BrightCourse Curriculum

Below is a listing of some of the FREE lessons available to you through our Earn While You Learn Program.   We also have Spanish lessons.

During the coronavirus pandemic, we are also able to text or email you these lessons with a follow-up phone or zoom appointment by a client advocate.  If you do not feel safe at this time coming in for an appointment, please let us know so we can provide you this online option.

Pregnancy/Birth

Your First Trimester
Prenatal Care
Eating for Two
Your Ultrasound Appoint
First Trimester Expectations
Your Second Trimester
Emotions of Pregnancy
What is Safe in Pregnancy
Bonding with Your Unborn
2nd Trimester Expectations
Your Third Trimester
The Final Stretch
Unborn Baby’s Secret World
Big Belly Mommy Hacks
Third Trimester Expectations
Labor Expectations
Preparing for a C-Section
Getting Ready:  Nesting
Labor and Delivery Getting Ready
Labor and Delivery Natural Comfort
   Measures
Labor and Delivery Medical Pain Relief,
    Interventions…
Training Your Birth Coach
Eye Contact Means Love
Infant Temperament
The Importance of Bonding
Infant Expectations
Infant Hygiene
Simple Infant Care
Taking Care of Yourself After Birth
Postpartum Depression
Going it Alone
At Risk Pregnancies
Smoking/Drinking/Drugs
Shaken Baby Syndrome
Expecting Twins and More
Breastfeeding:  Goals and Benefits
Breastfeeding:  Your Breast Milk
Breastfeeding:  Starting Right-Good Latch
Breastfeeding:  Positions & 1st Weeks
Breastfeeding:  Your Milk Supply & You

BrightBirth Academy

You Are in Control
Your Body and Birth
Paint and Natural Birth
B.R.A.I.N. and Decision Making
Medical Pain Relief, Interventions, & Proc.
Planning for Birth
Postpartum 

First Year

Mommy Work
Being a Super Mom
Car Seat Safety
Mommy Nutrition
Preventing Child Sexual Abuse
Immunizations
SIDS
Newborn Sickness
Infant & Child CPR
Infant Nutrition
Baby on the Move
Getting Your Baby to Sleep
Crying
Quality Child Care
Understanding Your Infant
Infant Expectations:  0-3 Months
Infant Expectations:  3-6 Months
Infant Expectations:  6-9 Months
Infant Expectations:  9-12 Months
Dunstan Baby Language
  
Toddler

Toddler Mommy Milestones
Toddler Dev. Milestones 12-15
Toddler Dev. Milestones 15-18
Toddler Dev. Milestones 18-24
Toddler Dev. Milestones 24-36
Potty Training
Tantrums
Whining
Siblings
Sleeping, Bedtimes, Mornings
Bonding with Your Toddler
The Importance of Words
I Can Do It Myself
Toddler Play
Toddler Safety
Toddler Accidents
Toddler Illness
Toddler Nutrition
Toddler Oral Health


Parenting

Parenting Without Shame Series (8 classes)
Creating Motivation
Creating Honesty
Creating Courage
Creating Kindness
Creating Confidence
ADD/ADHD
Autism
Strong Willed Children
Sexual Behavior and Children
Child Anger
Parenting and Deployment

 

Co-Parenting

There is Hope!
Stable Parent, Stable Home
Co-parent Communication
Meetings & Handling the Handoff
6 Risks for Children after Divorce
Holidays, Special Occasions & School
Critical Issues
Abuse, Addiction & Abandonment
Dating & ReMarriage
Beyond Child Support
 

Life Skills 

Taking Care of Hygiene
Screen Time and You
Depression and Suicide
Home Health (housecleaning)
Anger Management
Fighting the Impulse to Spend
The Monster of Debt
Credit Cards, Friend or Foe?
Financial Emergencies
Budgeting 101
Credit Scores
Buying a Car
Career or Job?
Staying out of Debt
Your Financial Future
Preparing for a Job-Hard Truth
Finding a Job
Preparing for the Interview
At the Interview
Success at Work

Helping Children Process Change
Family Stability Inside Change
Getting Established
What is a Family?
Successful Family Living

Fatherhood

The Two Questions
Real Time
Being a 
Role Model
Being a Leader
Being Consistent
Respect for Mothers
Discipline Foundation
Discipline Guidelines
Situational Discipline
Loving Discipline
Practical Discipline

Special Circumstances:

Domestic Violence
Child Abuse and Neglect
STD/STI Avoidance