Continuing Education for Lactation Consultants

As Lactation Consultants, it’s important for us to stay up to date on the latest research, best practices, and global perspectives. Not only are we empowered with new skills, but we can directly see the impact on our clients breastfeeding outcomes. Providing lactation continuing education since 2007, GOLD Learning is the largest online resource for breastfeeding education professionals. The packages below have been curated through our GOLD Lactation Online Conferences, individual webinars and through partnerships with Lactation Associations and Organizations.

The following online presentations are accredited for Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) and are applicable for recertification towards your International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC's), Certified Lactation Educator (CLE) & Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) credentials. The type of online IBCLC CERPs can be identified by hovering over the "details" link. Lectures will be designated L-CERPs, E-CERPs and R-CERPs. GOLD Learning has been designated as a Long Term Provider of CERPs by the IBLCE - Approval #CLT114-07.

Viewing Time: When purchasing multiple packages at the same time, the viewing time becomes cumulative!

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$10.00 USD

Donor Human Milk in VLBW Infants: Experience, Research, Future Directions

This presentation was originally presented at the 21st Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. This lecture will cover the following: Overview of trends in use i...
Donor Human Milk in VLBW Infants: Experience, Research, Future Directions
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.75 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 20/09/2017
CERP: 0.75
L-CERP: 0.75
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$15.00 USD

1000 Days in Gap City: Exploring the Relationship Between the Breastfeeding Gap and the Word Gap

Each child is born with the same capacity to learn as the next, however not every child lives up to this potential. Can we tackle this ever-widening gap at the beginning of a child's life? We can by f...
1000 Days in Gap City: Exploring the Relationship Between the Breastfeeding Gap and the Word Gap
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 25/06/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$0.00 USD

How Did I Miss That?: Breast Assessment and Non-White Skin Tones

In celebration of IBCLC Day 2020, GOLD Learning is thrilled to present this free presentation from one of our most popular speakers, Nekisha Killings MPH, IBCLC. Breast assessment is a crucial clinica...
Nekisha Killings, MPH, IBCLC
Breast Assessment and Non-White Skin Tones
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 17/01/2020
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$15.00 USD

Mothers Speak Out: Top Five Traits of a Great Lactation Consultant

What do mothers really think about the services they receive from their lactation consultant? This session presents the results of a high volume survey of mothers’ opinions about IBCLC services....
Diana West, BA, IBCLC
Mothers Speak Out: Top Five Traits of a Great Lactation Consultant
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 01/03/2016
CERP: 1
R-CERP: 1
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$10.00 USD

Milksharing- Traditions Old and New

This presentation was originally presented at the 21st Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. This lecture just offers CERPs, if you are looking for CME,CNE cred...
Kergie Leitgeb, MD, IBCLC
Milksharing- Traditions Old and New
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.75 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 23/09/2017
CERP: 0.75
L-CERP: 0.75
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$15.00 USD

The Original Foster-Mother Were Wet Nurses

The historical evolution of infant feeding includes direct breastfeeding, wet nursing and bottlefeeding. Before the invention of bottles/ vessels to feed babies, wet nursing was the safest and most co...
Lori J. Isenstadt, IBCLC, CCE, CBD
The original foster-mother were wet nurses
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 25/06/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$15.00 USD

The Art of Therapeutic Breast Massage in Supporting Breastfeeding

Maya Bolman discusses the importance of breast pain to be one of the major causes of weaning. The likelihood of weaning increases the longer pain persists. Engorgement, plugged ducts, and mastitis are...
Maya Bolman, BA, BSN, IBCLC
The Art of Therapeutic Breast Massage in Supporting Breastfeeding
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 02/11/2016
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$95.00 USD

GOLD Learning Online Tongue-tie Symposium 2019 - Day 1 Fundamental Skills/Knowledge

Welcome to the GOLD Learning Tongue-tie Symposium for 2019! Our 5 expert speakers will provide a comprehensive overview of providing care to families with tongue-tied infants. Learn more about assessm...
Treating Tongue-Tie From Birth Through Adolescence: The Far Reaching Impact of a Tiny String
Christine Staricka, BS, IBCLC, RLC, CCE
Lactation Skills for Supporting Dyads with Oral Restrictions
Lisa Urich Lahey, RN, IBCLC, OMT
Foundations of TOTS Assessment: Anatomy, Appearance, and Function
Lori L. Overland, M.S., CCC, C/NDT, CLC
A Sensory Motor Approach to Neuromuscular Re-Education Post Frenotomy
Tamara Hawkins, RN, FNP, IBCLC, LCCE, CHHC
Baby Shark Do’s, Don'ts, Decisions, and Dilemmas. Creating a Supportive Lactation Care Plan for a Family with Tethered Oral Tissues.
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 14/06/2019
CERP: 5
L-CERP: 4
R-CERP: 1
CME: 5
Dietetics CEU: 5
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$7.50 USD

From Lactation Consultant to Human Milk Banking

Romania is one of the European countries with a very low breastfeeding rate. The emergence of IBCLCs in the past 2 decades helped in improving mothers access to lactation professionals. Starting from...
Mihaela Nita, MD, IBCLC
From Lactation Consultant to Human Milk Banking
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 11/07/2019
CERP: .5
L-CERP: .5
CNE: .5
Midwifery CEU: 0.05
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$15.00 USD

Breastfeeding Research Hit Parade - 2016

This presentation was originally presented at the 21st Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. Breastfeeding Research Hit Parade for 2016 Research is the backbone ...
Ruth Lawrence, MD, FABM
Breastfeeding Research Hit Parade - 2016
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 20/09/2017
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$15.00 USD

Breastfeeding as a Public Health Issue: Do We Have the Right Approach?

The majority of women should be able to breastfeed, but elements of their experience are ultimately stopping them from doing so. Breastfeeding works best when done responsively but many psychological,...
Amy Brown, PhD, Professor
Breastfeeding as a Public Health Issue: Do we Have the Right Approach?
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1.25 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 25/06/2019
CERP: 1.25
L-CERP: 1.25
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$15.00 USD

Ethical Concerns in Human Milk Exchange

Today, there are multiple forms of human milk exchange: non profit milk banks; for profit companies selling human milk products; private milk sales; private milk donation. Milk exchange in all its for...
Naomi Bar-Yam, PhD. ACSW
Ethical Concerns in Human Milk Exchange
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 11/02/2020
CERP: 1
E-CERP: 1
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$265.00 USD

Breastfeeding Education Bundle #3

Originally offered 2015 at our GOLD Lactation Conference.It is a resource suitable for all skill levels and is a perfect fit for IBCLC's, Lactation Consultants, Nurses, Lactation Educators, Breastfee...
Jaye Simpson, CLE, IBCLC, RLC
Clinical Lactation and the LGBTQ Community
Breastfeeding Helps Mothers Overcome the Legacy of Abuse and Adversity: It Makes All the Difference
Maya Bolman, BA, BSN, IBCLC
HANDling the Pain: The Role of Therapeutic Breast Massage in Lactation
Jeni Stevens, RN (Hon Class 1), RM, IBCLC
How to facilitate immediate Skin-to-Skin post a Caesarean Section: Increasing Breastfeeding Success
Maya Vasquez, MS, RN, IBCLC
Understanding Cultural Humility for Better Support of Breastfeeding Mothers
Cynthia Good, MS, LMHCA, IBCLC, CATSM
Brief Breastfeeding Encounters: Effective Counseling Techniques When Time is Limited
Renee Beebe, M.Ed., RLC, IBCLC
In the middle: When your advice differs from the Dr's
Diana West, BA, IBCLC
Mothers Speak Out: Top Five Traits of a Great Lactation Consultant
Dr. Asti Praborini, MD, Pediatrician, IBCLC
Hospitalization for nipple confusion: a method to restore a healthy breastfeeding
Joy Noel-Weiss, RN, IBCLC, PhD
When Transgender Men Chestfeed or Breastfeed their Babies: How Clinicians Can Offer Support
Dr. Virginia Thorley, PhD, IBCLC, FILCA
Latch problems arising from mothers' fear response to anticipated pain
Breastfeeding Management with a Hyperactive Gag Reflex
Bethany Sasaki, RN, IBCLC
Does Lanolin Use Increase the Risk of Infection in Breastfeeding Women?
Melissa Cole, MS, IBCLC
Placenta Medicine as a Galactogogue: Tradition or Trend?
Lisa Marasco, MA, IBCLC, FILCA
Deciphering the Lactation Curve
Lisa Marasco, MA, IBCLC, FILCA
Breastfeeding on the Insulin Dysregulation Spectrum
Melissa Cole, MS, IBCLC
Infant Gut Health: Common Concerns and Useful Support Strategies
Katrien Nauwelaerts, IBCLC, BA, MA
Young Mothers and Breastfeeding in Belgium
Mom2Mom KMC: From Peer Mentoring to Community Culture Change
Cathy Carothers, BLA, IBCLC, FILCA
2014 Lactation Summit: Steps to Dismantling Inequities in the Lactation Profession
Breastfeeding in Poland
A study of the impact of continuing professional development (CPD) activities on physicians’ knowledge, motivation and ability to address challenges with exclusive breastfeeding practices
Sushma Malik, MD (Pediatrics), FIAP, IBCLC
Impact of Mother Support Group In An Institutional Set-up In a Developing Country
Denise Altman, RN, IBCLC/RLC
The IBCLC as a Business
Barbara Morrison, PhD, APRN-CNM
Understanding the Prolactin Receptor Theory
Sandy Jamieson, AA, La Leche League Leader, retired, and District Advisor, IBCLC
Breast Milk: The Original SuperFood
Presentations: 27  |  Hours / CE Credits: 25 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 16/03/2016
CERP: 25
L-CERP: 21
E-CERP: 2
R-CERP: 2
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$10.00 USD

Podium Research Presentations- Lecture Pack #2

This presentation was originally presented at the 21st Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. This lecture pack consist of three presentations presented during the...
Laurie Nommsen-Rivers, PhD, RD, IBCLC
Milk Production in Mothers with and without Signs of Insulin Resistance
Ellen Chetwynd, PhD, MPH, BSN, IBCLC
Cumulative Lactation and Middle Aged Onset of Hypertesnsion in African American women
Determinatns of Timely Introduction of Complimentary Feeding in India: Secondary Analysis of National Survey Data 1992- 2006
Presentations: 3  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.75 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 23/09/2017
CERP: 0.75
L-CERP: 0.75
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$15.00 USD

From the NICU to the Home: Mother’s Experiences

Lactation consultants would benefit from expanding their understanding of the impact of the NICU stay on the family; moreover, they would benefit from identifying the essential role they could play in...
Paulina Erices, BS, IBCLC, RLC
From the NICU to the home: mother’s experiences
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 25/06/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$0.00 USD

A Mother’s-Eye View of Breastfeeding Help

This is a free presentation from Nancy Mohrbacher, to honor all the amazing IBCLCs around the world. Every day IBCLCs improve the health of our future generations and empower families with their a...
Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA
A Mother’s-Eye View of Breastfeeding Help
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 10/01/2017
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$95.00 USD

GOLD Learning Online Tongue-tie Symposium 2019 - Day 2 Advanced Skills/Knowledge

Welcome to the GOLD Learning Tongue-tie Symposium for 2019! Our 5 expert speakers will be diving deeper into the complex topic of tongue-tie. Learn how to identify and treat the compensatory mechanics...
Brandi Benson, DC, CACCP
All Tied Up: Tongue Tie Beyond the Mouth
Effath Yasmin, MA, HDSE, CLEC(USA), IBCLC, BCST(ICSB-SWISS)
Rethinking Surgical Tools - Infant Frenotomy & Pain
Ellen Chetwynd, PhD, MPH, BSN, IBCLC
The Compensatory Mechanics of Suck for Babies with Oral Tethering: How to Identify and Treat after Revision
The Impact of Tongue-Tie on the Musculoskeletal and Nervous Systems
Marjan Jones, BDSc (Hons) UQ, BSc Melb
Tongue Tie and Orofacial Myofunctional Development
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 14/06/2019
CERP: 5
L-CERP: 3
R-CERP: 2
CME: 5
Dietetics CEU: 5
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$15.00 USD

Historical Trauma, Racism and White Privilege: The Barriers to Breastfeeding Success

Too often when discussing barriers to breastfeeding there tends to be a focus on education, poverty, and familial support. However, when we truly look at the causes of health disparities and inequitie...
Camie Jae Goldhammer, MSW, LICSW, IBCLC
Historical Trauma, Racism and White Privilege: The Barriers to Breastfeeding Success
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 12/07/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
CNE: 1
Dietetics CEU: 1
Midwifery CEU: 0.1