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From Diaper Duty to Day Job: Managing the Return from Maternity Leave

Practical Tips for Coping with This Major Life Transition                                           

Returning from work after your maternity leave can be daunting. Your daily life taking care of the baby couldn’t be more different from your life at the office. This transition comes with all kinds of dilemmas to be solved, like: How do I find good childcare?  How will I manage getting out the door? What if my colleagues are resentful?   

Take comfort new mother, you are not the first woman to go through this. In her super-practical presentation, Dr. Robyn Stein DeLuca will show you time-tested strategies for coming back to work with the least amount of stress possible. With some thinking and planning before you give birth, you can anticipate and handle the challenges of working motherhood.

You will learn:  

  •  To figure out which kind of childcare is best for you

  • Ways to smooth your baby’s transition to their new caregiver

  • How to prepare for and survive your first week back

  • Handy tips for limiting any potential colleague resentment

  •   When you actually need work/life imbalance

  • Why you can lose the guilt about going back to work

Dates: September 17th
Time: 6 PM - 8 PM
Cost: $80 a person

Earlier Event: September 17
PMAD Support Group
Later Event: September 19
PMAD Support Group