caregivers of children ages two through 12 runs Mondays from 10 to 11:30 am, beginning September 12. Childcare is not provided. The curriculum focuses on positive parenting strategies and creating/building positive family relationships. Topics discussed include play, praise, rewards and incentives, social and emotional coaching, ignoring, natural and logical consequences, and time outs. Parent training is an evidence-based treatment shown to improve behavioral disturbances associated with ODD, ADHD and conduct disorder, as well as prevention of behavioral disturbances in high risk children. Parent training has also been shown to improve parent mental health outcomes. A co-pay may apply.

Registration:

For more information or to register, call 508-334-2453.

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