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Save the Date: Centers for Child and Family Wellbeing Biennial Conference

Mindful Families, Schools, and Communities: Contemplative Practices to Promote Child and Family Well-Being Biennial Conference Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18, 2019 School of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Conference registration and abstract submission portal will open in December … Continue reading

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Experiences of Postpartum Women after Mindfulness Childbirth Classes: A Qualitative Study

Experience of Postpartum Women after Mindfulness Childbirth Classes: A Qualitative Study  Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health  –  www.jmwh.org Authors: Ira Kantrowitz-Gordon, CNM, PhD, Shannon Abbott, RN, BSN, Rachel Hoehn, RN, BSN Introduction: The postpartum period can be a challenging experience … Continue reading

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Mindfulness-Based Childbirth and Parenting Teacher Training Information

The Mindful Birthing and Parenting Foundation is excited to announce that we have expanded our online MBCP Teacher Training (MBCPTT) into a robust, year-long program.  For those of you who have completed your initial online MBCP Teacher Training with Nancy Bardacke … Continue reading

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How Prenatal Mindfulness Can Help With Anxiety & Morning Sickness During Pregnancy

Three women who experience physical and emotional challenges during pregnancy share the benefits of practicing prenatal mindfulness.  Read their stories here: Parents magazine https://www.parents.com/baby/all-about-babies/how-prenatal-mindfulness-can-help-with-anxiety-morning-sickness-during/

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MBCP Year in Popular Press

  As the year comes to an end, we want to share the many publications in popular press that have highlighted MBCP in 2017. With gratitude for those who’ve been instrumental in spreading the word about the work of MBCP! Wishing … Continue reading

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Benefits of preparing for childbirth with mindfulness training: a randomized controlled trial with active comparison A study conducted by MBCP Faculty Member Larissa Duncan, PhD, the Elizabeth C. Davies Chair in Child and Family Well-Being and Associate Professor of Human … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Dear Friends of the Mindful Birthing and Parenting Foundation, It is with immense joy that I share with you the Mindful Birthing and Parenting Foundation’s (MBPF) many activities in 2015. What an exciting and event-filled year it has been! As … Continue reading

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