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Our evidence-based childbirth classes provide you with the tools you need to have a positive and empowering birth experience. You will away walk away feeling confident, calm, and prepared for the birth of your baby.
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This class is taught by a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) and provides evidence-based information about the basics of breastfeeding your baby, from birth through the first few weeks.
establishing breastfeeding after birth
how to achieve a good latch
accessing breastfeeding support
Regardless of whether you take our Breastfeeding Basics Class virtually or in-person, you always get a physical full-color workbook, and up-to-date handouts.
Your registration fee covers you plus one support person.
Lactation Basics for Birth Professionals
This is a parent-class, with an additional hour-long module for birth professionals.
Doulas, childbirth educators, and other perinatal professionals play a key role in helping families to meet their breastfeeding goals.
This class will give you the tools you need to share evidence-based information prenatally with clients, offer lactation support immediately after birth, and connect postpartum families with lactation professionals when needed.
The benefits of breastfeeding
Basic anatomy and physiology (let down, supply and demand)
How birth impacts lactation/breastfeeding
Infant capabilities, reflexes and cues
Achieving a proper latch
Counseling clients in the postpartum period
Pumping, hand expression, and storage guidelines
Early challenges (engorgement, nipple soreness, milk supply)
When and how to make referrals
This live and interactive class is taught by a Certified Lactation Counselor, and meets via Google Meet in one virtual session.
You must be in attendance for the entire 3 hours to receive your Certificate of Attendance. This certificate fulfills the breastfeeding class requirements for most doula certifications, including DONA, and DTI.
Contact us to inquire about our next session.