GOLD Birth & Beyond Conference News

We’re thrilled to bring you a brand new conference from GOLD Learning! GOLD Birth & Beyond is your source for the latest information and clinical skills to support clients during birth and through the transition into parenthood.

Since 2007, health care professionals from around the globe have counted on GOLD for accessible and reliable online education from top experts. Now at GOLD Birth & Beyond, those working with parents during the perinatal period can access presentations from top speakers with a wealth of experience and insights.

GOLD Birth & Beyond 2020 takes place from October 5 to November 30 2020 and includes 12.5 hours of accredited education in the main conference alone. Presentation topics include paternal perinatal mental health, health disparities among women with disabilities, postpartum sexual health, empowering parents, parenting the high-needs baby, and much more!

Register for this year’s event here: https://www.goldbirthandbeyond.com/conference/registration 

We’ll get things kicked off on Monday October 5 with Britta Bushnell, PhD and her Opening Keynote Webinar “The Awakening Parent Within Your Clients: Are You Supporting or Sabotaging?”. This presentation offers us an opportunity to examine how the ways we work with new parents impact their transition into parenthood. Dr. Bushnell will share her information on supporting parents to become autonomous and self-guided. This event is free to the public when you reserve your seat here: https://www.goldbirthandbeyond.com/conference/speakers/keynote-presentations-speakers 


At GOLD Birth & Beyond, you can take advantage of flexible learning to fit your continuing education into your busy schedule. Conference delegates can join in live presentations and also enjoy access to recordings until November 30. Download speaker handouts, ask your questions in speaker-moderated forums, connect with international colleagues in our Facebook discussion group, and learn from anywhere with an internet connection with your computer or mobile device!

We’ll wrap up our live presentations on October 26 with Darcia Narvaez, PhD at “The Postpartum Nest: Helping Parents Lay the Foundation for Their Child's Lifelong Health”. This will be a presentation not to miss, with fascinating insights on the impact of early experiences and care. Dr. Narvaez will present her information on the Evolved Developmental Niche, neonatal development, and the long-lasting impact of human touch. Registration is free and includes access to the recording until November 20: https://www.goldbirthandbeyond.com/conference/speakers/closing-keynote-presentation


Delegates can also extend their learning experience with three exclusive add-on lecture packs: Preventing and Healing Perinatal Trauma, Infant Sleep 2020, and Food as Medicine: Advancing our Approach to Perinatal Nutrition. Each of these lecture packs include presentations taking an in-depth look at these areas of perinatal health, and are available to watch as recordings throughout the conference period.

We can’t wait to get this incredible program kicked off with these outstanding speakers and their practice-changing presentations!  We look forward to seeing you online soon at GOLD Birth & Beyond 2020!

Save the Date for the GOLD Birth and Beyond Online Conference, coming in October 2020. Our new conference provides a focus on the perinatal period surrounding birth and early postpartum. The birth of a child is a time of transformation. The physiological and psychological transformation of the family unit, and the transformation of communities and society as a whole. We have a fantastic program rich with transferable and practice-changing knowledge and skills, that will allow you to help your clients navigate the profound changes of birth and the adjustment to parenthood.