DALLAS AREA BREASTFEEDING ALLIANCE

  • Medical City Dalls Hospital 7777 Forest Ln, Building E Dallas, TX, 75230 United States

Overcoming Barriers to Breastfeeding Success

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This seminar is for obstetric and pediatric hospital and office nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, lactation consultants, physicians, breastfeeding counselors, WIC peer counselors, midwives, doulas and other professionals who assist the breastfeeding family. 

Course Objectives

  • learn ways to help transition infant to the breast including positioning and tools
  • describe normal milk production and ways to resolve low production
  • identify differences in various types of milk sharing: risks vs. benefits
  • list causes, symptoms and treatment for deep breast pain
  • discuss issues regarding breastfeeding guidance for mothers who 
  • are using or have used addictive drugs