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Find a BBH Couples Workshop

Are you an expectant or new parent?

Our research-based Bringing Baby Home workshops prepare you for life with baby and teach you to be the best parenting team possible. In a relaxed and supportive environment with a trained facilitator, learn how to strengthen your relationship with your partner and foster your baby’s development during
this new and challenging time in your life.

Create a caring and nurturing atmosphere in your home and learn to cope with conflict in a positive way. This workshop, developed by renowned relationship experts Drs. John and Julie Gottman, helps to prepare you for the most important and rewarding job you will ever have: raising a child.

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Instructor: Anne Wright and Bonnie Bartman, Gottman Bringing Baby Home Educators
Location: Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, 6651 Main St., Houston, TX 77030
March 21 – 22, 2015
May 30 & 31, 2015
June 27 & 28, 2015
August 8 & 9, 2015

Information: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. $150 per couple. For more information/to register please Click Here



Instructors: Deborah Sleeman, Gottman Bringing Baby Home Educators
Location: 12040 NE 128th Street Kirkland, WA 98034
February 28 and March 7, 2015
April 25 and May 2, 2015

Information: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.Cost is $150 including materials and may be covered by employer’s EAP program. For more information/to register call (425) 899-3000 or Click Here


Instructor: Thresholds
Location:  1817 Queen Anne Ave N. Suite 202, Seattle, WA
Dates:  Each class is two sessions and runs noon – 7 p.m.
February 28 & March 1, 2015
May 2 & 3, 2015
July 11 & 12, 2015
September 27 & October 4, 2015
October 24 & 25, 2015
December 5 & 6, 2015

Information: 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. each day unless otherwise specified, $250 per couple (includes materials) Scholarships available. Cost covered in full for Microsoft Employees. Babies 6 months and under may attend. Register at www.thresholds.info
Questions?  Contact Amity Kramer, CD(DONA), PCD(DONA) amity@thresholds.info


Instructors: Evonne Noble & Brien Wood, Gottman Bringing Baby Home Educators
Location:  3123 Fairview Ave East Suite C, Seattle, WA 98102
April 11-12, 2015
August 8-9, 2015
October 17-18, 2015
Online class available as well.  Also, we can customize a schedule to meet your needs; please contact us for details.

Information: For hours and all details, and to register: click here or email bbhseattle@gmail.com 


Instructors:  Laura Heck, LMFT & Beth Wylie, LMFTA
Location:  Phinney Center – 6532 Phinney Ave. N, Seattle, WA.  98103
Thursday:  May 21st, 28th, June 4t 2015,  5:00pm – 9:00 pm

Location: Sunset Hills Comm. Association Clubhouse 3003 NW 66th St. Seattle WA. 98117
Saturday & Sunday, July 18th & 19th, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Information:  Workshop fee of $250.00 per couple includes all workshop materials and light refreshments.  To register visit:Seattle Relationship Workshops.  Cost covered in full for Microsoft Employees. Babies in arms are welcome to attend (up to 6 months old).

 Seattle / Edmonds / Issaquah

Instructors: Various
Location: Swedish Medical Center campuses (First Hill, Ballard, Edmonds, & Issaquah)
Ongoing (see Swedish Medical Center website for dates at specific locations)

Information: Please go to this link for more information and to register



Instructor: Anthea Messier BSW, RSW, BA, Gottman Bringing Baby Home Educator
Location: Bow Valley Parent Link – 600A 9th Street, Canmore
Dates: Thursdays, January 15, 22, 29 and February 5, 2015

Information: Classes arefrom 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.  FREE for residents of the Bow Valley as part of a Alberta Health Services grant. Bring your own brown bag dinner, dessert will be provided. For more information or to register contact Anthea Messier 403 678-7132 or email amessier@canmore.ca

Location: Harry Ainlay High School, 4350 111St. Edmonton
Dates: March 4, March 11 and March 18, 2015
Information: Classes will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. For more information/to register call Metro College (780) 428- 1111


Instructors: Jeanette Harcus and Laurie Chubb, of www.irelate.ca
Location: Briarwood Community Centre – 602 Briarwood Road,  Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Dates: Saturday, February 28 and Sunday March 1, 2015
Information: The classes will run from 9:00 am -3:30 pm  each day. Cost $250/per couple (includes materials).  For more information and to register contact:  www.mommyconnections.ca/saskatoon


Sherwood Park

Instructors: Jeanette Harcus and Laurie Chubb, Gottman Bringing Baby Home Educators
Location: Toadstool Music Studio, Sherwood Park, 48 Brentwood Blvd.
Dates: Sunday November 2 and Sunday November 16, 2014

Information: Classes will be held from 9:00 am to 3:30pm Cost is $250 per couple (includes lunch and materials). To register please go to  www.mommyconnections.ca/sherwood-park


British Columbia


Instructor: Katy Johnson, Gottman Bringing Baby Home Educator
Location: Mission Midwifery
Dates: Monday evenings, see below

Information: Monday evenings from 6-8 at Mission Midwifery in Mission, British Columbia, Canada.  Interested couples can visit bringingbabyhomefv.com for details an class dates.  Cost of the class is $225 for a the six-week Bringing Baby Home class, or $40 per couple for individual classes.  The course outline can be found here: http://bringingbabyhomefv.com/about-bringing-baby-home/course-outline/.



Instructor: Nicole Schiener, M.Ed., Canadian Certified Counsellor, Gottman Certified Educator, BBH
Location: Wellness Team on Queen, 39 Queen St. East, Cambridge ON
Dates: Saturday March 28, 2015 9:30-4:30p.m & Saturday April 25, 2015 9:30-4:30p.m

Information: $200 per couple includes all materials and light snacks Contact: nicoles.ccc@gmail.com To register (beginning February 14th):Yellow Nutrition and Wellness