Binational Breastfeeding Coalition

MISSION: To protect and promote breastfeeding on the El Paso/Juárez border as the natural and expected means of feeding human infants. • MISIÓN: Proteger y promover la lactancia en la frontera El Paso/Juárez como el medio natural y esperado de alimentar a los infantes humanos.

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Big Girls DO Cry:
Breastfeeding and Mental Health

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett,
Phd, ibclc, fapa

The Binational Breastfeeding Coalition, as part of the Look Who’s Talking Breastfeeding Lecture Series, proudly presents the one-day conference:
Big Girls DO Cry: Breastfeeding and Mental Health with Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett

Friday, October 18, 2019
UMC West, 6600 N. Desert Blvd, El Paso, 79912

10:00 am “Breastfeeding’s Role in Overcoming Trauma and Adversity”
LUNCH (free) and screening of Birth in Pieces documentary
1:30 pm “Does Breastfeeding protect mental health? The impact of oxytocin and stress”

(CEU’s for IBCLC, RN, MD, and CHW)

Registration is now closed

Dr. Kendall-Tackett is a health psychologist and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, and the Owner and Editor-in-Chief of Praeclarus Press, a small press specializing in women's health. Dr. Kendall-Tackett is Editor-in-Chief of two peer-reviewed journals:  Clinical Lactation  and  Psychological Trauma . Dr. Kendall-Tackett specializes in women's-health research including breastfeeding, depression, trauma, and health psychology. To find out more, visit her website,  http://www.uppitysciencechick.com  .

Dr. Kendall-Tackett is a health psychologist and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, and the Owner and Editor-in-Chief of Praeclarus Press, a small press specializing in women's health. Dr. Kendall-Tackett is Editor-in-Chief of two peer-reviewed journals: Clinical Lactation and Psychological Trauma. Dr. Kendall-Tackett specializes in women's-health research including breastfeeding, depression, trauma, and health psychology. To find out more, visit her website, http://www.uppitysciencechick.com.

If you are experiencing any breastfeeding problems please contact your health care professional or a lactation consultant.
Si usted está teniendo problemas para amamantar, por favor contacte a su médico o un asesor de lactancia.

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