As if parenting wasn’t already hard enough…
Throw in a pandemic to really make things overwhelming. School closures. Canceled activities. Not to mention the constant risk assessment for your family.
How can you make it through the overwhelm and create a secure relational foundation for your children?
Kara understands the stressors of pandemic parenting – as a mom of a preschooler with a baby on the way – as well as through the dozens of couples she’s counseled through these extraordinary times. She’ll teach you the principles and skills she writes about in her book and how to apply them in real-life situations no matter what life throws your way.
Create Your Unique Relationship Survival Guide
In each session of the course, you’ll create your own unique relationship survival guide based on your individual needs and the five guiding principles from the book Baby Bomb.
Who is the class designed for?
Whether you’re expecting your first child or are deep in the throes of raising children or stepchildren already, you will benefit from this class.
The class is designed for couples only – those expecting a new baby and for parents with children up to age 12. This process is based on the active involvement of both partners in building a secure-functioning relationship.
What will you learn?
At the end of the training, you and your partner will be able to:
Apply what you learn right away.
Through practice at home and in sessions — with feedback from Kara — gain the skills you need to immediately create the kind of secure-functioning relationship that’s essential for raising happy, healthy kids.
Every week, you will gain:
Plus, you will also receive:
Don’t have a babysitter? No problem. Little ones are welcome to listen in. But you'll get more out of the experience if you can arrange child care.
Kara Hoppe, MA, MFT, is a psychotherapist, teacher, mother, and feminist. She has spent more than a decade as an inclusive therapist working with individuals and couples toward healing and growing. She is dedicated to helping her clients become grounded, integrated people with better access to their own instincts, wisdom, and creativity.
Kara coauthored Baby Bomb: A Relationship Survival Guide with PACT founder Stan Tatkin, PsyD. Baby Bomb offers powerful tools based in psychology and neurobiology, helping partners raise happy, healthy kids as a solid and supportive team — while also cultivating mad love for each other. Her work has been featured in The Atlantic, Parents Magazine, Fatherly, and YourTango, among other publications. She lives with her husband and son in Pioneertown, CA, and sees clients in private practice via telehealth.
"Kara’s genuine caring and love for the information she is sharing are infectious. She is knowledgeable about her subject matter and has walked the path she is taking her students on. I thought she created a safe container for significant growth."
"My wife and I worked with Kara, and the work was deep and touching. She’s a gentle guide who inspired us to transform our marriage by applying her practices. I would encourage any couple feeling stuck and looking for ways to change to give her lessons a go."
"[Kara] has the unique ability to relay information in a clear, relatable, and humorous way, which kept me engaged and very connected both to the subject she was teaching and to Kara as a person and a teacher. Kara is the best!"
"Kara is an engaged and informative teacher. She created a safe space for us to go deeper with our inner work. I learned a lot in her course and continue to use the skills she taught us in my personal life and therapy practice."
"[Kara] is insightful, caring, and funny, and I picked up many useful tools from her class. It’s clear she loves the material she teaches, and I would jump at the chance to work with her in the future."