Breastfeeding For Birth Professionals
Designed for those working with mothers and families. Certified and non-certified birth professionals are welcome!
Breastfeeding for Professionalstimes vary Catonsville
This 3 hour workshop is presented to help fullfill the requirements for those seeking postpartum and birth doula certification. All birth professionals are welcome to join in this engageing and informative comprehensive review of breastfeeding in the neonatal period. The workshop is taught by a certified lactation counselor and DONA postpartum doula. Topics include: Starting Out Successfully, latch, position, milk production, feeding patterns, pumping and breastmilk storage, challenges breastfeeding mothers might encounter and myths, avoiding common problems, and recognizing when to suggest refferals.