PRENATAL UNIVERSITY

  • A registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
  • Interaction between the baby and its environment stimulates brain growth both before and after birth.
  • Prenatal University provides interactive exercises and processes to produce significant "Prenatal Enrichment"
  • Help parents and family members foster a better Preborn environment for the baby, before and after birth 
  • Provide opportunities for an early learning relationship, between parent and child that can last a lifetime 
  • Breast Feeding as a learning relationship
  • Motherhood Mentors Program

Rene Van de Carr M.D. 
Founder & Board Member

Dr. Rene Van de Carr has been in Obstetrics & Gynecology private practice from 1962 through 2003.  He was Chief of OB-GYN  at St. Rose Hospital, Hayward, CA. for many years. 
He sits on the Board of Association for Pre-and-Perinatal Psychology and Health. 

Additional Honors:  

                 

Diplomat- American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology  

        Fellow:  American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
        Fellow:  International College of Surgeons

Co -recipient of the1998 Elda Scarzella Mazzocchi Award for "Pioneering Research in Prebirth and Perinatal Stimulation and Education" (International Society for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Medicine, London)

Prenatal University Manuals I and II
Prenatal University Patient and Physician Preparation Video Tapes
Author of  "Prenatal Classroom" 1992
Author of "While You Are Expecting ...Your Own Prenatal Classroom 1997

Kristin Van de Carr Ph.D.
Advisory Board Member

Kristin Van De Carr is a Clinical Psychologist Specialist in San Ramon, California. She graduated with honors in 1986. Having more than 30 years of diverse experiences, especially as a Clinical Psychologist, she is also a consultant and staff member at Eisenhower Medical Center. She has taught as an adjunct professor of psychology at Chabot College, Hayward, California. In addition, Kristin is the Co-recipient of the1998 Elda Scarzella Mazzocchi Award for "Pioneering Research in Pre and Perinatal Psychology" (International Society for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Medicine, London). She has also hosted her own medical related television show.