People say nothing can prepare parents
for parenthood, but that’s just not true!

We have a survival guide for couples - and training for professionals.

Parenthood is life-changing. For most couples, it's like an adventure into the unknown. And people say nothing can prepare parents for parenthood, right? But what if you could? Not just for the beginning, but for each and every stage afterwards?

Becoming Us Level I Training:
Become a Professional Seed Planter

over 4 online sessions

What does the 'transition into parenthood' actually mean? Why do some parents find it more challenging than others? How do we educate expecting parents about Perinatal Mental Health Conditions? Can we prepare parents so this special time is easier and more enjoyable? You'll discover the answers to these questions and more.

Following Level I you'll be a Professional Seed Planter. You'll know which seeds to plant that support your clients to grow their love as they go - and have practical resources you can use from day one.

Becoming Us Level I is essential training for ANY professional who works with expecting or new parents. You can enrol
in this ground breaking on-line training at any time.


“Really interesting and all the tips and handouts are so useful for talking with clients.”

Rosie Smith, Counsellor, New Zealand

Becoming Us complete Professional Training (Levels I, II & III):
Become a Professional Seed Planter, Parenthood Tour Guide and Village Elder
over 14 online sessions and bi-monthly live video calls

The Becoming Us Professional complete online training is for birth, health, mental health, parent and other helping professionals and students who want to prepare and support parents at any stage of their parenthood adventure.

Level 1: Become a Seed Planter. Learn how to plant powerful seeds to help parents cope with the most common parenthood problems and grow their love with their partner as they go. You can enrol in Level I above.

Level 2: Become a Parenthood Tour Guide. Discover 8 evidence-based stages of parenthood, how to work with parents in each stage and prepare for the next ones. You can choose whether to go on to Level II after your Level I training.

Level 3: Become a Village Elder. Struggling couples can have the biggest breakthroughs. Add tools to your toolbox so you know how to support couples through the tough stuff - and when to refer them to another professional in your community. You can choose whether or not to go on to Level III after your Level II training.


Enrollment for Level I is only $147 USD. Please note we are out of pilot mode with our training and this price will rise soon.


Becoming Us is a much needed, sensitive, positive and comprehensive approach to the transition into parenthood.
— Professor Jenny Gamble, Head of Midwifery, Griffith University, Queensland
The world needs this.
— Kent Hoffman, Founder, Circle of Security
This is the missing piece. A game-changer for parents and the professionals who care about them.
— Sally Placksin, author of Mothering the New Mother, NYC.

Got questions? Find the answers here.