Signs that you might need help with breastfeeding:
Why choose an IBCLC?
The International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is the only internationally recognized credential in breastfeeding support. I was required to provide documentation of my lactation training and 1000 hours of clinical experience with breastfeeding mothers to be eligible to take the certification exam. IBCLCs must re-certify through extensive continuing education every five years.
Simply put, an IBCLC is the most extensively trained and experienced person to assist with lactation difficulties.