Presentation Information

Avery Young

Solving Latching Problems: A Reflex-Based Approach

  • Speaker: Avery Young , M.S, M.Ed, IBCLC
  • Presentation Type:
  • Duration: 60 Mins
  • Credits: 1 CERP, 1 Nursing CEU, 1 CME, 0.1 Midwifery CEU, 1 Dietetic CEU

Solving latching problems is one of the primary roles of a lactation consultant, and yet understanding and supporting infants with latching problems can feel challenging and frustrating, to even seasoned professionals. In this presentation, you’ll learn how to use an infant's reflexes to understand, identify and support common latching problems in struggling dyads and why this approach has benefits well beyond just the latch.