Playing, Learning, Exploring (PLE) Parent and Infant Class Find support, information, and new friends at PLE Class! Join this empowering class especially for parents of newborns 0-6 months with Child Development and Behavior Specialist, Nancy Cohen, M.A., formerly of Children's Hospital! This small, intimate, relaxing, class is perfect for parents with newborns.
Playing, Learning, Exploring Infant Class Fridays 8:30-9:30am 3/3 - 4/21 Spring Session-- register now at right
Playing, Learning, Exploring (PLE) Infant Classes are designed to empower parents to connect with their babies through nurturing, observing and learning. Join Child Development and Behavior Specialist Nancy Cohen and other parents and newborns for this interactive infant class. Part class, part support group, weekly discussions cover anything and everything new parents are concerned about: sleeping and feeding challenges, temperament, attachment, developmental milestones, and coping skills for parents. The classes include group conversation and learning from everyone present. Parents also have the opportunity to support each other and make friends during this very special time in their lives.
Class 1 – Welcome, Introductions – Adjusting to Parenthood Class 2 – Dealing with Crying, Sleeping, Eating Issues – HELP!!! Class 3 – Attachment to & Attunement with our Babies Class 4 – Temperament and Styles of Interacting with the Environment Class 5 - Babies on the Move – Gross Motor Development, Tummy Time and Infant Massage Class 6 - Cognitive, Emotional & Social Development – Understanding how Babies Think and Feel Class 7 - Baby Language: Cooing, Babbling, Imitating; Baby's Development: Ages & Stages Questionnaire
Class 8 - Reflective Parenting & Parenting Styles, Resources for Parents & Babies
Instructor info: Playing, Learning, Exploring (PLE) Infant Classes are facilitated by Child Development and Behavior Specialist, Nancy Cohen, M.A.. Questions? Contact Nancy at 619-992-0703 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email Nancy directly to register for drop in classes.
Please note that payments for this class are accpted by our parent company, Baby Sign Language Basics, so you will see this name on your reciept and during checkout.
Nancy Cohen, MA
Child Development and Behavior Specialist, Certified Parent Educator
Nancy has a Master’s Degree in Psychology (Marriage, Family and Child Counseling) and Child Development and has worked with families in a variety of settings for 30 years. Nancy has worked at Rady Children’s Hospital, taught child development and psychology classes at Mira Costa College, and currently, teaches the Playing, Learning, Exploring (PLE) Infant Class at the Baby Garten Studio. In addition to the classes that she teaches at BGS Nancy also works in private practice.