The first set that follows apply
to Cape Town area only !

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Further down this page are talks
we will present in South Africa

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Dr Nils Bergman's international talks
are on our sister website:
www.skinto-skincontact.com
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GROW YOUR BABY'S BRAIN   Parenting Workshop
by     Dr Nils Bergman and Jill Bergman
Venue:  Conference Room, Vincent Pallotti Hospital, Pinelands
Date: Saturday 19th May  2012  Time:8.30-13.00    
                            (ALSO : 18th August 2012, 3rd November 2012 )

Grow Your Baby’s Brain – the latest neuroscience

0830    Registration, tea and coffee                                                           
0850     Welcome, introduction,
0900 - 0940    How Your Baby’s Brain WORKS
Basic brain function, like a computer!
Amazing behaviour of baby at birth
             Brain’s own timetable for development     
0950 - 1030    What HARMS Your Baby’s Brain
Why babies in hospitals are separated
Separation and stress effects on the brain
               Question time
1040 - 1110    Tea and coffee
1110 - 1150    What HELPS Your Baby’s Brain
             The role of the sensory environment
                Breastfeeding, breast milk & IQ debate
1200 - 1240    Your Parenting Brain
            Baby’s brain is wired by Mother !
Father’s role in this neuroscience
             Attachment and “developmental parenting”
1240               Question time
1255  Evaluation (on forms)
1300  End.
Comments from past attendees:

 

 "Thankyou for an amazing, informative, reassuring workshop. It was so  helpful to learn all this before the birth of our baby."


"Thankyou! I wish I had heard your talk when I was still pregnant with my  two. There are so many things I would have done differently"

 
 
 
    Cost R150 per person or R250 per couple
 
For HPCSA Health Professionals: Two CPD points can be issued for the morning at extra cost of R100.
1   Please make the EFT payment to:
                 Nils Bergman
                  Standard Bank of South Africa
                  Pinelands Branch         code 036309
                  Current Account Number 271154039
     2   Put your surname as reference
     3   Email your payment proof to    jill@kangaroomothercare.com
 
Book and DVDs will be on sale
 
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SENSITIVE MIDWIFERY CONFERENCE TALKS 

Bloemfontein, 16 March 2012, 12h30 – 13h30

Understanding Babies’ Brains – Nils

 

Midrand, 4 May 2012, 12h30 – 13h15

Kangaroo Mother Care: Practical implementation in private sector – Jill

 

Durban, 20 July 2012, 08h45 – 09h45

How Newborns Should Feed: To develop their brains optimally - Nils