Washington

Foundations for Best Practice in Lactation Care

Type: Conferences | Location: Seattle, Washington - USA [North-West]
06/23/2014
06/27/2014
US/Pacific

Make a difference in the health of mothers and infants and add to your professional credentials through the Foundations for Best Practice in Lactation Care workshop. The comprehensive five-day course is taught by expert, board-certified lactation consultants.

This course is designed for health care providers and lay people who want to provide accurate, current and consistent information about breastfeeding and lactation to expectant and new families. Content is based on current research as it applies to best practice issues in the clinical setting. In addition to attending all lectures, students complete a written study guide and outline a project of their choice.
Completion provides a Lactation Educator Certificate.

Contact Info
Contact: 
Simkin Center at Bastyr University
Telephone: 
1 425-602-3361
CERPS
E-CERPS: 
2
L-CERPS: 
43
Other credits: 
45 instructional hours on the IBLCE Exam Blueprint (for preparation for first IBLCE exam) Commission on Dietetic Registration, 45 CPE hours, Category II (For RDs only) Provider approved by California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number: CEP 141275 54 contact hours (50 minute hours) (For RNs only)
Cost: 
$ 899
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
Bastyr University

Foundations for Best Practice in Lactation Care

Type: Conferences | Location: Seattle, Washington - USA [North-West]
09/22/2014
09/26/2014
US/Pacific

Make a difference in the health of mothers and infants and add to your professional credentials through the Foundations for Best Practice in Lactation Care workshop. The comprehensive five-day course is taught by expert, board-certified lactation consultants.

This course is designed for health care providers and lay people who want to provide accurate, current and consistent information about breastfeeding and lactation to expectant and new families. Content is based on current research as it applies to best practice issues in the clinical setting. In addition to attending all lectures, students
complete a written study guide and outline a project of their choice.

Completion provides a Lactation Educator Certificate.

Contact Info
Contact: 
Simkin Center at Bastyr University
Telephone: 
1 425-602-3361
CERPS
E-CERPS: 
43
L-CERPS: 
2
Other credits: 
45 instructional hours on the IBLCE Exam Blueprint (for preparation for first IBLCE exam) Commission on Dietetic Registration, 45 CPE hours, Category II (For RDs only) Provider approved by California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number: CEP 141275 54 contact hours (50 minute hours) (For RNs only)
Cost: 
$ 899
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
Bastyr University

Breastfeeding: New Pathways for Evidence-based Practice Seminar

Type: Conferences | Location: Seattle, Washington - USA [North-West]
09/25/2014
US/Pacific

Course Description
As a breastfeeding advocate, you are thrilled with the research that shows 75% of mothers in the United States intend to breastfeed their babies for as long as possible. Yet the research also shows there is work to be done to improve the duration of those good intentions. Join Dawn M. Kersula and learn the latest in research and strategies for promoting, protecting and supporting breastfeeding. Dawn's presentation also includes Ethics CERPs for IBCLCs. Come and learn how to better support your moms and their families.

She will teach you

How to help mothers absorb teaching in the first hours postpartum
What mothers need to know to make it through the first night at home
How maternal obesity affects the early days of breastfeeding and beyond
What a good latch looks like - and how to improve a bad latch
Strategies for evaluating and encouraging the baby who "will not latch"
How to recognize a mother who has been negatively affected by the birth process she has just lived through
When to stop and evaluate your teaching methods in light of professional boundaries

Contact Info
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
6.5
Cost: 
$ 199

Breastfeeding: New Pathways for Evidence-based Practice Seminar

Type: Conferences | Location: Everett, Washington - USA [North-West]
09/26/2014
US/Pacific

Course Description
As a breastfeeding advocate, you are thrilled with the research that shows 75% of mothers in the United States intend to breastfeed their babies for as long as possible. Yet the research also shows there is work to be done to improve the duration of those good intentions. Join Dawn M. Kersula and learn the latest in research and strategies for promoting, protecting and supporting breastfeeding. Dawn's presentation also includes Ethics CERPs for IBCLCs. Come and learn how to better support your moms and their families.

She will teach you

How to help mothers absorb teaching in the first hours postpartum
What mothers need to know to make it through the first night at home
How maternal obesity affects the early days of breastfeeding and beyond
What a good latch looks like - and how to improve a bad latch
Strategies for evaluating and encouraging the baby who "will not latch"
How to recognize a mother who has been negatively affected by the birth process she has just lived through
When to stop and evaluate your teaching methods in light of professional boundaries

Contact Info
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
6.5
Cost: 
$ 199
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