• Breastfeeding Basics 2022

    Posted on November 15, 2020 by in

    Event Details

    This event finished on 18 November 2023

    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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