Mother's Day Celebrations
Online Pampering Auction
Our online Auction will be available now through May 11! We have our best selection ever of restaurant gift certificates, pampering massages and spa sessions for mom, fun outings for kids, and wonderful donations from Blossom families, teachers, and staff. View our online auction -- then spread the word to your friends, relatives, and colleagues! Click below to bid early and bid often!
Mother's Day Achievement Award for Phyllis Klaus
Saturday, May 11
Phyllis will present groundbreaking researching in her talk entitled “Messages from the Womb”
This year we are excited to honor Phyllis Klaus for her decades of tireless, groundbreaking work on behalf of new mothers. As the co-founder of DONA International, an author, and an advocate for women, she leads the effort to make birth more mother and baby friendly.
Phyllis Klaus, MFT, LMSW, is a licensed Marriage Family Therapist and clinical master social worker. Formerly on the faculty of the Department of Family Practice, Michigan State University, and the Milton H. Erickson Institute in Santa Rosa, California, she currently practices in Berkeley and Palo Alto California, providing psychotherapy, hypnotherapy and counseling to individuals, couples, families and groups. She has been working with the concerns of families in the perinatal period, involved in research, and teaching doulas and maternity caregivers for the past 35 years.
She has extensive experience in treating trauma-related disorders, such as PTSD, dissociative disorders, and adult survivors of abuse. She also incorporates Hypnosis, EMDR, Ego-State Therapy along with other psychotherapies in the treatment of somatic and medical disorders, family of origin and attachment disorders, and complicated grief. She presents workshops nationally and internationally and is co author of several articles as well as The Doula Book; Bonding; Your Amazing Newborn; When Survivors Give Birth; and a video, The Amazing Talents of the Newborn.
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