Breastfeeding: Successful Breastfeeding & Relationship Building: Update



The aim of this programme is to enable participants to enhance and update their existing knowledge in the promotion and maintenance of breastfeeding and nurturing responsive mother baby relationships.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the day the participants will be able to:

  • Discuss strategies, locally and nationally which influence the uptake and sustainment of breastfeeding
  • Review developments in practice which enhance breastfeeding
  • Effectively support a mother to get breastfeeding off to a good start and maintain lactation if mother and baby are separated or baby is reluctant to feed
  • Support responsive mother and baby relationships
  • Explore and discuss the findings identified from breastfeeding audit reports

This day is intended for those who have already undertaken a two or three day breastfeeding programme.


Health professionals supporting women to breastfeed


Tutorials, group work and group discussion.

Participants are asked to bring a suitable sized doll for practical work.



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Tuesday 23 October 2018
(9.00 - 1.00)
CEC - Craigavon Lyn Brennan
Tara Catherwood
Fully Booked
Thursday 25 October 2018
(9.00 - 1.00 )
CEC - Altnagelvin Fiona McCrossan
Tara Catherwood
Monday 12 November 2018
(9.00 - 1.00)
Daisy Hill Hospital Nora O'Neill
Tara Catherwood
Wednesday 14 November 2018
(9.00 - 1.00)
CEC - Belfast Mary Jo Chesnel
Tara Catherwood