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United Memorial Medical Center’s Consistent Support of Breastfeeding

UMMC Shows Consistent Support of Breastfeeding

United Memorial Medical Center (UMMC) in Batavia, NY has joined the list of Baby-Friendly designated facilities!
A New Perspective On The Lactation Counselor Training Course

New Perspectives

PhD student, Margaret Butler, takes her growing interest in maternal health to the next level by becoming a CLC.
Family Birthing Center Gains a Certified Lactation Counselor

Certified Lactation Counselor at Franklin Memorial

As a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC), Ashley Roy has received the training and competency verification in breastfeeding and lactation support.
NAPPLSC President is a Certified Lactation Counselor Among Many Other Talents

NAPPLSC President - Felisha Floyd

Felisha Floyd, BS, CLC, IBCLC, RLC is a founding member and President of the NAPPLSC.
Acute Care Facility in Mississippi Adds Certified Lactation Counselor Training to Nurses’ Expertise

LCTC Added to Nurses' Expertise

Two long-term nurses at the Women’s Health Center of Merit Health Natchez become Certified Lactation Counselors (CLCs).
Increasing the Success Rate of Breastfeeding among Minority Women in the Community

Increasing the Success Rate of Breastfeeding

Black or African American mothers have lower breastfeeding rates than Asian, white and Hispanic mothers.
Breastfeeding Peer Counselors and Community-Based Doulas become Certified Lactation Counselors

Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Turned CLC

As a mother of three breastfed children, Thaneshia Newby always encourages expectant mothers to breastfeed.
Certified Lactation Counselor Expands Lactation Program at Louisiana State University

CLC Expands Lactation Program at LSU

Dr. Erin McKinley expanded the lactation program at LSU to encompass the community at large.
Certified Lactation Counselor Engages Fathers

Certified Lactation Counselor Engages Fathers

Calvin Williams, CLC is advancing the field of lactation support in Cincinnati, Ohio by engaging fathers.
Physical Therapist Applies Skills from the Lactation Counselor Training Course

Lactation Counselor Training Course and PT

After successfully passing the Certified Lactation Counselor examination, this physical therapist brings new information to her practice.


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