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Essential Breastfeeding Support Skills for Doulas & Birth Workers (In-Person)

From: $104.00

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As a birth worker, you play a crucial role in facilitating a successful breastfeeding relationship between mother and baby. Join our course to gain a solid foundation in the basics of breastfeeding and enhance your skills and knowledge to better support nursing dyads. This course is tailored for doulas, midwives, and anyone seeking to increase their expertise in lactation support. The course runs from 9:30am to 12:30 pm, we will cover essential topics, including:
  • Anatomy and physiology of the lactating breast
  • Best practices for supporting breastfeeding after birth
  • Supporting proper positioning and latch
  • Infant reflexes and feeding cues
  • How to know when baby is getting enough
  • Early nursing challenges and management
  • Red flags and when to refer to a specialist
Attendance fulfills the certification requirements for Birth and Postpartum Doulas with DONA International and provides 3 CEU’s from DONA.

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Workshop Dates

March 25th, 2023, April 15th, 2023, July 10th, 2023, September 11th, 2023, Dec 4, 2023, Feb 26, 2024