CENTRE FOR BREASTFEEDING EDUCATION

Skin to Skin Care, 3L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Credits: 3 L CERPs or contact hours Objectives:  Learners will come to appreciate the importance and benefits of skin to skin care in normalizing physiology and facilitating breastfeeding success. Author: Edith Kernerman, IBCLC, RLC Video: 3 hours of webinar lecture Course Notes: Included in the lesson…

Herbs to Boost the Flow and Vasospasm Treatment, 3L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: This course will provide and overview of the use of herbs to improve lactation. The mechanisms by which herbs effect lactation as well as the various combinations and dosages of galactagogues will be discussed. The second half of this webinar is devoted to the…

Evidence-Based Medicine: An In-Depth Study, 4L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: Participants in this course will learn to identify well conducted lactation studies, accurately interpret them and be able to apply results to clinical practice.  To also describe research methodologies, when to use them, and design an experiment. Topics include: Defining Evidence Based Medicine (EBM); Scientific Method; Types of research methods—hierarchy of EBM; Searching…

Evidence-Based Medicine: An Introduction, 4L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: Participants in this course will learn to identify well conducted lactation studies, accurately interpret them and be able to apply results to clinical practice.  To also describe research methodologies, when to use them, and design an experiment. Topics include: Defining Evidence Based Medicine (EBM); Scientific Method; Types of research methods—hierarchy of EBM; Searching…

Cruelty of Breast is Best, 2E,1L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective:  Learners will be encouraged to consider the incongruencies between the societal pressures placed on mothers to breastfeed and the lack of support in helping them to do so and strategies to resolve these issues. Topics include:  IBCLE code of ethics & scope of practice; Breastfeeding promotion and community education; Support systems; Mothers’…

Current and Controversial Breastfeeding Research, 3L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: Learners in this course will analyze and interpret up to date and controversial research and re-evaluate current philosophies and practices regarding breastfeeding. Research topics may include:  Obesity; Allergy & Asthma; Smoking; Environmental Toxins; Adult Chronic Diseases;* Note that topics may vary depending on the current controversial research each year. Author: Eileen Park, IBCLC, ND Credits:…

Biopsychosocial Issues and Breastfeeding, 5L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: Learners will be encouraged to identify and emphasize the psychosocial challenges facing many breastfeeding mothers and provide management strategies and knowledge of available support services to enable the mother to breastfeed throughout her challenges. Topics include: Grief, postnatal depression and psychosis; Effect of socio-economic, lifestyle, and employment issues on…

Breast and Nipple Pain, 3L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: Participants will learn to differentiate between various causes of nipple and breast pain and provide the appropriate management strategies. Also, to explore complimentary feeding and to advise regarding the use of a lactation aid, introduction of solids and weaning . Author: Edith Kernerman, IBCLC, RLC Credits: 3 L CERPs or…

Advanced Immunology of Breastfeeding and Chronic Disease Prevention, 5L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: Participants in this course will learn to appreciate the short-term and long-term immunological benefits of breastfeeding. To also describe the Lactation mechanisms of how breastfeeding may protect against various chronic diseases including obesity, inflammatory diseases, cancer, diabetes.  This course explores the long-term outcomes of…

A Comprehensive Look at Tongue Tie and Frenotomy, 3L CERPs

$60.00 No student enrolled Carolina Crewe

Objective: Participants in this course will learn how to identify ankyloglossia/tongue-tie, including posterior ties as part of the differential diagnosis in breastfeeding difficulties.  To provide practitioners with step-by-step instruction in tongue-tie and upper lip-tie release with scissors.  A comprehensive practice guidelines for wound care and…