43 students

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’ Guilt; Societal norms; What affects practitioners’ decisions?

Author: Edith Kernerman, IBCLC, RLC

Credits: 2 E / 1 L CERPs or contact hours

Video: 3 hours of webinar lecture

Course Notes: Included in the lesson

Evaluation: Complete lesson

Certificate: Printable upon successful completion of the lesson