Presentation Information

Alison Hazelbaker

Infant Trauma: Impact on Breastfeeding

  • Speaker: Alison Hazelbaker , PhD, IBCLC, FILCA, RCST
  • Presentation Type:
  • Duration: 60 Mins
  • Credits: 1 CERP, 1 MidPLUS Points, 1 ACNM CEU, 0.1 Midwifery CEU
Abstract:

This presentation examines infant trauma and its adverse impact on breastfeeding. Dr. Hazelbaker begins by defining trauma then cites the various intrauterine, intrapartum and postpartum causes of trauma. She suggests prevention strategies and outlines ways to prevent and mitigate trauma including simple methods for resolving trauma easily employed by lactation consultants.

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