Local Lactation Consultants and Departments

Northeast Florida Lactation Coalition – Local Resources

St. Augustine: Jean Tretler, IBCLC with Lactation Associates of St. Augustine

St. Johns and Beaches: Sarah Rodarte, IBCLC with Blissful Babies Lactation

Fernandina Beach: Amy Johnson, IBCLC with Community Lactation

Camden County: Lyn Hrivnak, IBCLC with Camden Lactation

General Breastfeeding Information

Kellymom.com – Kelly Bonyata, IBCLC

Protocols – Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

La Leche League International

La Leche League of Jacksonville – free breastfeeding support group in Jax

Mother/Infant Sleep

University of Notre Dame’s Mother-Baby Behavioral Sleep Lab – James McKenna, PhD

Cosleeping and Bedsharing – Kelly Bonyata, IBCLC

Mother-Infant Sleep – Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC

The Safe Sleep Seven – La Leche League International

Protocol #6: Guideline on Co-sleeping and Breastfeeding – Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

Bed Sharing, Infant Sleep and SIDS – UNICEF

Tethered Oral Tissues/Tongue Tie/Bodywork

Gene Liu, MD on Tongue Tie/Lip Tie in Babies – great video (a whole playlist!) on normal tongue function, tongue tie, when and how tongue tie can be treated, and how it can affect breastfeeding

Infant Massage with Lisa Lahey video – Gentle massage for babies who have tension, particularly neck/shoulder/jaw tension.

Suck Training Exercises video – Suck training can help babies develop more oral function for effective breastfeeding

Human Milk Storage

CDC Human Milk Storage Guidelines

Lactation Support and Insurance

Insurance-covered Lactation Visits through Lactation Network

The fight – getting reimbursed for Lactation Consulting services

How to get reimbursed for a IBCLC home visit

Working and Breastfeeding

Office on Women’s Health – Includes the Business Case for Breastfeeding for employees, and employers