The Family Advocacy Network hosts a quarterly webinar series in partnership with the Preemie Parent Alliance (PPA).
The inaugural webinar Understanding the Basic Components of Trauma-Informed Care with Kara Wahlin, LMFT of NICU Healing was hosted in March 2016. View the presentation here.
Our second webinar was A Roadmap for Improving Your NICU, where Sue Hall, MD & Kristy Love, a parent support program leader, illustrated how to use the NPA's Interdisciplinary Recommendations for Psychosocial Support of NICU Parents to effectively advocate for change at your hospital.
- See our infographic on this topic.
- Download an inforgraphic on starting a Quality Improvement program in your NICU.
- Visit NPA's website devoted to this initiative at www.support4NICUparents.org where you will find assessment tools and QI worksheets.
- Find out about parent-led NICU support organizations that you can partner with.
Our most recent webinar was Is Baby Friendly Family Friendly? with Sara Mosher, RN, BSN, MHA of Patient+Family Care where we discussed how the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative and upcoming guidance for NICUs impact perinatal care practices and affect the quality of care and support given to NICU babies and their families.
Resources from Sara's webinar:
Email ErikaGoyer@gmail.com or firstname.lastname@example.org for details on future webinars.