This book contains a Foreword by Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff (authors of "Einstein Never Used Flash Cards: How Our Children Really Learn and Why They Need to Play More and Memorize less"). New and expectant parents need support and confidence. This book is designed to provide that. It assists in exploring and analyzing thoughts
Beginning the journey. The mind-body connection of pregnancy. Motherhood, the psychological experience. Fatherhood, the psychological experience. Labor and delivery. Welcoming baby. The changing marital relationship. Postpartum mood disorders and the baby blues. The many paths to parenthood. Conclusion. Exploration questions. Resources.