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Lactation

Specialist

Program

Lactation Specialist Program

The Lactation Specialist Program offers comprehensive information on breastfeeding with an emphasis on hands-on skills to enable the provider to give effective and individualized assistance to breastfeeding mothers. This is 3- day course that offers 24 CEU's for LVns' and Rn's. 

Upcoming LSP Courses

 MAY 17th, 18th and 19th 2024 from 8:30a- 5pm
 MAY 17th, 18th and 19th 2024 from 8:30a- 5pm
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3- Day Course Free Available to ALL The Lactation Specialist Program offers comprehensive information on breastfeeding with an emphasis on hands-on skills to enable the provider to give effective and individualized assistance to breastfeeding mothers.
When
May 17, 2024, 8:30 AM
Where
Santa Rosa,
5297 Aero Dr, Santa Rosa, CA 95403, USA

Beyond the Basics: Effectively Assisting Breastfeeding Mothers

 

Day 1 -  8:30 AM – 5:00 PM 

Anatomy & Physiology of the Breast,  Human Lactation, Nutrition & Breastfeeding, Properties of Human Milk and Artificial Baby Milks, Foreign Substances in Human Milk

 

Day 2 -  8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Prenatal Factors Influencing Breastfeeding, Infant Sucking, The Immediate Postpartum Period, Use of Artificial Baby Milk When Medically Indicated, Supporting Ongoing Breastfeeding, Counseling the Breastfeeding Mother

 

Day 3 -  8:30 AM – 5:00 PM 

Common Problems in the Early Days, Special Situations, Breastfeeding Techniques and Devices, Resources for Lactation Professionals, Follow-up Case Study Program

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