Kathy Venter is a registered nurse and a retired midwife, and has been certified as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) since 1990. In 1991, Kathy became a WHO/UNICEF trained BFHI assessor through IBFAN Africa. Come and listen to Kathy speak at the Babywearing in Canada Conference – tickets available here.
She was also the past Chair for the Breastfeeding Committee for Canada (BCC), as well as working as the past chair of the BFI assessment / education committee of the Baby Friendly Initiative in Ontario.
Currently Kathy works as a :
Kathy has received the Canadian Lactation Consult Association Award for Clinical Excellence first in 2010, and then again in 2013.
Come listen to Kathy speak at the Babywearing in Canada Conference at the Ottawa Birth and Wellness Centre. Ticket are available here. Follow this link for more information about the conference program.
May 21, 2016, at 1:00 pm.
Supporting Maternal Confidence
There are many factors which can influence successful outcomes in a breastfeeding relationship. Factor like what is normal in your community of support which can include:
In this presentation, we will look at the factors for breastfeeding success by examining one family’s journey through pregnancy and breastfeeding.
For more information about the conference, our program is here.