Breastfeeding Basics

 

Cost
Online Only: $35

 

Live Virtual Instruction: $45

 

To register and see other classes: Childbirth Classes at Overlake

 

 


Description

This course is the third class in a recommended series designed to prepare you for birth and caring for a newborn. This class is taught by a childbirth educator and filled with essential information to help prepare you for breastfeeding.

Topics include:
  • Breast anatomy and physiology.
  • Breastfeeding basics, positions, latching, etc.
  • Recognizing hunger cues and feeding patterns.
  • Solving common breastfeeding problems, and when to call for help.
  • Storage, pumps, and support items.
  • Dad's/partner's role; fathers/partners are encouraged to attend.
  • What to expect from the breastfeeding baby.
  • Benefits of breastfeeding.

 


We recommend you register for the following classes in this order:
  • Class 1: Understanding Birth
  • Class 2: Understanding Your Newborn
  • Class 3: Breastfeeding Basics
  • Class 4: Labor Coping Skills

 

 

Presenter
Tina Nold, Perinatal Educator
Click here for all other classes brought to you by Overlake Childbirth Services, including:

 

Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby

Yoga for Pregnancy

Understanding Birth

Understanding Your Newborn

Labor Coping Skills

Pelvic Floor Wellness

Childbirth Center Tour

 

 

Contact us: classes@overlakehospital.org


Location

Online Class