Massachusetts

Applied Teaching Methods in Lactation Education

03/19/2018
03/23/2018
US/Eastern

Can be used towards CLC recertification.
This course examines contemporary theories of adult education related to adult learning and develops health education skills with the goal of supporting the achievement of continuity of care in the maternal child health care setting. Course content provides a thorough grounding in adult learning principles for use in educating health care professionals and in fostering systems change through transformative learning. Students will engage in a variety of learning laboratory activities (including delivering a 45 minute lactation specific presentation to the class-topics will be assigned in class) Participants will gain experience in the design and delivery of educational offerings with a focus on supporting continuity of care in the area of breastfeeding and human lactation. These strategies may be useful for those who want to implement change such as implementation of the WHO/UNICEF 10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding. Each participant will recieve a health systems copy of the Curriculum in Support of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding as well as basic PowerPoint files to teach each of the 15 Sessions within the Curriculum.

Contact Info
Telephone: 
1 508-888-8044
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
35
Other credits: 
RNs: 35 Contact Hours; RDs: 34; IBCLCs: 35L CERPs; College Credit Recommendations: 3 credits.

Master Class with Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC

05/01/2018
US/Eastern

Master Class with Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC
Morning sessions
• Supportive Techniques forBiophysical Sucking Difficulties
• Is it the Tongue or the Breast?
In the afternoon
• we'll meet with real Mombaby dyads and do problem solving.
Seating is limited to 50 attendees, so register early!
CERPS are pending from IBLCE/CE credits will be available.
https://masterclasspl.eventbee.com

Lawrence Memorial Hospital is in Medford, MA

Contact Info
Contact: 
Mary Foley
Cost: 
$ 225
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
Massachusetts Lactation Consultants Association

Marie Biancuzzo's Lactation Exam Review 2018

08/16/2018 - 3:11pm
08/17/2018 - 3:11pm
US/Eastern

Join Marie for a 2-day live review for the IBLCE Exam. This review course includes a mock exam with a computerized analysis of your strengths and weaknesses. We guarantee you'll pass the exam or you get a full refund! (See our website for more details.)

Contact Info
Contact: 
Marie Biancuzzo
Telephone: 
1 703-787-9894
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
25
Other credits: 
19 contact hours 12 CPEs at Level II
Cost: 
$ 449

Picture Perfect: Finding the Clues, Getting the Answers, and Passing the IBLCE Exam

08/18/2018 - 8:00am
08/18/2018 - 4:00pm
US/Eastern

Designed for aspiring and recertifying IBCLCs, this one-day seminar will help you prepare for the IBLCE Exam and sharpen your clinical expertise.

Approximately half of the questions on the IBLCE Exam are based on images. In this interactive seminar you will learn how to decode pertinent visual information and accurately recognize conditions that may appear on the exam or in your practice. You will review over 200 pictures of breastfeeding dyads to sharpen your observation skills and learn how those images might be used to construct exam questions and how to accurately interpret the information presented to select the correct answer. Taught by popular author and educator, Marie Biancuzzo RN MS CCL IBCLC.

For more information go to: https://breastfeedingoutlook.com/index.php?pageID=216
Can't travel? Try our new hard-copy book, Marie's Picture Perfect Guide to Decoding Photos: A Workbook for Passing the IBLCE Exam, https://breastfeedingoutlook.com/index.php?pageID=268

Contact Info
Contact: 
Breastfeeding Outlook
Telephone: 
1 703-787-9894
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
5.2
Other credits: 
5.2 contact hours for nurses 5.5 CPEs at Level II for dietitians
Cost: 
$ 169
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