Virtual Lactation Classes

Virtual Newborn Feeding Basics - $60.00 (2.5 hours) 

This class will provide information that will build your confidence and empower you to establish a strong foundation for a successful newborn feeding journey. Newborn Feeding Basics is designed to offer a comfortable setting to learn about breastfeeding/chestfeeding and alternative infant feeding methods for both the birthing individual and their support person. We’ll cover:

  • Anatomy and physiology of lactation
  • Human milk composition & production
  • Let-down reflex
  • Skin-to-skin
  • Latch
  • Positioning
  • Hand expression
  • Frequency of feeding
  • Nipple care
  • What to do when baby won’t latch
  • Hunger cues
  • Collection & Proper storage of human milk
  • Support and planning
  • Common challenges and FAQ’s