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Tips & Tricks for Recertifying as a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC)

Tips & Tricks for Recertifying

A quick look at the most commonly asked questions about the CLC recertification process!
Marching for Moms

Marching for Moms

Families rallying to share their vision to access childbirth care that is safe, supportive, and empowering.
Standing Up for Parents on Planes

Flying with Babies

Emilie Adams, Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC), believes that families can only control themselves when flying with infants and toddlers.
United Memorial Medical Center’s Consistent Support of Breastfeeding

UMMC Shows Consistent Support of Breastfeeding

United Memorial Medical Center (UMMC) in Batavia, NY has joined the list of Baby-Friendly designated facilities!
A New Perspective On The Lactation Counselor Training Course

New Perspectives

PhD student, Margaret Butler, takes her growing interest in maternal health to the next level by becoming a CLC.
Family Birthing Center Gains a Certified Lactation Counselor

Certified Lactation Counselor at Franklin Memorial

As a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC), Ashley Roy has received the training and competency verification in breastfeeding and lactation support.
NAPPLSC President is a Certified Lactation Counselor Among Many Other Talents

NAPPLSC President - Felisha Floyd

Felisha Floyd, BS, CLC, IBCLC, RLC is a founding member and President of the NAPPLSC.
Acute Care Facility in Mississippi Adds Certified Lactation Counselor Training to Nurses’ Expertise

LCTC Added to Nurses' Expertise

Two long-term nurses at the Women’s Health Center of Merit Health Natchez become Certified Lactation Counselors (CLCs).
Increasing the Success Rate of Breastfeeding among Minority Women in the Community

Increasing the Success Rate of Breastfeeding

Black or African American mothers have lower breastfeeding rates than Asian, white and Hispanic mothers.
Breastfeeding Peer Counselors and Community-Based Doulas become Certified Lactation Counselors

Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Turned CLC

As a mother of three breastfed children, Thaneshia Newby always encourages expectant mothers to breastfeed.


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