Are You Ready to be a Parent?

New babies are such a blessing, but they can also bring with them sleepless nights, crying, and sometimes quite a bit of extra stress.

We offer supportive classes to help you transition from pregnancy to parenthood.

May 20th, 2014


Instructor:
Yana Katzap-Nackman


6:30pm-9:30pm

1750 Ocean Park #206

Santa Monica, CA  90403



June 16, 2014


Instructor:
Yana Katzap-Nackman


6:30pm-9:30pm

1750 Ocean Park #206

Santa Monica, CA  90403

June 15, 2014


Instructor:
Yana Katzap-Nackman


6:30pm-9:30pm

1750 Ocean Park #206

Santa Monica, CA  90403

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Head First Breastfeeding class

Our Breastfeeding class will introduce you to the art and joy of breastfeeding.

Our three-hour class will get you ready for the initiation of breastfeeding in the first days and weeks. The class will include the following topics:

Additional topics include:

  • Prenatal Preparation
  • Breast anatomy & physiology - How does it work?
  • Positioning and Latch - the Art of Breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding in a hospital setting
  • Breastfeeding in the first weeks of life
  • getting to know baby's reflexes & feding cues cues  
  • How to tell if your baby is getting enough milk
  • Support from partner & family
  • How to avoid  early BF challenges: sore nipples, engorgment, ,mastitis
  • When to ask for help/refer out to a certified lactation consultant
  • How to breastfeed in public
  • Going back to work & Pumping

And much more...

The class will allow for doll demonstration, positioning practice, and Q&A time. Doulas in the process of certification are invited to register for this class. It is DONA CEUs Approved

Class Fee: $75.00 

Instructor: Yana Katzap-Nackman BA,IBCLC, RLC  an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant,  Lactation Educator, and a breastfeeding mother.


Birthing From Within Childbirth Preparation Classes

Head First Breastfeeding class
Head First Newborn Care Class