Open House with Ingrid Prueher and Diane Lang
Thursday, September 15, 2011
Come meet Ingrid Prueher and Diane Lang, the facilitators of Dunstan Baby Language, The Developing Child and more!
Ingrid Y. Prueher, a Certified Baby Planner and Pre and Postnatal Stress Management Coach™, Founder of Savvy Mom on Call™, Savvy Mami TV™, Baby Planner Magazine™, ParentPrep Classes™ and owner of NYC Baby Planner™, is dedicating her career to educating and empowering, preconceiving, expecting, new, and seasoned parents, about their options through their individualized parenthood journeys. Ingrid’s mission to help educate and empower families stem from her own experience of becoming a mom.
Ingrid formed Savvy Mom on Call™ in 2009, a bilingual baby planning, consulting and concierge business. She serves families in Connecticut (via www.savvymomoncallbabyplanner.com), New York City (via www.nycbabyplanner.com) and beyond. Most recently, she formed Savvy Mami TV™, a bilingual online web tv show that interviews parents, practitioners, authors, product designers in the maternity, baby, toddler and tween industry. In June 2011, Ingrid is launching ParentPrep classes at O Lulla’s in Southport, CT and at Metro Minis in Manhattan. In the fall/winter of 2011, Ingrid will be launching the first magazine, Baby Planner Magazine™, to feature baby planners from around the globe, while providing information to parents on everything baby through tween from industry experts, such as baby planners, practitioners, authors, product designers, stylists and many more.
The consulting, concierge, web tv show and magazine were created to educate and connect families with the many wonderful options that are available to them. Ingrid knows that there is not just one way to prepare or raise a child, nor is there just one type of resource or service available.
Through her baby planning, consulting, concierge services and pre and postnatal stress management coaching™ techniques, she will eliminate the stressors that go along with the many decisions families need to prepare for a new family member and the obstacles that come after.
Ingrid was born in Guatemala but was raised in New York and is fluent in Spanish. She received a bachelor’s degree in paralegal studies from St. John’s University and a master’s degree in International Affairs from The New School. She has more than ten years of finance experience, is a Certified Stress Management Coach, a Certified Baby Planner, a Certified Greenproofer and GreenBirth Educator, Certified Educator for Dunstan Baby Language and The Happiest Baby on the Block programs. Ingrid is also the Co-President and the Director of Events for the International Maternity Institute and a Baby Planner Educator for the International Academy of Baby Planner Professionals. Lastly, she is the Director of Operations for Connecticut City Mommy.
Ingrid enjoys life with her husband and two sons, a 3 1/2 year old and a 3 month old, in Fairfield, Connecticut. In her spare time, she loves to travel, cook, dance, read and sing.
Positive Psychology Expert
Therapist, Educator and Life Coach Diane Lang has dedicated her career to helping people turn their lives around and is now on a mission to help them develop a sustainable positive attitude that can actually turn one into an optimist, literally. A therapist and educator of Positive Psychology, she has seen that it can provide a strong foundation for finding great happiness and is gratified that it is becoming a mainstream method of treatment.
A parent herself, Lang has taught Positive Parenting to parents and written extensively on the benefits of using it with even the youngest children. She has also spoken or conducted seminars on postpartum depression, striving for balance versus having it all and practical tips on interviewing, networking and dressing for success and is the author of “Baby Steps: the Path from Motherhood to Career.”
A therapist at the Universal Institute in Livingston , NJ Lang counsels patients with traumatic brain injury and substance abuse. Her clinical experience includes treating patients with different forms of mental illness, physical and emotional abuse and relationship issues. Lang is also an Adjunct Professor in Psychology at Montclair State University and Centenary College ; her college work includes mentoring students for individual career counseling and personal issue advisement.
As an expert in her fields of therapy, Lang has been featured in the Daily Record and Cookie Magazine, seen on NJ 12 TV and the national television program “Fox & Friends”. She has also participated in a reality based Internet show, ourprisoner.com, hosted Generation X-tinet and appeared in various educational videos. In addition Lang writes a bi-weekly column “The Balancing Act” at www.thealternativepress.com and sharing her expertise on parenting and living a positive lifestyle on The WTBQ Expat Show.
Lang has an M.A. in Counseling and a B.A. in Liberal Arts from the New York Institute of Technology. Please visit her website for more information: www.dlcounseling.com or her blog: www.myhappyblog.vox.com
Open House with Ingrid Prueher and Diane Lang