GOLD Speakers


Alyssa Schnell, MS, IBCLC

  • Country: U.S.A.

Alyssa has been helping parents and babies with breastfeeding since 2002, first as a La Leche League Leader and now as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.

In her private practice, she consults with families around the globe who wish to induce lactation or relactate as well as with local families. She is the author of Breastfeeding Without Birthing: A Breastfeeding Guide for Mothers Through Adoption, Surrogacy, and Other Special Circumstances and a professional supplement to the book, The Breastfeeding Without Birthing Professional Pack online training.

Alyssa has authored articles for The Journal of Human Lactation, The Journal of Clinical Lactation, La Leche League’s Leader Today and Breastfeeding Today magazines, and Adoptive Families magazine. She is an international speaker on the topics of inducing lactation, relactation, and other related topics. Alyssa is the proud mother of three breastfed children, two by birth and one by adoption.

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