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Upcoming Events: The Association for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health

APPPAH offers many avenues of learning, participating and collaborating within a community that celebrates and honors the consciousness of babies as both sentient consciousness and sensitive human being from the beginning of life.

APPPAH adopted and endorses the 12 Guiding Principles-PPN.

Here are three upcoming events: Read more

October 2018 Workshops in Germany with Dr. Wendy Anne McCarty


The workshops are for all professionals supporting families during the prenatal and perinatal period, and families with infants and young children, i.e. craniosacral therapists, physiotherapists, osteopaths, holistic practitioners, bodyworkers, psychologists, social workers, midwives, doulas, childbirth educators, and early childhood educators. Read more

March 2018 Live Webinar Series with Dr. Wendy Anne McCarty

A Special Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology (PPN) Live Webinar Series: PPN Therapeutic Play With Babies and Kids Dr. Wendy Anne McCarty Hosted by Kate White, APPPAH Education Co-Director Discount Early Registration Until February 8, 2018

February 2018 In-Person Workshop in Monterrey, Mexico with Dr. Wendy Anne McCarty

Evolving Our Care and Support for Families During Pregnancy:
New Paradigm, Guiding Principles, and Strategies

A 2-Day Workshop with Dr. Wendy Anne McCarty

Monterrey, Mexico  •  February 22 – 23, 2018

“The difference between thriving and surviving begins in the womb.”
— Drs. McCarty and Glenn

The prenatal period is the most powerful developmental period in a person’s life. Prenatal and perinatal psychology has been intensely studying this period from the baby’s point of view for decades. The findings call for us to evolve and expand our understandings and practices. Read more