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Nurture Birth

Breastfeeding for Birth Professionals

A 3 hour class to meet the needs of birth workers who wish to provide appropriate lactation support to the families they serve.

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Breastfeeding for Birth Professionals

Time & Location

Oct 16, 2021, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Nurture Birth, Orange County, CA, USA

About the Event

Breastfeeding Basics for Birth Workers

Rachelle King, RN, IBCLC, CD-PIC

A 3 hour class to meet the needs of birth workers who wish to provide appropriate lactation support to the families they serve.

Basics of breastfeeding

  • Overview of the Importance of breastfeeding
  • Brief Anatomy & Physiology
  • Discuss & practice assisting with positions & holds
  • Pumping

Navigating Issues

  • Common issues
  • Common tools & their uses
  • Recognizing your scope of practice
  • Signs of concern
  • What can help
  • How to refer & who to refer to

Delivery of breastfeeding Support

  • Biases
  • Client goals
  • Importance of consent
  • Suggestions vs advice
  • Consideration of terminology

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