Breastfeeding for Parents

A breastfeeding class with Yana will get you and your baby off to a great start. The three-hour class will cover the first hour, first days and weeks of your breastfeeding experience. You will learn the best  holds for a pain free latch. You will understand how breastfeeding works, so that you can be ready once the baby arrives. People who register for this class, qualify for a $50 discount off of a lactation visit in the postpartum time, if booked with Yana.

Topics include:

  • Cultural Expectations of newborn mothers
  • Skin to Skin and breastfeeding
  • Breast anatomy & physiology – How does it work?
  • Breastfeeding in a hospital setting
  • Breastfeeding in the first weeks of life
  • Best positions for a pain free latch
  • Getting to know baby’s reflexes & feeding cues
  • How to tell if your baby is getting enough milk
  • Support from partner & family
  • How to avoid early BF challenges: sore nipples, engorgement, ,mastitis
  • When to ask for help/refer out to a certified lactation consultant
  • Going back to work & Pumping
  • How to breastfeed in public

Instructor: Yana Katzap-Nackman is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), Lactation Educator (CLE), Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula and a breastfeeding mother.

Class Fee: $200
Private Class Only.

Contact Us to schedule a class with Yana!