What is a lactation counselor?

A certified lactation counselor by Healthy Children’s Center for Breastfeeding is a women trained to help mothers who meet difficulties with breastfeeding and/or to answer their questions.

When do you need help from a lactation counselor?

All mothers who encounter problems with breastfeeding should call for help!

But if you have more complex breastfeeding issues, the lactation counselor will refer you to a International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.

When to contact me

You can join me during your pregnancy and we can set up a prenatal visit. During this visit, I can answer your questions about the following topics and more:

Or you can join me after the delivery and I will visit you at home to find a solution to your problem.

My fees are $60 for a 1½ to 2-hour visit.

My focus as a lactation counselor  is to provide education, assistance and support to breastfeeding women.