Breastfeeding Class for Doulas
Join us for a 4 hour breastfeeding class for the purpose of advancing your education, in support of breastfeeding families. At the end of this class students will be able to provide newborn parents, advanced breastfeeding support (whie remaining within their scope of practice)and teach them new breastfeeding techniques.
This 4 hour class fulfills one component of your certification process. A certificate of attendance will be provided.
Understanding cultural differences and breastfeeding expectations
How doulas can prepare parents for breastfeeding before baby arrives
The BBB of breastfeeding
Supporting the breastfeeding dyad after a C-birth
Breastsleeping support and the overnight doula
Breastfeeding complications and the role of the doula
Where to find evidence based information and reliable resources
Birth and postpartum doulas are welcome.
Our classes are intimate and small in size to allow for connection between participants and time to answer all your questions.
Instructor: Yana Katzap-Nackman, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Lactation Educator, Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula and a former breastfeeding mother.