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    Catherine Watson Genna's Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Third Edition "should become part of the IBCLC preparatory canon"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 7, 2017 3:39:35 PM

    Catherine Watson Genna's highly regarded Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Third Edition just received an outstanding new review in Clinical Lactation. According to Karen Meade, BS, MA, RN, IBCLC, LCCE, CPST,

    “This book offers a wealth of clearly written information about infant sucking skills that is accessible by any healthcare professionals who support breastfeeding mothers and babies and should become part of the IBCLC preparatory canon.”

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    Topics: breastfeeding, IBCLC, lactation, nursing, Review, catherine watson genna, lactation, breastfeeding

    Linda J. Smith's Classic Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review Returns with a New Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 16, 2016 12:12:32 PM

    Studying for the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) certification examination just got easier with the recently published Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review, Fourth Edition by Linda J. Smith.

    Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review, Fourth Edition is an ideal reference for beginning lactation consultants and those re-certifying, as well as dietitians, childbirth educators, nurses, and breastfeeding counselors. Organized around the mother-baby dyad’s development, it poses questions unique to each particular stage.

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    Topics: New Edition, breastfeeding, IBCLC, IBLCE, lactation consultant, Linda J. Smith, Navigate, nursing, breastfeeding

    New Edition: Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant’s Guide

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 20, 2015 1:18:53 PM

    Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant’s Guide, Sixth Edition by Judith Lauwers and Anna Swisher is here. Written from a teaching perspective, it presents topics within a counseling framework with practical suggestions and evidence-based information interwoven throughout.

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    Topics: New Edition, Anna Swisher, breastfeeding, IBCLC, Judith Lauwers, lactation consultant, Navigate, nursing, lactation, breastfeeding, Recently Published

    Survey: 94% of Users Say JB TestPrep: Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review Helped Them Pass the IBLCE Exam

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 29, 2013 3:21:23 PM

    Are you looking for a proven resource to help you pass the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) certification exam this July? We've got it!

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    Topics: breastfeeding, IBCLC, IBLCE, lactation, Lactation Consultant Exam, Linda J. Smith, Technology

    Happy IBCLC Day!

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 6, 2013 2:52:14 PM

    Today is IBCLC day! Jones & Bartlett Learning is joining the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) in celebrating IBCLC Day on March 6th, 2013. This year's theme “Connect with IBCLCs, the Experts in Breastfeeding Care,” highlights the expertise of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants in providing breastfeeding care.

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    Topics: breastfeeding, IBCLC, lactation, lactation consultant, IBCLC Day, Liz Brooks

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Author Leading LA Breastfeeding Workshop

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 5, 2012 12:23:08 PM
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    Topics: Author, breastfeeding, IBCLC, IBLCE, lactation, Law, Worls Health Organization, Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles, Community Perinatal Network, Ethics, Liz Brooks, San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

    New on CourseSmart: Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 17, 2012 1:32:57 PM

    Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice, Third Edition is now available as a CourseSmart eBook. Developed by the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) and edited by Rebecca Mannel, Patricia J. Martens, Marsha Walker, it is the essential guide to prepare for certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Based on the most current evidence base for practice, it includes four new chapters:

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    Topics: IBCLC, IBLCE, lactation consultant, IBLCE exam blueprint, Marsha Walker, Patricia J. Martens, Rebecca Mannel

    New Review: "a must-have for lactation care providers"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 10, 2012 1:33:57 PM

    Are you a healthcare professional working with new mothers and infants? Take a look at this new review we've received for Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Second Edition by Catherine Watson Genna. According to Anna Swisher, MBA, IBCLC,

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    Topics: baby-friendly, breastfeeding, IBCLC, lactation, lactation consultant, Review, catherine watson genna, la leche league, lactation, breastfeeding, sucking skills, WIC

    Just Published: Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 7, 2012 4:12:12 PM
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    Topics: Elizabeth C. Brooks, breastfeeding, IBCLC, lactation, breastfeeding, Recently Published

    Just Published: Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 20, 2012 3:54:00 PM

    Are you a lactation consultant or preparing for certification? We just published a new edition of the ultimate reference for the entire lactation professional’s career from IBLCE certification through clinical practice. Developed by the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA), Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice, Third Edition is the essential guide to prepare for International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).

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    Topics: New Edition, breastfeeding, IBCLC, IBLCE, lactation, lactation consultant, IBLCE exam blueprint, lactation specialist

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