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New Mom Support Group Offered at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center

(Englewood, NJ, March 12, 2014) – Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is offering a New Mom Support Group, which will provide an opportunity for first-time mothers to meet and interact with other mothers. The year-round program runs in four-week sessions, beginning Tuesday April 1, from 2pm-3pm in EHMC’s Childbirth Education Classroom #4168.

The group is for mothers and their babies, ages 6-weeks to 6 months-old. A certified Child Life Specialist will facilitate the group sessions, which will focus on child development techniques, including helping baby sleep better, eat well and self-soothe. New moms can also explore and discuss aspects of the mother-child relationship and evolving family dynamic, while also sharing concerns about finding child care before returning to work.

Registration is required. To register, call Michelle Brauntuch at 201-894-3635 or (866)-980-3462 or visit www.englewoodhospital.com and click the “Classes and Support Groups” tab.

What:  New Mom Support Group                          

Where:           
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
Childbirth Education Room, Room #4168, 4th Floor
350 Engle Street 
Englewood, NJ 07631

Who:  
First-time mothers and their infants, ages 6-weeks to 6-months old. Facilitated by Michelle Brauntuch, MS CCLS, Certified Child Life Specialist

When:
Tuesdays, April 1, 8, 15 & 22, from 2pm-3pm

How:
Pre-registration is required. Call Michelle Brauntuch at 201-894-3635 or (866)-980-3462 or visit www.englewoodhospital.com and click the “Classes and Support Groups” tab.

 
About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
 
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center provides the highest level of compassionate, patient care and safety through a broad range of advanced clinical programs, treatments and diagnostic services. It is renowned for its bloodless medicine and surgery program, cardiac and vascular programs and its leadership in breast care, oncology and joint replacement services. Through its affiliation with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Mount Sinai Consortium for Graduate Medical Education, this acute-care and community teaching hospital trains medical residents in many disciplines, including internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery, pediatrics, podiatry, and pathology.  Its Vascular Fellowship Program has trained a generation of world-class vascular surgeons.  Additionally, many members of Englewood Hospital’s medical staff serve as faculty at Mount Sinai. Englewood Hospital has earned numerous accreditations from the Joint Commission and other organizations and is among the six-percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned three times by its nursing staff.