Hospital Training

Bring comprehensive HUG Your Baby Training and Resources to Your Hospital!

Evidence-based program shown to

  • boosts parents’ understanding of their newborn
  • promotes breastfeeding duration
  • enhances professional knowledge of newborn behavior and confidence to teach parents

 

 

 

Two-Hour Online Training for Professionals.

Efficient, economical and evidence-based program approved for 2 nursing credits. Engaging parent video, inspiring case studies, memorable graphics and convenient “Come and Go” format for today’s learner and busy professional. “Ask me about The HUG” pin stimulates conversation with new parents. ($35 each. Discount for group registration).

Professional, Family-Friendly Video for Parents

20-minute parent education video helps parents “read” their baby’s body language and to identify and respond effectively to important stress responses in their baby. Use of familiar language (e.g. “Newborn SOSs- Signs of Over-Stimulation”, “Resting, Ready and Rebooting ZONES” [states]) increases parent’s confidence and connection to their newborn. Available as a DVD “gift” for your patients or for streaming on your hospital system. ($500 for license to display for a year. Bulk discount of DVD available.)

Incorporate HUG Your Baby into Childbirth and Lactation Education Classes

Provide nursing and lactation leadership and childbirth educators with more extensive understanding of HUG theories and practice. The Certified HUG Teacher program gives professionals medical, lactation and child development information  used to develop this program and innovative resources to teach groups of parents. Engaging PowerPoint and HUG DVD are provided is course fee. ($190 Certified HUG Teacher Program each. Discount for group registration).

Because organizations vary in their financial resources, educational goals and number of patients served, contact Jan Tedder at jan@hugyourbaby.org to plan a program to meet YOUR specific needs.