Group Classes at the Carleton Place Public Library

Earlier this spring, Lisa had the pleasure of running a sign language for babies course for the Carleton Place Public Library. For 5 weeks, she met with a group of parents and their babies on Zoom for 45 minutes. Using books, games, and songs, Lisa taught the group how to get started using ASL withContinue reading “Group Classes at the Carleton Place Public Library”

Free Fingerspelled Alphabet Poster

Black Bear Healing Home’s fingerspelled alphabet poster is now available here on our website for free! You are welcome to print this image and use it. If you need a PDF version which is sized to print on normal computer paper, please email Lisa at Lisa@blackbearhealinghome.com Printed versions of this poster are given out toContinue reading “Free Fingerspelled Alphabet Poster”

Sign Language for Babies Course Now Available

Learn how to teach your baby sign language. Online from the comfort of anywhere – including your own home! In person classes are also available locally. Lisa uses games, books, and songs to teach you everything you need to know to start signing with your baby. This course is offered on a sliding scale ofContinue reading “Sign Language for Babies Course Now Available”

BBHH Gift Certificates Now Available

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new gift certificates. These gift cards can be used towards any of our services, including our prenatal ASL workshop and our sign language for babies classes. For a complete description of our services, click here. These gift certificates make great baby shower gifts. They can beContinue reading “BBHH Gift Certificates Now Available”

Prenatal Sign Language Workshop

This 45 minute workshop for pregnant people will introduce you to sign language. Research has shown that teaching your baby sign language will improve cognitive and emotional development. Signing from birth is doable, and this workshop will teach you how. We’ll cover the ASL signs that will get you started and discuss how to createContinue reading “Prenatal Sign Language Workshop”

Free Sign Language for babies Course in Carleton Place

Reduce frustration and jump-start communication! Join Lisa in Carleton Place at Under Pressure Coffee House and teach your baby how to sign. October 29 and November 5, 12, and 19 from 10:15 am to 11 am. Registration required. Email Lisa@BlackBearHealingHome.com to register or with questions

Announcing Baby Sign Language Classes

  Black Bear Healing Home is pleased to announce that Lisa is now a certified instructor with My Smart Hands. She will be teaching ASL classes to babies and their caregivers throughout Lanark County. The first session of classes will be held in Carleton Place. Stay tuned for dates. Check out this video to see a signingContinue reading “Announcing Baby Sign Language Classes”