Infant Adoption – In this in-depth interview, Lisa Maynard, Family Finding and Adoption Services explores the many facets of infant adoption with Adoption Social Worker Barbara Monahan, also from Hillside Adoption Services. A step-by-step approach is covered in this informative introduction to infant adoption. Timme – 24 minutes.
Dr. Ruth Lawrence and Professor Athesia Benjamin host a live, call in TV show. A variety of questions are asked by viewers including “What should I do because my baby is teething and starting to bite?” and “My husband and I want to get pregnant again. Do I need to wean first?” Time 1-hour.
Dr. Sue Tanski, a pediatrician at GCHS and Rochester General Pediatric Associates, explores a variety of topics related to breastfeeding. She appears with her son, 3 1/2 month-old Ryan. Time 25 minutes.
Immunizations at One Year – pediatrician Dr. Melissa Novak, GCHS and Panarama Pediatrics gives an informative introduction to the vaccinations that children get when they are one-year old. Dr. Novak presents this information in an easily understandable format. This video is for parents preparing for the 1-year well-baby visit. Time – 30 minutes.
This video provides tips and challenges on breastfeeding from Linda Howell, a registered nurse and lactation counselor at GCHS. Time 26 minutes.
Join Sue Costanza, RN and Lactation Consultant, and Athesia Benjamin, Art Professor and mom, and learn a variety of techniques for getting your baby to latch on to the breast. This is a hands-on, visual demonstration. Time – 40 minutes
Join Sue Costanza, registered nurse and lactation consultant, and Athesia Benjamin, new nursing mom, to learn a number of positions to consider when holding your baby while nursing. This is a hands-on, visual demonstration. Time 45 minutes.
“A Parent for Every Child: Waiting Child Adoption” – Join Lisa Maynard in her interview with Mike Carroll, Program Director, “A Parent for Every Child” from Hillside Children’s Center. Viewers get an inside look at the process of selecting a child and are introduced to Hillside’s online options for exploring adoption and selecting a child.
Part II – “Attachment, Trauma and Executive Function in Adoption” – Lisa Maynard continues her conversation with adoption psychotherapist John Sobraske. Time – 27 minutes
Part I – “Attachment” and Adoption – Lisa Maynard interviews adoption psychotherapist John Sobraske, LMFT, LMHC on the critical issue of “Attachment” in adoption. Time – 27 minutes.