Education

#thestruggleisreal: How to Build Understanding and Empathy with Millennial Families

Track: Other

Session Number: 1005
Date: Fri, Apr 12th, 2019
Time: 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Description:

About one in four Millennials is a parent already, and in the next ten to fifteen years, millennials will give birth at the rate of roughly 10,000 per day. As with each generation, Millennial parents have a distinct set of needs, values and learning styles. Get a look into the Millennial generation to better understand your clients’ needs and foster a greater relationship between childbirth educator and client.
Session Type: 30-minute Keynote

Learning Objective(s): 1. Define the different generations represented by childbirth educators and birthing families.
2. Differentiate between the stereotypes of Millennial views and values and the actual views and values Millennials hold.
3. Demonstrate how Millennials gather information, learn, and communicate.
Session Type: 30-minute Keynote

Learning Objective(s): 1. Define the different generations represented by childbirth educators and birthing families.
2. Differentiate between the stereotypes of Millennial views and values and the actual views and values Millennials hold.
3. Demonstrate how Millennials gather information, learn, and communicate.

Presenters

Primary Presenter
Amber McCann, IBCLC
Co-Presenter
Jeanette McCulloch, IBCLC
Principle
BirthSwell LLC