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Webinar: Supporting and Promoting Breastfeeding Through Home Visiting and in Early Care

Supporting and Promoting Breastfeeding through Home Visiting and in Early Care 

February 26, 2020, 12:30-2:00 PM

Mobilize with us in changing the landscape for NJ’s expectant parents and infants! Join us for this webinar!

Infant feeding is a complex and important topic for families and communities. Breastfeeding in NJ is getting more visible with new legislation and priorities. Come learn the legal landscape for lactation in New Jersey and the infant brain architecture on which it depends. This session will inform participants on reducing barriers to breastfeeding with an emphasis on health equity and community resources in NJ. Explore sustainable practices to support and inform parents and expectant parents in your professional role with families.  

Presenters:

Jill Wodnick, MA, LCCE, IMH-E® Doula, Community Educator, and Breastfeeding Advocate and

Pamela Taylor, MPH, Program Management Officer at NJ Department of Health, Breastfeeding Advocate, Community Influencer

Recommended for home visitors, infant/toddler specialists and child care educators.

Build your professional development portfolio with these competencies toward the NJ-AIMH Infant Mental Health Endorsement®: 

*Pregnancy, childbirth, and the newborn period.  

*Caregiving practices and caregiving behaviors. 

*Family, parenting and child care issues. 

*Infant and toddler development in all domains: social, emotional, cognitive, language, and physical.

Fees:    Member $15     Non-member  $25

 

Register HERE for the Supporting Breastfeeding Webinar

 

To learn more about infant mental health, reflective supervision, and the competencies and categories of the NJ Infant Mental Health Endorsement® please visit us at www.NJ-AIMH.org.

 

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