BreastfeedLA Community Meeting
Network, Learn, and Get Connected
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Sustaining breastfeeding after hospital discharge requires ongoing, reliable, consistent support from peers and professionals. We’ll have a panel of speakers representing hospital outpatient lactation clinics and community-based lactation support groups. *1 contact hours / 1 L CERP available for an additional cost ($20 payable day of event at registration)
RN: BreastfeedLA is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing. This course offers 1 contact hours of continuing education. BreastfeedLA’s provider number is CEP 16435. Licensee must maintain certificate for a period of four years.
IBCLC: BreastfeedLA is an approved Long-Term Provider by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners #CLT113-36. 1 L CERP will be awarded for this seminar.
There will be dedicated time to share resources and network, so please remember to bring business cards and informational material!
In the work of breastfeeding advocacy, you are only as strong as your connection to others. Strengthen your breastfeeding advocacy “muscles” by meeting others with similar goals. Our Community Meetings are attended by…
La Leche League Members & Leaders
WIC staff (including Peer Counselors)
Doulas and Birth Assistants
Human Resource Professionals
Breastfeeding Advocates From All Walks of Life!
*Only one person per ticket, please. We have a strict maximum attendance rule.
*Babes in arms welcome.
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: CranioSacral Therapy is a gentle hands-on modality that can help mothers and babies who are having breastfeeding problems. This one-day seminar will provide an explanation of what CranioSacral Therapy is, how it works, and why it can be useful to breastfeeding families.
10:30am What is CranioSacral Therapy?
12:00pm The CranioSacral Rhythm: Theory and Practice
1:15pm Lunch (*please bring your own lunch)
2:15pm CranioSacral Therapy Touch: Energy Transmission & Tissue Release
3:45pm CranioSacral Therapy Applications for Breastfeeding
INSTRUCTOR: Ellen Steinberg, RN, LCCE, IBCLC, CST, is a lactation consultant and CranioSacral Therapist who has been providing healthcare services to expectant and new families for over 30 years. Ellen is a registered nurse, Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator and Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant. As an Upledger-Certified CranioSacral Therapist, Ellen specializes in working with mothers and babies.
REGISTRATION: $125 until one week in advance / $150 thereafter
To register, either:
-Send a check to:
4431 Callada Place
Tarzana, CA 91356
-or, Send via PayPal to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Presented by Los Angeles County Action Learning Collaborative
Save-the- Date! The Los Angeles Action Learning Collaborative will be hosting their 2nd annual Health Disparities conference on November 15, 2017.
Health professionals who work with pregnant women and infants are invited to join us for this event. Presenters will discuss the factors negatively impacting maternal and infant health in Los Angeles County and outline strategies to reduce racial, ethnic and geographic disparities in birth outcomes.
Registration will open in September 2017. The training will take place at the California Endowment in downtown Los Angeles, CA.