April is an exciting month here at Tamalpais Pediatrics with two brand new parent education classes in our Larkspur office.
Normal Infant Developmental Crying and Fussiness: Thursday, April 20th 2017, 12:00pm-1:00pm
Healthy Solutions for Picky Toddlers: Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 12:15pm-1:15pm
Our first new class is hosted by a familiar face, Gentle Sleep Coach, Brenda Evans,MSNP, CLC, GSC. Brenda's new class, Normal Infant Developmental Crying and Fussiness, will cover normal newborn fussiness, when it starts, peaks, and subsides, as well as some gentle soothing techniques. This new class is a must for new moms.
Brenda Evans, MSNP, CLC, GSC is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Lactation Consultant, and Certified Gentle Sleep Coach. She holds her BS in Nursing from Sonoma State University and MSNP from UCSF. She has worked for over 25 years in Pediatrics and continues to do lactation consults and sleep coaching
Second, we welcome Susannah Wallenstrom, MPH, RDN for the first time to teach her Healthy Solutions for Picky Toddlers course. In this talk, Susannah discusses nutritional needs, solutions for picky eaters, the division of responsibility in feeding, and some family friendly meal planning and snack ideas.
Susannah Wallenstrom, MH, RDN is a Marin based nutritionist who has been practicing in the Bay Area for over 15 years. She has been teaching infant and toddler feeding classes for more than 10 years, and has a strong passion for helping families eat better together. She is an active member of the American Dietetic Association and she holds her Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management.