Crucial Connections: The Mother Baby Symbiosis

09/22/2017 - 8:00am
09/22/2017 - 4:30pm


The research on the mother/ baby relationship or symbiosis continues to grow.
Our conference will provide and increase the attendees knowledge about the delicate relationship between the breastfeeding mother and baby.

Establishing the 4th Trimester
Dr. Alison Stuebe: Describe common morbidities experienced by women in the 4th trimester.

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders
Beth Britton, MAEd, EdS, LPCC
Evaluate appropriate screening and referral
procedures for patients exhibiting symptoms
of perinatal depression and anxiety.

When Breastfeeding is Not Easy
Katherine Wolfe, DO, FACOG
Identify those situations that may cause
lowered breast milk production.

Organization of Tongue Movements Before
and After Frenotomy for Posterior Tongue-tie:
An Ultrasound Analysis
Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC
List 2 differences between tongue
movements in tongue-tied infants before
frenotomy and those of normal infants.
Detail 2 consequences of these restrictions.

Building a Breastfeeding Culture
Alison Stuebe, MD, MSc, FACOG
Apply principles of organizational change
to build a breastfeeding culture.


Lactation Support for the Bereaved Mother:
Breast Milk as a Legacy
Liz Maseth, BSN, RN, IBCLC, CKC
Describe the 3 phases of the bereaved
mother’s journey with pumping.
Milo’s Mission: A Legacy of Healing
Amanda Kay Horner, Parent Advocate
Promote mother-child bond through
bereaved donation.

Promoting Breastfeeding in the
Opiate-Exposed Mother
Jennifer Grow, MD, FAAP
Recognize system of process improvement
to assist in promoting breastfeeding in
opiate-exposed mothers.

Handling the Pain: Therapeutic Breast
Massage in Lactation
Identify the principles of therapeutic
breast massage in lactation.

Throw out the Cookbook: Using Treatment
Probes to Individualize Care
Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC
Differentiate between optimizing technique
(positioning and attachment), facilitation
or compensation as part of the clinical

Clash of Addiction and Pregnancy
Robin Naples, MSW, LISW
Distinguish clinical and ethical considerations
in treating pregnancy in women who have
a substance abuse problem.

Navigating NAS in the NICU
Karen Ianiro, LISW-S
Describe the role of the Social Worker
in the NICU.

Brochure: https://cmetracker.net/CHMCA/Files/Brochures/4626.pdf
Registration: akronchildrens.org/lactationconf

Contact Info
Liz Maseth RN, IBCLC or Debbie Mayer
1 330-543-4543
Other credits: 
CME, Nursing CE, Educational units for Social Work and Dietitians have been applied for. CERPS HAVE BEEN APPLIED FOR
$ 100
Institutional Affiliation: 
Akron Children's Hospital

Tri-County Breastfeeding Connections 16th Annual Conference

10/20/2017 - 7:17am


16th Annual Breastfeeding Conference with Laurel Wilson, BS, IBCLC, CLE, CLD, CCCE
This conference is designed to provide specialized information to assist caregivers who work with breastfeeding families.
Placenta and Breastmilk
Science of the Mother and Baby Bond
Can a Baby Be Allergic to Breastmilk?
Up in Smoke: Marijuana and Breastfeeding
1. Identify the placenta and how it effects Breastfeeding: Unraveling the mysterious world of the intelligent organs that protect our babies. 2. Describe the science of the mother baby bond: How the prenatal environment and breastfeeding impacts epigenetics, brain development and stress. 3. Explain whether a baby can be allergic to breastmilk : Sensitivities, allergies, Galactosemia, and Lactose Intolerance. 4. Evaluate if marijuana use and breastfeeding is toxic, neutral or still unknown.
Continuing Education:
Applications have been made for contact hours for Nurses and APN through an approved credentialing agency and L CERPS through the IBLCE. For information about the approval status for nursing contact hours, call Aimee Bintrim at 330-729-7644. These credits are valid if attendee attends at least 80% of the conference and turns in an evaluation form. Continuing Education application for dietitians has been submitted for approval. Approval of this continuing education activity does not imply endorsement by provider, ANCC, OBN, ONA, or OLN of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity

Contact Info
Holly Mischey
1 330-719-7456
$ 115

Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

Type: Conferences | Location: Lima, Ohio - USA [Mid-West]

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply withThe Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics.

CLC certification means that a person has received training and competency verification in breastfeeding and human lactation support including assessing the latching and feeding process, providing corrective interventions, counseling mothers, understanding and applying knowledge of milk production including in special circumstances and other commonly encountered situations. All of this give CLCs a strong foundation with which to help moms and babies.

Contact Info
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330
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