Lactation Basics: 
A class for Doula Education

Course includes skills you need to help Doula clients begin breastfeeding, avoid and/or correct any common problems.

NOV 13 - Sat.  1:30 to  5:00 pm

     [Register by October 29th]


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   1)  Pay by Check /Cash - $70.

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​   2)  Pay online PayPal $75

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


Your place is confirmed when Reg Form & Fee are received by us.

Lactation Basics:
course includes

* Starting Breastfeeding Successfully

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

Video and Slides Presentation 
Tools to help with Breastfeeding 

 DONA International  Required   Reading List - 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