Understanding Breastfeeding Materials and Curriculum
Understanding Breastfeeding Curriculum
INCREASE INITIATION AND DURATION RATES
Following International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) recommendations and American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) guidelines, InJoy’s all-new, research-based Understanding Breastfeeding lactation education curriculum helps improve a mother’s chances for breastfeeding success.
Through step-by-step instructions and 3D animation, moms learn how to achieve a deep latch, which breastfeeding holds and positions are best for them, and how to maintain healthy milk production.
This complete curriculum standardizes breastfeeding education with consistent content in a variety of teaching formats. Available formats: Video Program, Printed Book + Web App (Web App also available on its own), PowerPoint Program, and eClass.
How breastfeeding works: 3D breast anatomy and milk production animation, colostrum, breastmilk qualities, why breastfeeding is important, AAP exclusivity recommendations.
Getting the best start: Sharing breastfeeding plans with hospital staff, skin-to-skin contact, rooming-in, lactation consultants, pacifier recommendations.
Latching on: Reclined and upright positions, 3D animation comparing deep and shallow latches.