IBCLC - International Board Certified Lactation Consultant Most extensive formal lactation education and requires clinical hands on training lactation; has passed an international certification exam and has in continuing education requirements in lactation. Recertifies every 5 years. Educated to handle more complex breastfeeding scenarios.
CBS - Certified Breastfeeding Specialist- Completed 90-hour Lactation Consultant Training Program, have passed examination, and demonstrated the competencies and skills required to provide counseling, and breastfeeding; requires recertification every 5yrs.
CLC - Certified Lactation Counselor – Completed a 45 hour course and competency verification in breastfeeding. @3 yrs.
CLE - Certified Lactation Educator – completed a 45 hour course in basic lactation.
CDC- Supporting Families with Relactation
US Department of Labor
Department of Labor local contact: Andrea Rassmusen
208-297-9655 (cell phone) Bilingual English/Spanish
Andrea is our local resource for all things under the Department of Labor: PUMP ACT, FMLA...
She is available to educate at your facility, available by phone and email for any question, comment, complaint, education....
Postpartum Support International
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