Program

8.00am
Registrations - Tea and Coffee
8.45 am
Introductions and welcome
9.00 am
Using biology as a basis for best breastfeeding practice in early postpartum - Skin to skin and laid back breastfeeding
10.00 am
Epigenetics and breastfeeding
11.00 am
Morning tea
11.30 am
The times are a changing: Discovering strategies for effective and engaging breastfeeding education for today's parents
12.15 pm
Can a baby be allergic to breastmilk? Lactose intolerance, allergies, sensitivities and galactosemia
1.00 pm
Lunch
2.00 pm
Are you really listening? Using mindfulness and three part communication for better communication
3.00 pm
Afternoon tea
3.15 pm
Marijuana and breastfeeding - The potential impact of cannabis on infant
4.15 pm
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Presented by

Laurel Wilson Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, CLE, CCCE, CLD is an author, international speaker and pregnancy and lactation expert. She served as the Executive Director of Lactation Programs for CAPPA, the Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association for 16 years and now is on the Senior Advisor Board. She is on the Board of Directors for the United States Breastfeeding Committee and also on the Advisory Board for InJoy Birth and Parenting. She owns MotherJourney, focusing on training perinatal professionals on integrative and holistic information regarding pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding. She has her degree in Maternal Child Health: Lactation Consulting and is an internationally board certifiedlactation consultant. Wilson is the co-author of two books, The Attachment Pregnancy and The Greatest Pregnancy Ever and contributing author to Round the Circle: Doulas Talk About Themselves. She loves to blend today's recent scientific findings with the mind/body/spirit wisdom.

 

 

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