Supercharge the Brain and Language Power of your Baby or Toddler with LIVE COACHING

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"Helped me to think more deeply about how what I do daily impacts my child, even at 2 months old!"

-Trish, New mom and psychologist

"The content was easy to understand and clear."

-Pamm, experienced parent and wellbeing educator

" All parts are excellent, very well thought out and organized. You have integrated your collective knowledge brilliantly."

-Merrily, grandmother and community organizer

"This is wonderful! You summed up a very complex subject simply and digestibly, backed by neuroscience and with actionable step for parents to implement."

-Ann Marie, child health advocate and parent of two

Want your baby to be the smartest in the room? Then this course is for you!

Next Course Kickoff October 29


  • Know the 4 easy ways for your baby to have a smart brain and be a "good talker" (so they have a shot at better jobs [much!] later).
  • Keep your little one occupied for hours without handing over a screen.
  • Be one of those parents who keeps it cool under pressure.
  • Know what not to buy your baby even if there are ads all over Instagram.
  • Give your baby enough attention and still have some left over for yourself.


Take this course if you want your baby or toddler to:

  • Have the best foundation for success in life
  • Be bright, curious and reach their full potential
  • Have a deep, loving relationship with you
  • Avoid relying on digital devices that can sap attention and block self-development

What you’ll learn:

  • The ABCs of effective, tech-aware parenting
  • The one-word key to raising a confident, calm, and durable child
  • The basics for healthy early brain development
  • How to help your child speak early and often

What's in this course for you:

  • Concise videos explain how to boost your child's brain and language development along with live guidance from family wellness instructors Jenifer Joy Madden of and Madlin Mangrum of Unplugged Parenting.
  • Asking your questions and discussing course content in a safe, supportive environment.
  • Thought exercises to help you become the parent you want to be.
  • Informational printouts, e-book, and links to wise-parenting references and resources.
  • Learning how to manage your household and your own tech use to create a home atmosphere of love and learning

Why to take this course:

  • You want your child to have great brain and language development
  • You want to be the best parent possible, but are frustrated by all the demands on your time
  • You want to know how your baby or toddler can be occupied and happy without needing a digital pacifier, or want to break the cycle if your child has grown used to a digital babysitter
  • You want strategies for keeping your cool and having a peaceful, low-stress household
  • You want to be on the same page with your partner about creating a loving and brain-boosting home environment for your child

Who are the renowned guest experts you’ll hear from?

Dr. Michael Rich, also know as “The Mediatrician,” is the founder and director of Center on Media and Child Health and an Associate Professor at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Hilarie Cash is the co-founder and chief clinical officer of the reSTART Center for Digital Technology Sustainability.

Trish Nash is a PhD psychologist and college mental wellness counselor.

Topics covered in the course:

  • Why your baby or toddler needs your attention to grow and develop.
  • What pulls your attention away from your child and what to do about it.
  • Strategies for giving your child enough attention, even if you're very busy.
  • What a balanced lifestyle looks like for a baby.
  • Why your baby is a sensory sponge.
  • Recommended limits of screen media exposure for young children.
  • What to do if your child has grown too attached to digital devices.
  • How to talk to your partner about managing media usage within the household.
  • How to write a Family Media Plan.
  • Why Play and Nature are crucial for young children.
  • Techniques for putting your own mind at ease, managing anger, and ratcheting back stress.
  • What your child needs to have a bushy, well-developed "broccoli brain".

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Meet Your Instructors:

Jenifer Joy Madden is an author, TEDx speaker, and certified wellness expert with an emphasis on early-life thriving. She is the founder of, a digital media adjunct professor at the Syracuse University Newhouse School of Public Communications, and has three durable grownup kids.

Madlin Mangrum helps moms win the screen war by coaching one-on-one and coaching small groups of moms. She's the founder of Unplugged Family, Madlin is a mom of two, former lawyer, and certified parenting coach specializing in digital wellness in family relationships.

What does the course cost?

Normally, this type of dynamic, interactive course would cost much more, but because of the extraordinary stresses placed on parents by the pandemic, the price including live coaching sessions has been reduced to $197.

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Course Curriculum

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
Start the course immediately after you register, but the introduction and course kickoff with live coaching is October 29. We'll meet again the next three Thursdays after that. Last live meeting is November 19, but you'll have access to all the course material after that.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Register today for a lifetime of parenting success!

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