Clinical Education and Resources

Clinical Education and Resources

Like any area of healthcare, the body of knowledge regarding breastfeeding, breastmilk and ways to care for patients are evolving with continued study.

Learn more about the core competencies necessary to provide effective comprehensive services to mothers, children, and families.

Looking for top quality clinical breastfeeding education:

Professional medical associations such as the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (ABM) offer tools and guidelines for quality care:

Additional resources

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CDPH WIC Breastfeeding Pocket Guide for Health Care Providers

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Breast Milk Supply and Infant Growth

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Breast and Nipple Candidiasis


Looking for ways to improve breastfeeding in your practice?

Your WIC Regional Breastfeeding Liaison is a resource for clinical trainings, staff in-services, breastfeeding quality improvement planning, billing and referral systems support, and much more.

Jeanne Kettles, MA, IBCLC
WIC Regional Breastfeeding Liaison
(510) 393-9632

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