Breastfeeding & Lactation Support
Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding is a beautiful, natural, and normal way to feed your baby, and is the healthiest start you can give your child. With the proper support and guidance, any new parent can be successful in achieving their breastfeeding goals, whether your goal is to breastfeed for 4 weeks, 6 months, or 2 years.
As a Certified Lactation Counselor, trained by The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice, I am equipped to:
provide a detailed assessment of latch
diagnose common breastfeeding issues such as low milk supply, engorgement, insufficient milk transfer, latch problems, etc.
create a care plan to address common breastfeeding issues
provide guidance on bottle introduction and pumping that supports optimal breastfeeding
It is never too early or too late for breastfeeding help! I offer engaging prenatal sessions to help you get prepared for starting your breastfeeding journey off smoothly, as well as postpartum counseling sessions starting day 1 through the first 6 weeks. I offer flexible payment options, discounts for financial hardship requests, and can support you in getting lactation support covered by insurance. Contact me now to get started!
I am certified by The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice as a Lactation Counselor (CLC). The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides a national certification program in breastfeeding and human lactation for nurses, physicians, dietitians, WIC personnel, peer counselors, independent lactation counselors and others.
Requirements to earn CLC designation include:
52 hours of training based on the WHO/UNICEF (World Health Organization/United Nations Children's Fund) Breastfeeding Counseling Training Course, that is worth a minimum of
3 college credits, and
Demonstrates the competencies and skills required to provide safe, evidence-based counseling for pregnant, lactating, and breastfeeding women.
Services & Pricing
All pricing applies to local service area. Please add $25 for every 20 miles outside of local service area.