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Natural Family Planning (NFP)

The following information is used with permission from the NFP Program, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. All Rights reserved.

What is Natural Family Planning?
Is NFP Rhythm?
Who can use NFP?
What are the signs of fertility?
How does NFP work?
What are the benefits of using NFP?
How effective are the natural family planning methods for avoiding pregnancy?
Where can I learn how to use NFP?
 
Natural Family Planning Awareness
 
NFP Awareness
The USCCB website offers a wide variety of resources on NFP including liturgy & prayers, articles, couples' stories, and Church teachings.
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Upcoming NFP Classes
 
Upcoming NFP Classes
There are no updated classes at this time. Please contact the individual NFP teachers listed below for their offerings.

 
Certified NFP Teachers
 
About the Instructors
These individuals have received their certification from a USCCB-compliant program or are in the practicum phase of their training and supervised by a certified trainer. They are not employees or agents of the Archdiocese of Seattle, and are independent practitioners. They are not sponsored, directed, administered, recommended or managed by the Archdiocese of Seattle.
Battle Ground
*Drew & Denise Swanson, 360-907-3055
denisemswanson@comcast.net
Billings Ovulation Method
Introductory presentations for parish, groups and couples
Email
Bellevue/Eastside
*Alissa Long, RN, 360-434-7682
Creighton Method
Introductory Sessions for parish, group, and individual/couple. Presentations in person or via SKYPE. In person or SKYPE Follow-up visits available for both local and long distance teaching.
Email
Bellingham
Kathy St. Hilaire, 360-671-4836
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Bremerton
Suzanne Campbell, 360-377-0971
Billings Ovulation Method
Email
Camas
*Christine Bolger, RN, 360-834-7732
Christine.bolger10@gmail.com
Billings Ovulation Method
Email
Camas
*Mark Mailhot, MD, 619-861-9860
mailhot@gmail.com
Billings Ovulation Method
Introductory presentations for parish or groups
Email
Camas
*Kristin Yoshimura, 360-834-1495
kristinyoshimura@gmail.com
Billings Ovulation Method
Email
Enumclaw
Laurel Berger, BSN, RN, CrMS FCP, 253-569-3193
Creighton Method
Introductory Sessions for parish, group, and individual/couple presentations in person or via SKYPE. In person or SKYPE Follow-up visits available.
Email
Everett
Kirk & Adrianne Wieber, 425-239-4995
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Gig Harbor
Chris & Christine Ryalls, 253-851-7445
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Kirkland/Eastside
*Marie Carson, BA, FCPI, 636-221-8098
Creighton Method
Long distance teaching also available via phone or Skype
Email
Lacey/Olympia
Kim Kondrat, RN, BSN, FCPI, 360-704-9162
Creighton Method
Long distance teaching also available via phone or Skype
Email
Lynnwood
*Anna R. Buenvenida, M.Ed., FCPI, 206-409-6495
Creighton Method
Long distance teaching also available via phone or Skype
Email
Mercer Island
Katherine Eames, 206-230-0455
Billings Ovulation Method
Email
Renton
Mario & Erika Gutierrez, 425-687-0859
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Seattle
Monica & Michael Bernstein, 206-523-1903
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Seattle
Christine Cavanaugh, 206-353-9880
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Seattle
Talía C. González MSB. FCPI, 206-458-4599
Creighton Method
English and Spanish
Email
(West) Seattle/Renton
*Kimberly Yamanaka, RD, FCPI, 425-442-6037
Creighton Method
Teaching available via Skype or Google Hangout
Email
Tacoma
*Cynthia Choo, BA, BS, FCPI, 253-318-7505
Creighton Method
Email
Tacoma
Jim & Sue Davis, 253-759-5616
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Tacoma/Federal Way
Anna Skillman, BS, CFCP, 253-740-6659
Creighton Method
Long distance teaching also available via phone or Skype
Email
Vancouver
*Caitlin Elder, BS, FCPI, 509-995-9081
Creighton Method
Email
Vancouver
*Loretta Huibregtse, 360-885-3460
Billings Ovulation Method
Email
Vancouver
*Ann Makar, 360-910-1907
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
Woodinville
Scott & Marie Elmenhurst, 425-788-2453
Sympto-Thermal Method
Email
*Intern
Intern who is completing the practicum phase of certification under the supervision of a certified trainer.
Online Training
For those couples seeking online training, Northwest Family Services in Portland provides an approved course.
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