Breastfeeding Basics Class

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Prepare for breastfeeding your baby with a Breastfeeding Basics Class!

Product Description

The Breastfeeding Basics Class at Special Addition will tell you what you don’t know that you don’t know!  Most moms spend many hours reading about and preparing for the birth of their babies, but it’s also extremely important to prepare for feeding your baby.  Breastfeeding classes are an important tool for the job that is totally a mom’s job – of course, with your cheer leading support team behind you.  Special Addition’s Breastfeeding Basics Classes will prepare you with current and relevant information for getting off to the best start in breastfeeding your baby.  The class covers

  • Why breastfeed?
  • How to get started
  • The process of milk production
  • What to expect the first week? The first month?
  • Possible problems
  • Breastfeeding positioning with the use of dolls
  • Instructions and video on correct latch
  • Breastpumps and other tools
  • Things to avoid for getting the best start

Single Session:
Saturday:  1:15 – 3:45

NOTE:  Due to scheduling conflicts in November, the November 17 Breastfeeding Basics for Singletons and Breastfeeding Basics for Multiples Classes will be combined and held from 12:15 – 2:45.

All classes held at:
Special Addition
7301 Burnet Rd, Ste 200m
Austin, Texas 78757

Registration Cancellation:
In order to accommodate everyone wishing to register for a class, cancellation
must be done 24 hours prior to class date in order to receive store credit.


Additional Information


Saturday, September 8, 2018, 2018, Saturday, October 20, 2018, Saturday, November 17, 2018, Saturday, December 8, 2018, Saturday, January 12, 2019

Kristen Rosin, IBCLC, RLC

Kristen is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, IBCLC, and offers lactation consulting services in her office at Special Addition or  at your home. She very efficiently and enthusiastically  wears many hats at Special Addition.  She is a Certified American Heart Association Instructor and teaches Infant Safety and AHA Heart Saver CPR Classes at Special Addition as well as teaching the Breastfeeding Basics for Singletons and the Breastfeeding Basics for Multiples Classes. She is also the co-instructor for the Sleep Solutions Class at Special Addition.  When not teaching parenting and safety classes, Kristen enjoys camping with her husband and three young children (all three of whom were breastfed) and a bit of gardening and cooking!

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