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NWDC Workshop- Balancing the Quest for Perfection in Birth and New Parenthood
October 27, 2019$125
Balancing the Quest for Perfection in Birth and New Parenthood
<<FLASH SALE THROUGH 11/25 at 11:30PM – Tickets only $125!!! This is an ADDITIONAL $50 off from the w/conference ticket purchase>>
Learn ways to help parents develop the skills to navigate the messy, wild, and unpredictable moments of pregnancy, birth, and parenthood
In this workshop, we will explore the quest for perfection permeating contemporary culture and the ways this ideal influences giving birth today. From social media to the availability of encyclopedic levels of information at our fingertips, the illusion that perfection is attainable and strived for weaves its way into birth and new parenthood in unhelpful and often challenging ways. As birth and postpartum professionals, we have the opportunity to support new parents in embracing the unbidden, wily, and wildly imperfect expressions of humanity that confront them along the journey from pregnancy to parenthood.