Breastfeeding Support Training – BCAPOP Pre-conference Session 2018
Date(s) - Oct 1, 2018 - Oct 2, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Westin Vancouver Airport Hotel
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Acquire practical skills to share with families on their breastfeeding journey where learning and practice build confidence and make breastfeeding feel natural. Participants with full attendance will receive a Certificate of Completion for 11 hours of education.
Delivered by Marianne Brophy, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and educator
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Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
$300 - $400
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Registrants are to bring a soft-bodied doll to class.
Marianne Brophy, ICBLC, 1990
Marianne Brophy is a lactation consultant (IBCLC, 1990) working with breastfeeding families, peer supporters, doulas, and health care professionals. She has a private practice and also facilitates a busy family resource centre-based breastfeeding and postpartum adjustment group. She is the recipient of the 2017 Catalyst of Change Award from the BC Association of Family Resource Programs. She is a part-time instructor in the UBC Faculty of Medicine Midwifery Program. She is co-author of the Breastfeeding: Making a Difference Courses for Health Professionals and “train the trainer” courses for clinical educators in four provinces in Canada. She was honored to teach the breastfeeding component for the BC Aboriginal Doula Pilot Program.
BC Association of Pregnancy Outreach Programs