Lactation Consultants/Counselors

Lactation consultants or lactation counselors are able to help you with milk supply, sore nipples, latching problems, pumping, weaning and other challenges that may surface during your breastfeeding journey. Many do prenatal visits and teach classes as well.

The words "lactation consultant" denote an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who has been specifically educated and certified in the science of human lactation (breastfeeding), and in the assessment of breastfeeding individuals and their babies.