Lactation Basics: 
A class for Doula Education

Includes skills you need to help Doula clients begin breastfeeding and avoid and/or correct common problems.
2021 SCHEDULE:  All on Saturdays
     MAY 08 - 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
     JUL 10  - 1:30 pm to  05:00 pm
     NOV 13 - 1:30 pm to  05:00 pm


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   1)  Pay by Check /Cash - $70.

      Send your contact info with your check

​   2)  Pay online PayPal $75.

3)  Minimum of 5 Registrants     
         needed to hold the class


Make payable to Sharon Mattes,
1526 Archery Lane, Garland, TX 75044, Questions? Email Sharon


Your place is confirmed if Reg Form  and Fee are received by educator.

Basic Course Includes:

Starting Breastfeeding Successfully

Obstacles to Success - Problems
Anatomy & Physiology of Breast
Mom / Baby Relationship Building
Doula's Role & Limitations
Breastfeeding: Early Days
Breastfeeding: Changing Needs
Breast Pumps - Milk Storage 
Postpartum Help for Mom

Video and Slides Presentation 
Tools to help with Breastfeeding 


DONA International Required
Reading List for Doula Training:

​ Choose 1  book on Breastfeeding 
 from  this list  to read  before you 
 attend the Lactation Basics Class 
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
8th Ed, Wiessinger, West, Pitman

Breastfeeding Made Simple
2010  Mohrbacher, Nancy

The Nursing Mother's Companion
2017 - Huggins, Kathleen

Jack Newman's Guide to Breastfeeding
2014 - Newman, Jack - Pitman, T

IBCLC  LACTATION SERVICES  Schedule Appointments Online

 ​ - 214-505-3967    
DIANA  - 469-844-3574    SHARON - 972-977-1685