• Breastfeeding Basics 2022

    Posted on November 15, 2020 by in

    Event Details

    This event is running from 16 January 2021 until 18 November 2023. It is next occurring on October 21, 2023 12:00 pm

    Prenatal Breastfeeding Basics Class

    A 2-hour prenatal breastfeeding class where you will learn:

    *  How breastfeeding works
    *  What mother’s and baby’s bodies expect during lactation
    *  The stages of lactation and what to expect at each stage
    *  How spouses/partners and family members can support breastfeeding
    *  The basics of getting started with breastfeeding
    *  Breastfeeding positions and when to use them, including hands-on practice with models
    *  Hands-on breastfeeding techniques and when to use them
    *  When to call for help
    *  Nutritional support and how dietary choices support (or hinder!) breastfeeding
    *  How to incorporate breastfeeding into your daily life
    *  Lactation tools and interventions: when they’re appropriate and how they’re used

    Partners, spouses, or support persons are welcome and always encouraged to attend.

    Meets the requirements for DONA certification

    *** Unable to attend an already scheduled class?  A one-on-one consultation may be a great option for your family.  See our online scheduling page to arrange your personal class.  Select the “Prenatal Tele-lactation” option.  Private classes are available for $135.

    About the Next Class

    • Fee: $35 (Pre-registration required. Free to current Spokane River Midwives clients.)
      Instructor: Melissa Morgan, IBCLC, RLC, LE
      Date: 3rd Saturday of each month
      Time: 12:00-2:00pm
      Location: 615 E. 6th Ave., Post Falls, ID (Spokane River Midwives Birth Center)


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