Lactation Management Training: From Novice to Expert

IBCLC Professional Library

Reading list for select books
Curated below are books that are recommended reads for all professionals assisting breastfeeding mothers.
Be aware that only select books have correct page numbers in the eBook version. We only recommend the eBook if the feature list specifically states that the page numbers are exactly the same.
Required for Specific Courses
Breastfeeding and Human Lactation
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Recommended 2nd
Core Curriculum for
Interdisciplinary Lactation Care
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Recommended 3rd
Breastfeeding: A Guide for
the Medical Profession


 
The following books can be purchased in any order so if you have limited funds you may select the least expensive first:
 
Breastfeeding Management
for the Clinician:
Using the Evidence
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The Breastfeeding Atlas
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Hale’s Medications
& Mothers’ Milk 2019
Hale Medications and Mothers Milk

Nonprescription Drugs for the
Breastfeeding Mother


 
The following books will round out your Professional Library:
 
Supporting Sucking Skills
in Breastfeeding Infants
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Impact of Birthing Practices
on Breastfeeding
Impact of Birthing Practices on Breastfeeding
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Counseling the Nursing Mother:
A Lactation Consultant's Guide
Counseling the Nursing Mother
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Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC
Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC
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Breastfeeding and Diseases:
A Reference Guide


Breastfeeding Without Birthing


Therapeutic Guide to
Herbal Medicines


Recreational Drugs and
Drugs Used to Treat
Addicted Mothers:
Impact on Pregnancy
and Breastfeeding


The Politics of Breastfeeding:
When Breasts are Bad
for Business


The Womanly Art
of Breastfeeding


Clinics in Human Lactation 1:
Non-Pharmacologic Treatments
for Depression in New Mothers


Clinics in Human Lactation:
History and Assessment


Breastfeeding the Late Preterm
Infant: Improving Care
and Outcomes


Altering Hospital Maternity
Culture: Current Evidence for
the Ten Steps to Successful
Breastfeeding


Selecting and Using
Breastfeeding Tools:
Improving Care and Outcomes


Hale & Hartmann's
Textbook of Human Lactation


Clinical Therapy in
Breastfeeding Patients


PDR for Herbal Medicines


Best Medicine:
Human Milk in the NICU


Defining your Own Success:
Breastfeeding After Breast
Reduction Surgery


Exclusively Pumping
Breast Milk


The Nursing Mother's Herbal


Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation


Breastfeeding, Take Two:
Successful Breastfeeding the
Second Time Around


The Breastfeeding Answer Book


Breastfeeding Answers
Made Simple: A Guide
for Helping Mothers


Milk, Money, and Madness:
The Culture and
Politics of Breastfeeding


Continuity of Care
in Breastfeeding: Best Practices
in the Maternity Setting


Breastfeeding Made Simple:
Seven Natural Laws
for Nursing Mothers


Breastfeeding:
Conditions & Diseases
a Reference Guide