Lactation Management Training: From Novice to Expert

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Communication Course

Communication Course

LER has designed a five-hour, lactation-specific bundle specifically to meet your needs.
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Alyssa Schnell Conference

Alyssa Schnell Conference

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Latest Blog Post

Six Things Lactation Professionals Need to Know About Epigenetics. Epigenetics. You’ve heard the word, and you might even have some idea what it means. But did you know that epigenetics and lactation are critically intertwined? Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, RLC, BSc, CLE, CLD, CCE is a TedX and international perinatal speaker, author, and consultant for perinatal professionals, specializing in epigenetics and human milk. Based on Wilson’s Lactation Education Resources conference “Human Milk: Leaps Beyond Nutrition," here are the top six things you need to know about epigenetics and human milk. 1. What is epigenetics? Epigenetics refers to the field that examines how our environment influences our gene expression. We’ve all become familiar with the ...

Guest Blog: Why Did I Become an LC?

We know you all have great stories about your experiences being or working toward becoming a lactation consultant. Now we've created a forum for you to share your stories with others. We invite you to write a maximum 100-word essay on who or what influenced you and what experiences encouraged you to enter the rewarding field of lactation consulting.

 Submit Your Blog Entry Here here to submit your essay, we can't wait to hear all about it!

 

How to Choose a Lactation Course

There are important considerations when choosing an educational institution. Here is a series of questions to help you choose a quality course. http://www.lactationtraining.com/questions-to-ask

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What Students Are Saying


  • I just wanted to say how much I'm enjoying the course, I'm finding it fascinating, and am recommending it to other nurses and midwives at my new job.

  • I did enjoy all of the course. It was the most helpful of ALL the courses that I studied. LER will be my only recommendation if I am asked.

  • May I say I am more than impressed with your on line course, great presentations and incredible support. I will highly recommend you to my colleagues.

  • I am so pleased with how prepared I felt taking the IBLCE exam on Monday, 10/1. It is, in no small part, due to the excellent material in your Lactation Consultant Training Program (Enriched). Thank you!

  • Thanks...this had been a truly wonderful program and I have learned much more than I expected.

  • I've just successfully completed the final exam! What a fabulous class! Thanks so much for offering such a convenient and high quality option for obtaining lactation education!

  • I love the course offerings and can’t wait to do more. They are so varied and interesting!!!!! Melissa

  • I really enjoyed your online class and case studies. I will definitely suggest this class to others.

  • Thanks for everything...you have a wonderful program and I really learned a great deal

  • I've really enjoyed this course and have learned a lot, and I am already putting it to use in my daily practice as a midwife. I'll definitely recommend it to others.

  • I just wanted to post to say thank you for the incredibly helpful websites. The women I teach will benefit greatly from the information.

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