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Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

08/01/2016
08/05/2016
US/Eastern

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply with The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330

California WIC Association Regional Training Summer 2016

Type: Conferences | Location: Modesto, California - USA [South-West]
08/02/2016
US/Pacific

As a result of your responses to our 2015 training survey, CWA is offering Regional Training Days this summer focused on integrating three areas of best practices applicable not only for WIC staff, but also for professionals working in MCAH, health care and social services for young families:

Best Practices for Including Men and Dads
The Experience of African Americans within California WIC
Developing Meaningful Stories for Outreach and Participation

If you attended a CWA summer regional training day in the past, you know the high-quality professional education you can expect! Each full day of training will give attendees the chance to develop best practices to implement in their organization for including Men and Dads and improving the service experiences of African American families, as well as short stories that help promote public health services and collaboration.
Download a flyer here.

Coming soon: click here to Register!

Monday, July 11: Santa Ana
Tuesday, August 2: Modesto
Thursday, August 25: Oakland

Fee: $125 per person (includes training, materials, lunch), 10% discount for groups 5+

Attendance will provide 7 CERPs for lactation, 7 Contact Hours for RNs, and 7 CPEUs for RDs, and will fulfill your 7 required breastfeeding training hours. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number #CEP_____, for up to 7 contact hours.

View the FULL AGENDA HERE soon. The workshop (8:30 AM to 5 PM) will provide:

Opportunities to meet and collaborate with those in your community who serve the same families.
Strategies to engage fathers as breastfeeding partners.
Effective ways to communicate with today’s new moms.
Toolkits for engaging families within their culture and environment.

Come prepared to meet, and work with, other WIC, MCAH, health care, and social services staff in your community, and leave with more knowledge and practice to support the families you serve.

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United States Breastfeeding Committee: Sixth National Breastfeeding Coalitions Conference

Type: Conferences | Location: Arlington, Virginia - USA [Mid-Atlantic]
08/05/2016
08/07/2016
US/Eastern

National Conference

Every other year (in even numbered years), the USBC brings together breastfeeding coalition leaders from every U.S. state and territory, including representatives from relevant government departments, non-governmental organizations including consumer (parents) groups, and health professional associations. This singular gathering—the National Breastfeeding Coalitions Conference (NBCC)—assists with development of the leadership capacity to more effectively build and manage coalitions to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding at the state and local/community levels.
Save the Date: the Sixth National Breastfeeding Coalitions Conference will be held in Arlington, Virginia, August 5-7, 2016.

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Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

Type: Conferences | Location: Mountain Home, Idaho - USA [Mid-West]
08/08/2016
08/12/2016
US/Eastern

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply with The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330

Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

Type: Conferences | Location: Cincinnati, Ohio - USA [Mid-West]
08/08/2016
08/12/2016
US/Eastern

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply with The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330

Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

Type: Conferences | Location: Madison, Wisconsin - USA [Mid-West]
08/15/2016
08/19/2016
US/Eastern

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply with The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330

Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

Type: Conferences | Location: Savanah, Georgia - USA [South-East]
08/15/2016
08/19/2016
US/Eastern

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply with The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330

Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

Type: Conferences | Location: New York, New York - USA [North-East]
08/15/2016
08/19/2016
US/Eastern

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply with The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330

Lactation Counseling and Problem Solving

Type: Conferences | Location: Edinburg, Texas - USA [South-West]
08/16/2016 - 8:00am
08/16/2016 - 5:00pm
US/Central

This is an intermediate level course and is activity oriented. This newly revised course is designed for health professionals who counsel breastfeeding mothers and would like to improve problem-solving skills. The class emphasizes critical thinking reinforces concepts learned in the Principles of Lactation Management (POLM) course. To attend this course, you must have completed the POLM course within the immediate three years prior.

Small groups will work through case studies and rotate through skills activities. Be prepared to join the discussions and share your ideas with others in your group. While anyone may attend, this class is more suitable for WIC Breastfeeding Coordinators, labor and delivery nurses, postpartum nurses, home visiting nurses and those striving to sit for the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) exam.

For current information and class schedules, please visit and bookmark our new site www.TexasWIC.org. Classes for staff and health care providers are found under the Health Partners tab, Breastfeeding Training.

Contact Info
Contact: 
Missy Hammer
Telephone: 
1 512-341-4457
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
7
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: CNE: 7.0; RDs: 7; IBCLCs: 7.0 L-CERPs
Cost: 
$ 30
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
Texas Department of State Health Services

Marie Biancuzzo's Lactation Exam Review 2016

08/17/2016
08/19/2016
US/Eastern

Join Marie for a 2-day live review for the 2016 IBLCE Exam. This review course includes a mock exam with a computerized analysis of your strengths and weaknesses. We guarantee you'll pass the exam or you get a full refund! (See our website for more details.)

Register online at BreastfeedingOutlook.com or call us at 703-787-9894.

Contact Info
Contact: 
Breastfeeding Outlook
Telephone: 
1 703-787-9894
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
25
Other credits: 
19.0 contact hours, and 12.0 CPEUs at Level II for dietitians
Cost: 
$ 399
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