Prenatal Breastfeeding Education
*If you have an employer paid or private health plan, often a portion or the entire consult is covered*
Prenatal Breastfeeding Education Package
Get breastfeeding off to a good start with your own private prenatal breastfeeding education session. I will meet with you in the comfort of your own home and the session will include the following:
Assessment of mother, pregnancy, and any previous breastfeeding history
Information on how birth practices can impact breastfeeding and what to expect in the first few weeks
We will discuss how to breastfeed. Positioning, latching, and learning about your baby.
Information on how to identify any problems that may arise, as well as how to troubleshoot and find the support you need.
An information package will be provided for you to read and review as you wish
The Prenatal Package also includes one in-person consultation after baby is born. This consultation will take place in your home and will include the following:
Physical assessment of mother and baby
Observation and assessment of breastfeeding
Breastfeeding education and recommendations
A mutually agreed upon plan to help you reach your breastfeeding goals
A written plan, including information sheets, will be provided by email within 24 hours of the consultation. Follow-up support includes unlimited communication by phone/text/email for up to 4 weeks after the initial visit. Additional in-home consultations can be scheduled as needed at an hourly rate.
Group Prenatal Breastfeeding Class - - Coming Soon!
Stay tuned for more details.
Grande Prairie Lactation consultant