Parent & Child
Enrichment Center

Our Norwell center will be closed Dec. 21-Jan. 1 for the holidays.

New Parent Online Education

Can’t come to class? We can come to you!

Our new online education classes are the perfect alternative for busy parents needing a flexible class schedule, independent learners,  second time parents needing a refresher course, or for moms on bed rest. While nothing can replace the personal connection of an on-site class, you will  learn the same essential information.

Our Online Classes will provide you access to comprehensive, TRUSTED information and tools to guide you through pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding, newborn essentials and post-partum care — when and how you choose! These web apps provide convenient learning from any mobile device or computer. They include essential reference tools you and your partner can access any time of day for 18 months. Our Online Classes will  see you through pregnancy, birth and after! Learn on-the-go, information is always accessible, just pick up where you left off.  This curriculum provides current, consistent and research-based information from a source you can trust! So sit back, relax and start learning!

  • You will receive an email within 24 hours with your “Access Code”
  • You will have access to your Online Classes for 18 months!

Buy all 5 online classes at once and save $20 with our Online “SUPER SAVER” pricing!  CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE ($295)

Find a class: Check the listings below for details and rates. Questions: Call the center M-F, 9am - 2pm (781) 347-3189.

Understanding Pregnancy

Fee: $39

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What’s included? 

  • High-quality videos
  • Colorful pages with text and photos
  • Parent’s Toolbox, including a due date calculator, trimester checklists, and prenatal appointment tracker
  • Optional weekly emails with timely tips

CONTENT INCLUDES:

  • Fetal development: Overview of trimesters, changes to mom and baby in each trimester, 3D animation of fetal development.
  • Medical care: Choosing a provider, routine appointments, ultrasounds, first trimester screening, glucose tolerance test, Group B strep test.
  • Nutrition: Extra calories, weight gain, healthy cooking and eating habits, USDA’s “MyPlate,” foods to limit or avoid, iron and folic acid, dental hygiene, prenatal vitamins, cravings, beverages, breastfeeding preparation.
  • Exercise: Guidelines, safe and unsafe activities, exercise warning signs, Kegel exercises, exercise tips by trimester.
  • Discomforts: Nausea, constipation, heartburn, faintness, round ligament pain, backache, swelling, insomnia, leg cramps, Braxton-Hicks contractions, general pregnancy warning signs, preterm labor signs.
  • Hazards: Alcohol, smoking, illegal drugs, certain medications, X-rays, hot tubs/saunas/tanning beds, tattoos, environmental hazards.
  • Emotions: Common pregnancy stressors, stress-relief tips, support, body image, relationship tips, dads, domestic abuse.

*You will receive an email with your access code to your online class with 24 hours.

Questions? Feel free to call the center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Over The Moon’s Norwell Center will be closed Dec. 21 through Jan. 1 for the holidays except for pre-registered camp days. Enjoy the season.

At Checkout, please click for your purchase ONLY ONCE!

Understanding Childbirth

Fee: $139

Open

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What’s included? 

  • High-quality videos
  • Colorful pages with text and photos
  • Parent’s Toolbox, including a contraction timer, birth plan, and hospital bag checklist
  • Parent polls
  • Optional weekly emails with timely tips

CONTENT INCLUDES:

  • Pregnancy: Fetal development, anatomy, discomforts, nutrition, warning signs, preterm labor, hazards, emotions, strength and stretching exercises, and more.
  • Labor: Pain theories, 4 P’s of labor, prelabor signs, onset of labor, stages of labor, and the importance of skin-to-skin contact.
  • Birth Stories: How the stages of labor unfold in real life, natural coping techniques, medicated pain relief, and partner support.
  • Comfort Techniques: Labor support, breathing, relaxation, massage, visualization, focal points, hydrotherapy, labor & pushing positions, back labor, and partner advice.
  • Medical Procedures: Birth plans, decision-making, induction, fetal monitoring, IVs, pain medication, augmentation, second-stage interventions, and nonmedical alternatives.
  • Cesarean Birth: Reasons for a cesarean, risks, anesthesia, 3D animation of surgery, recovery, reducing the risk for cesarean birth, breastfeeding, family-centered birth tips.
  • Newborns: Newborn hospital procedures, skin-to-skin contact, first feeding, newborn appearance, senses, behaviors, SIDS, abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome).
  • Postpartum: Involution, lochia, perineum care, rooming-in, baby blues, postpartum depression, healthy habits, breastfeeding, hunger signs, feeding frequency, effective latch, and getting support.

*You will receive an email with your access code to your online class with 24 hours.

Questions? Feel free to call the center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Over The Moon’s Norwell Center will be closed Dec. 21 through Jan. 1 for the holidays except for pre-registered camp days. Enjoy the season.

At Checkout, please click for your purchase ONLY ONCE!

Understanding Breastfeeding

Fee: $49

Open

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE.

What’s included?

  • High-quality videos
  • Colorful pages with text and photos
  • Parent’s Toolbox, including a feeding/diaper log, and baby comfort techniques
  • Parent polls
  • Optional weekly emails with timely tips

 

CONTENT INCLUDES:

  • How breastfeeding works: 3D breast anatomy and milk production animation, colostrum, breastmilk qualities, why breastfeeding is important, AAP exclusivity recommendations.
  • Getting the best start: Sharing breastfeeding plans with hospital staff, skin-to-skin contact, rooming-in, lactation consultants, pacifier recommendations.
  • Latching on: Reclined and upright positions, 3D animation comparing deep and shallow latches.
  • Breastfeeding positions: Laid-back, cross-cradle, football, side-lying, cradle hold.
  • When to feed your baby: Hunger and satiation cues, feeding patterns and guidelines, how to feed a sleepy baby, cluster feedings.
  • Getting enough milk: Signs of milk transfer, growth spurts, feeding and diaper log, stool and urine guidelines, weight gain, getting help.
  • Breast care: Normal breast fullness, hand expression and pumping, engorgement, nipple tenderness, mastitis and other warning signs.
  • Breastfeeding lifestyle: Partner support and involvement, feeding in public, self-care, substances to avoid, support groups, returning to work.

*You will receive an email with your access code to your online class with 24 hours.

Questions? Feel free to call the center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Over The Moon’s Norwell Center will be closed Dec. 21 through Jan. 1 for the holidays except for pre-registered camp days. Enjoy the season.

At Checkout, please click for your purchase ONLY ONCE!

Understanding Your Newborn

Fee: $49

Open

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE.

What’s included?

  • Videos, animations, and optional read-along audio
  • Quizzes, interactive exercises, notes pages, and extended activities
  • Essential pregnancy, birth, and new-parent tools
  • PDF library, glossary, and web links

CONTENT INCLUDES:

  • Newborn traits: Skin-to-skin contact, newborn procedures, newborn appearance, reflexes, newborn senses, play & development.
  • Newborn behaviors: States of alertness and how to interact, newborn sleep, room-sharing, gagging and choking, and breathing patterns.
  • Crying and comforting: Why babies cry, infant crying patterns, comfort techniques, coping with crying, Abusive Head Trauma, postpartum emotions (baby blues and PPD).
  • Feeding: Breastfeeding basics, latching on, when to feed, hunger cues, burping, how to tell if baby is getting enough milk.
  • Diapering: How-to, diaper rash, diaper options, diaper bag checklist, stool and urine patterns.
  • Bathing, nail care, and dressing: Sponge bathing, tub bathing, water safety, nail care, dressing.
  • Newborn health: Cord care, circumcision/penis care, signs of illness, well-baby visits, jaundice, vaccines, hand washing and visitors, taking temperature, when to call the healthcare provider.
  • Newborn safety: Car seats, heat stroke and hot car safety, SIDS, safe baby gear, pet safety, siblings, outdoor safety, childcare, infant CPR.
  • Additional resources: When to Call Your Baby’s Healthcare Provider, Car Seat Installation, Baby’s Daily Breastfeeding Log, How to Perform Infant CPR, Infant Choking First Aid, Baby Supplies Checklist.

*You will receive an email with your access code to your online class with 24 hours.

Questions? Feel free to call the center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Over The Moon’s Norwell Center will be closed Dec. 21 through Jan. 1 for the holidays except for pre-registered camp days. Enjoy the season.

At Checkout, please click for your purchase ONLY ONCE!

Understanding Mother & Baby Care

Fee: $39

Open

CLICK TO HERE TO PURCHASE.

 

What’s included? 

  • High-quality videos
  • Colorful pages with text and photos
  • Parent’s Toolbox, including a feeding/diaper log, milestone tracker, and Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
  • Optional weekly emails with timely tips

CONTENT INCLUDES:

  • Mother care and warning signs: Lochia, afterpains, perineal healing tips, constipation, hemorrhoids, getting rest, cesarean recovery, signs of infection.
  • Baby blues and postpartum mood disorders: Tips for simplifying life during the first few weeks, signs of PPD, partner’s emotions, getting support.
  • Breastfeeding basics: Skin-to-skin contact, hunger signs, feeding guidelines, positioning and latch, engorgement, signs of mastitis, sore nipples, avoiding artificial nipples, signs of poor feeding.
  • Formula feeding: Formula preparation, feeding guidelines, feeding position, propped bottle warning
  • Baby care and warning signs: Umbilical cord and circumcision care, diapering, stools, jaundice, dehydration, signs of illness, bathing tips, playing with baby.
  • Crying: Responding to cries, abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome), SIDS, car seats, other safety tips.

*You will receive an email with your access code to your online class with 24 hours.

Questions? Feel free to call the center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Over The Moon’s Norwell Center will be closed Dec. 21 through Jan. 1 for the holidays except for pre-registered camp days. Enjoy the season.

At Checkout, please click for your purchase ONLY ONCE!

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