Babyfeeding

Prenatal breastfeeding education

A Passage prenatal breastfeeding class will cover:

  • The benefits of breastfeeding
  • How to establish a successful breastfeeding relationship
  • Skin to skin contact and rooming in
  • The Breast Crawl
  • Breastfeeding positions and deep latch strategies
  • Baby led breastfeeding
  • Newborn cues and feeding patterns
  • Making enough milk, supply/demand process
  • How to tell if your baby is getting enough
  • Hand expression
  • Breastfeeding scenarios
  • Milk collection and storage
  • Nutrition suggestions
  • How to best support a breastfeeding dyad
  • Optional breast assessment

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Resources

  • Breastfeeding Made Simple by Nancy Mohrbacher and Kathleen Kendall-Tackett
  • The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding by La Leche League International