Mary Coughlin, MS, NNP, RN -E, Kristy Fuller, OTR/LC, CNT, CLC and Tara DeWolfe, PT, DPT, CNT, CLC, about the Trauma Informed Professional (TIP) Certificate program which provides a comprehensive foundation for individuals working with babies and families requiring hospital care.
A presentation by Jane Holmes Bernstein, PhD, about the learning and educational experiences of children born prematurely.
A presentation by Heidelise Als, PhD, on the behavioral communication of infants and the importance of parental involvement in their care in the hospital setting.
A presentation by Keira Sorrels, Founder & Executive Director of the NICU Parent Network, talks about various types of parent organizations, the importance of peer-to-peer support in supporting parents’ mental health, and how a hospital unit can partner with parent organizations in meaningful ways.
A presentation by gretchen Lawhon, PhD, RN, FAAN, about two neurobehavioral assessments that stem from the Synactive Model of Newborn Development: The Newborn Individualized Developmental Care and Assessment Program (NIDCAP) and the Assessment of Preterm Infant Behavior (APIB).