Anatomy of Breastfeeding
By: Life Chiropractic College West

Course Description

After completing this 4-hour course, the student will walk away with a knowledge of:

· The biology of human lactation.

· The nutritional, emotional, and world-wide importance of breastfeeding.

· The IBCLC (lactation consultant) assessment process and role in lactation.

· The anatomy and physiology of the cranium, spine, muscular, nerve and dural systems in relation to breastfeeding function.

· The clinical applications of normal and pathological function for all structures.

· The developmental and neurological implications of abnormal function.

· Collaboration with other birth professionals in order to give/receive referrals for lactation support.

Course Details

  • Anatomy of Breastfeeding
  • By:    Life Chiropractic College West
  • Instructor:    Lynn Gerner, DC, FICPA
  • Total CE Hours:    4
  • Course Format:     Online Distance Learning
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  • Course Categories:     DC Continuing Education
  • Course Subjects | CE HOURS:
    • Pediatrics  -4 CE Hours
  •    Course Outline