Lactation Specialist Program


Beyond the Basics: Effectively Assisting Breastfeeding Mothers

This program is for professionals who want to help new mothers successfully breastfeed their babies. 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.

A 3-day course led by IBCLC , Rosanne Gephart, topics focus on practical strategies for dealing with common and unusual difficulties encountered by nursing moms.  This course qualifies for 20 hrs. of continuing nursing education through the California Board of Registered Nursing. The next classes are scheduled for June 3-5, 2016 and December 2-4, 2016.