Holistic Maternity & Parenting Health Practitioner™ Master Program

Our comprehensive bundled programs for those wishing to to offer the full spectrum of maternity parenting and health services

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The International Parenting and Health Institute™ (IPHI), formerly the International Maternity and Parenting Institute™, providing the world’s most progressive and holistic birth education for birth professionals, is the first birth organization to offer an advanced comprehensive master program that provides experienced birth and postpartum professionals the opportunity to advance their career by being equipped with a holistic combination of advanced professional offerings.

Our Holistic Maternity and Parenting Health practitioner™ master program is cutting-edge and revolutionary twelve month program that is designed to equip experienced birth and postpartum professionals with a combination of comprehensive advanced professional offerings drawing insight from several health fields of preconception, childbirth and postpartum. These include the fields of Sleep , Nutrition, Stress Management, Emotional Health, Movement, Eco, Psychology, Neuroscience, Yoga, Childbirth Education, and Parenting Education. The goal of our program is to provide experienced professionals with advanced knowledge, tools and support necessary to work with families in the most optimal, valuable and integrated way. We invite you to explore creating a life where you are experiencing not only your deepest calling but also making a tremendous difference in the world of babies and parenting.


Pre-requisite qualifications include the following:

  • Complete an enrollment application.
  • An interview with our instructor and founder, Mar De Carlo

Upon acceptance into our program, you will receive instructions to begin your first online program. You have up to two years to complete this certification.

The Course Bundle Includes:

Baby Planner Professional

Holistic Childbirth Educator

Eco-Maternity Consultant

Maternity & Child Sleep Consultant

Integrative Adult Sleep Coach

Pre-Post Natal Nutrition Coach

Pre-Post Natal Health

Master Your Business The Holistic Way

Course Topics Include But Not Limited To:

  • Working with Challenging Family Dynamics
  • Addressing Needs & Challenges
  • Working with Cultural Dynamics
  • Working with Beliefs
  • Holistic Health & Safety
  • Couple Bonding Techniques
  • Family Bonding Techniques
  • Single Parenting
  • Adoption
  • Meaning-Purpose-Intention
  • Fitness
  • Nutrition
  • Pregnancy Sleep
  • Family Sleep
  • Greenproofing
  • Breastfeeding
  • Grief and Loss
  • Childcare
  • Education
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Body Intelligence
  • NeuroScience
  • Mindfulness
  • Non-Violent Communication
  • Yoga Nidra
  • Spirituality
  • Sustainable Living
  • Financial Planning
  • Readiness for Change
  • Goal Setting
  • Growing & Expanding Your Business
  • Living the Dream

Do you want to help families in all areas of health? Beginning anytime ( a combination for self-directed and online live) a weekly one year online program designed to prepare you to support and coach families with healthy and balanced lifestyle choices such as nutrition, exercise, sleep, emotional, physical and mental wellness, mindfulness, and safety.

During this comprehensive specialty Maternity & Parenting Health Practitioner course you will be prepared to coach expecting and new families on all the following topics:

  • Stress Management
  • Time Management
  • Exercise/Movement
  • Nutrition
  • Sleep
  • Movement
  • Emotional Health
  • Baby Planning
  • Safety including Greenproofing and Eco-Consulting
  • Practical and Customized Strategies

Contact us an interview and pricing at [email protected]

Spaces are Limited

Your Instructor

Mar De Carlo
Mar De Carlo

Mary “Mar” De Carlo Oscategui- RYT 500, is a holistic health, lifestyle, business coach, author, artist, performer, group facilitator and founder of several global companies. She has also served as an SBDC small business adviser and a board member of the Fairfax Chamber of Commerce.

Mar began her expansive coaching path with the health and fitness twenty three years ago where she trained and worked with individuals and groups as a group exercise instructor, personal trainer, pilates and yoga instructor. Along the way she became involved in the business side of these industries where eventually she became a manager and then entrepreneur of several successful businesses in the health and birth industries. Mar found business to be a powerful gateway for personal, spiritual and social growth where one can find deep personal fulfillment.

Having worked with many groups and individuals in throughout the world her experience has allowed me to regularly teach and train people from all walks of life. As a result, it has also lead her to understand the variety of physical and emotional needs that each individual has.

In 2007, on a summer trip to Ojai, California, her daughter, Bella Luna was conceived, she had a home birth which transformed her life and gave birth to expanding her knowledge on maternity, parenting and “green” living. Her inspiration led her to support families where she founded two additional companies: TheBabyPlanner.com and International Maternity & Parenting Institute.

She has overcome countless challenges throughout her life; using each as stepping stones to not only form the person she today but to also help others overcome their challenges in the most practical, inspirational and transformative way.

She enjoys advising and coaching businesses and entrepreneurs in the fitness, yoga, wellness and birth industries along with regularly teaching in person and online group classes. For Mar business is personal and as a result her work holistically integrates scientific research and intuitive knowledge using the modalities of yoga, dance, pilates, nutrition, fitness, reiki, dance, energy work, stress management, green living, meditation, sleep and rest. She blends her business savvy skills with an integrative sustainable approach to her work.

She successfully launched multiple companies helping others to grow and succeed – all while maintaining her health, sanity, and love for life. Her qualifications include over two dozen certifications in the health, fitness, yoga and maternity fields covering a range of holistic topics: exercise, stress management, nutrition, sleep, eco-consulting, somatic yoga therapy, meditation, pilates, pregnancy, birth, wellness coaching, and business coaching. She is a mom to two children and the author of three books: “Green Body Green Birth” , “The Baby Planner Profession: What You Need to Know” and “Awakening Through Sleep: A Transformational and Spiritual Guide to Pregnancy, Parent and Child Sleep“.

Mar’s Companies Include:

  • Marin Business Sanctuary, Founder
  • International Maternity and Parenting Institute (IMPI), Founder and CEO
  • Association of Professional Sleep Consultants (APSC), Founder
  • International Academy of Baby Planner Professionals (IABPP), Founder
  • Physical Awakening, Holistic Health & Fitness Services


Mar has presented for the The Association For Prenatal And Perinatal Psychology And Health, BirthKeepers Summit, International Association for Child Safety,International Nanny Association.She has been featured in a variety of media publications which you can find on her media page: Consumer Reports, US News & World Report, LA Times, Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine, SF Examiner, Kiwi Magazine, Green Child Magazine, Bay Area Parent, Marin TV and more….She has been an interviewed guest for the Conscious Mama Show, Well and Wise Online Mama Summit, Food Body Spirit Connection Summit, Women’s Global Summit, Core Freedom Show, Awakening Online and Making a Difference in Marin.

Courses Included with Purchase

Maternity & Child Sleep Consultant™ English (Global)
Think Your Child Needs Sleep Training? Think Again: Introducing a Holistic Approach to Sleep that Begins Before Baby is Born
Mar De Carlo
Component Two- Global English Maternity & Child Sleep Consultant™
Introducing a Holistic Approach to Sleep that Begins Before Baby is Born
Mar De Carlo
Integrative Adult Sleep Coach Certification Program
Our course prepares professionals to work with, address, and resolve a variety of adult sleep issues ranging from insomnia to anxiety to chronic pain.
Soda Kuczkowski
Certified Baby Planner ™ English (Self-Directed)
Our online baby planner certification courses offer participants a complete business and career package.
Mar De Carlo
Eco Consultant Certification
Self-paced online certification program to learn how to support pregnancy, parenting and adults in all stages of life for toxic and stress free living
Mar De Carlo
Pre and Post Natal Nutrition Coach Certification Course
Learn IPHI's Secret Recipe for Growing a Happy, Healthy Baby!
Rebecca Burditt

Original Price: $10,435

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
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.

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