Pregnant Together - A Special Pregnancy Support Circle: In Person
The non-member rate for this 5 week series is $200 and the member rate is $175. Click here to purchase your membership today.
Embrace Your Pregnancy Journey with Our Bay Area Support Circle! Are you an expecting parent navigating the beautiful yet challenging path of pregnancy in the Bay Area? Look no further! Our unique support circle is tailor-made for individuals like you, who are embarking on the incredible journey of growing babies while transitioning into parenthood.
Join Our 5-Week Safe and Supportive Series. In this confidential and nurturing space, we invite you to come together with fellow pregnant individuals for five weeks of heartfelt connection and unwavering support. We understand that every pregnancy is a unique experience, which is why we welcome all your individual circumstances and stories. Together, we'll embark on a journey of exploration, growth, and camaraderie.
Each week, we'll dive into topics that naturally arise during pregnancy, helping you prepare not only for the arrival of your little one but also for the transformation you're undergoing. From the journey to conception to the incredible changes in your body, relationships, and emotional landscape – we'll cover it all. Guided by a skilled facilitator, you'll have the opportunity to share your thoughts, concerns, and triumphs in an environment designed to foster deep connections and joyful celebration.
-Topics covered during each session are outlined in the Details Tab.
-This group is not limited to those pregnant with their first baby. Second, third, and fourth time birthing people are welcome.
General Overview (each circle is tailored specifically to the unique group of attendees):
Session 1 Conception:
-Your journey to pregnancy.
-What led you to this path?
-Group agreements for creating and maintaining a sacred, safe space.
Session 2 Our Changing Bodies & Relationships:
-Your changing body through pregnancy and birth.
-Gratitude for the intelligence and adaptability of our bodies.
-Navigating changing relational dynamics.
-Hopes and fears regarding our relationship with partners, parents, friends, co-workers, and greater community.
Session 3 Our Babies:
-Honoring our unique knowing of this being.
-Ideas to enhance connection with your baby through your pregnancy.
-Exploring who we want to be as a parent.
Session 4 Birth:
-Reflecting on what you would love in your birth experience.
-What is important to you in this rite of passage?
Session 5 Our Community:
-Blessing one another on the rest of your journeys into Motherhood.
-How to maintain support and community.
Nile Nash, MSN, RN, WHNP-BC, CNM is a mama of two little boys and currently offers postpartum midwifery care packages and sleep consultations. Her practice, Mama Lion, was born in 2005 when she started out as a DONA Doula and Birthing From Within Mentor before attending UCSF’s MEPN Master’s program from 2007-2010 to become a nurse midwife. Mama Lion Midwifery thrived in San Francisco for 9 years in the beautiful community of homebirth midwives in the Bay Area. The last few years have been consumed by birthing and raising two little ones during the pandemic and tending to her family. The newest chapter of her calling as a midwife has focused Nile’s professional role on the fourth trimester postpartum period. Mama Lion now cares for families who birth in the hospital but have the wisdom to set up a postpartum plan. Nile is thrilled to be working with the Natural Resources family as the newest facilitator of the New Mothers Circle and the Pregnant Together Circle. www.mamalion.org