ABOUT THE COURSE
Discuss the role of physical therapy in improving the breastfeeding relationship and helping moms to meet their breastfeeding goals.
Explain human milk production and effects on supply in order to answer basic breastfeeding questions moms may ask.
Describe and implement breastfeeding positional suggestions that protect mom’s orthopedic complaints, decrease pain, and support infant latch.
Identify when to refer mom or baby to lactation professionals and physicians.
The link that I have for people to look view prior to the class:
Supporting Women to Meet Their Breastfeeding Goals: Physical Therapy and Breastfeeding Overview: 20 minutes
Structure and Pressure: Anatomy Review of What Matters: 15 minutes
The Magic: Human Milk Production and Supply: 20 minutes
Know When to Refer: Basic Latch Observation and Sounds: 20 minutes
Relieving Pain and Honoring the Latch: Basic Breastfeeding Positions and Modifications for Orthopedic Complaints: 20 minutes
Skills to Use in Session: Breast Conditions and Basic Physical Therapy Interventions: 20 minutes
Reimbursement is Available: Billing: 5 minutes Example/Case: 10 minutes
This is a live virtual course that will be recorded for your review and viewing convenience for 1 year from the date of the course. After purchasing the event you will receive an email with how to access the course.