As a Certified Lactation Educator & Counselor (CLEC), I will join you in your home to assess and address the most common challenges that come up with early breastfeeding.
COMMON BREASTFEEDING CHALLENGES INCLUDE:
Baby's position & latch
Nursing a sleepy or fussy baby
Nursing with a large supply (too much milk)
Nursing to build milk supply (too little milk)
Breast pump usage & fit, plus pumping tips
Bottle introduction & paced feeding
A baby struggling with weight gain
Nursing after breast augmentation
Nursing a pre-term baby
Tongue tie or other anatomical complications
Feeding a baby with medical history
Using medication for on-going supply issues
Making decisions about formula or donor milk supplementation.
Day or night weaning (for older children
INTERNATIONAL BOARD CERTIFIED LACTATION CONSULTANT
I am currently finishing the Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) program at The University of California, San Diego and expect to pass the International Board Certified Lactation Exam in October of 2019.