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!

Ethics for Lactation Consultants - E CERPs
$75.00 USD

Ethics for Lactation Consultants Lecture Pack

Along with providing IBCLC's with all the E-CERPS necessary for re-certification, this lecture pack provides the latest thought provoking information from prominent experts in the field of lactation e...
Joy Noel-Weiss, RN, IBCLC
Resolving Ethical Dilemmas Using a Qualitative Study and Case Examples
Liz Brooks, JD, IBCLC, FILCA
What’s Too “Friendly” for an IBCLC on Social Media?
Liz Brooks, JD, IBCLC, FILCA
Avoid Lawsuits and Pink Slips! Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC
Marsha Walker, RN, IBCLC
Are We Being Ethical?
Cynthia Good, MS, LMHCA, IBCLC, CATSM
Cultural Competence or Cultural Humility? A Roadmap for Lactation Specialists
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 08/06/2015
CERP: 5
E-CERP: 5
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$10.00 USD

Breastfeeding Promotion in a Swedish NICU

This presentation was originally presented at the 21st Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. Being separated from your newborn infant in the busy NICU environmen...
Uwe Ewald, MD, PhD
Breastfeeding Promotion in a Swedish NICU
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

Mindful Breastfeeding: How Lactation Professionals Can Support Calm and Connection

The age-old practice of mindfulness meditation has increased in popularity across the globe over the past four decades and gained traction within the psychological and medical fields. Mindfulness cent...
Joy MacTavish, IBCLC, RLC, MA
Mindful Breastfeeding: How Lactation Professionals Can Support Calm and Connection
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 25/06/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$45.00 USD

GOLD Alumni 2016 Lecture Pack

This packages consists of 3 lectures. We invited back past Alumni Speakers to present on new & relevant topics within the area of breastfeeding. This package is exclusively recorded for our GOLD Lear...
Diana West, BA, IBCLC
Sweet Sleep: Bedsharing for Breastfeeding Mothers and Babies
Breastfeeding Management - Interactive Case Studies
Cynthia Good, MS, LMHCA, IBCLC, CATSM
My Brain is Doing What? Bias, Ethics, and the Lactation Specialist
Presentations: 3  |  Hours / CE Credits: 3 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 30/06/2016
CERP: 3
L-CERP: 2
E-CERP: 1
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$95.00 USD

GOLD Learning Online Tongue-tie Symposium 2018

Back by popular demand, the third annual GOLD Learning Tongue-tie Symposium 2018 took place live on September 17! We're excited to share this live event with you, and invite you to join some of the le...
Lisa Urich Lahey, RN, IBCLC, OMT
Utilizing Myofunctional Methods and Lactation Therapy Pre & Post Frenectomy for Optimal Suck Rehabilitation
Breastfeeding Strategies for Tongue-tied Infants
Dan Hanson, DC, BDS (Dentistry), MBIBH (Buteyko Institute)
The Tongue is for Life: Oral Restrictions and their Impact on Breastfeeding and Throughout the Lifetime
Cara J. Riek, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, IBCLC, DABLS
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Post Frenotomy Care: Examining Exercises, Therapy, and Support for the Breastfeeding Dyad Post Release
Anjana Srinivasan, MDCM, CCFP, IBCLC
Tongue-ties Demystified
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 20/07/2018
CERP: 5
Dietetics CEU: 5
L-CERP: 5
lebo
$7.50 USD

Contextualizing Breastfeeding in Lebanon

In Lebanon, nearly all mothers attempt to initiate breastfeeding. Despite high initiation rates, only 40% of mothers exclusively breastfed through the first month and nationally, a mere 2.4% continue...
Tamara Drenttel Brand, MA, MPH, IBCLC
Contextualizing Breastfeeding in Lebanon
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 09/07/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$45.00 USD

Creating Connection: Communication Skills for Lactation Educators

For Healthcare Professionals how we communicate is often just as important as what we communicate. Building rapport and trust are essential steps to creating a connection with clients so...
#thestruggleisreal: How to Build Understanding and Empathy with Millennial Families
Mastering Cross-Cultural Communication Skills: How to Speak and Engage Effectively Across Cultures and Varied Audiences
Christy Jo Hendricks, IBCLC, RLC, CLE, CD(DONA), CCCE
Enhanced Counseling Skills for the Lactation Educator
Presentations: 3  |  Hours / CE Credits: 3 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 21/07/2017
CERP: 3
L-CERP: 3
Dietetics CEU: 3
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$15.00 USD

Resolving Cultural Conflicts in Nighttime Breastfeeding and Infant Sleep

Nighttime breastfeeding and proximate mother-infant sleep play a crucial role in sustaining lactation but present challenges for parents in settings where solitary infant sleep is the norm, and bedsha...
Resolving Cultural Conflicts in Nighttime Breastfeeding and Infant Sleep
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

Creating Flow: Using Lymphatic Drainage Therapy for Breastfeeding Issues

Surprisingly, lymphatic congestion forms the foundation of some lactation problems like chronic plugged ducts and un-resolving nipple and breast pain. In this cutting-edge presentation, Dr. Hazelbaker...
Alison Hazelbaker, PhD, IBCLC, FILCA, RCST
Creating Flow: Using Lymphatic Drainage Therapy for Breastfeeding Issues
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 10/03/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$75.00 USD

Infant Sleep Lecture Pack

Where should an infant be sleeping, and what does normal infant sleep look like? Infant sleep is always a hot topic for parents, and health care providers need to be ready to provide evidence based an...
Mother-Infant Sleep Location: It’s Not as Simple as it Seems
Understanding Infant Sleep: Translating Research to Supportive Approaches to Sleeping, Feedings, and Well-Being
Diane Wiessinger, MS, IBCLC, La Leche League Leader
The Safe Sleep Seven: Middle Ground for Safe Infant Sleep
Helen Ball, BSc, MA, PhD
How do Digital Age parents cope with their infants at night?
Diana West, BA, IBCLC
Sleep Training: History, Research, and Outcomes
Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 30/06/2015
CERP: 5
L-CERP: 1
R-CERP: 4
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$7.50 USD

UNICEF/WHO Global Breastfeeding Advocacy Initiative

This presentation was originally presented at the 21st Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. Hypertension affects nearly one of three women in the United States. ...
UNICEF/WHO Global Breastfeeding Advocacy Initiative
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 23/09/2017
CERP: 0.5
L-CERP: 0.5
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$15.00 USD

How B.E.S.T. (Basic Evaluation of Structural Tension) Relates to Breast©

This lecture/course is intended to familiarize the medical and allied health community in the recognition of the often-overlooked muscle-related structural barriers to breastfeeding. It provides a dis...
Judy Terwilliger, RN, CMT, FBT
How B.E.S.T. (Basic Evaluation of Structural Tension) Relates to Breast©
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 25/06/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$265.00 USD

Lactation Conference 2016

Originally offered 2016 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...
Dianne Cassidy, MS, IBCLC, ALC, CCE
Paying it Forward, Support for the Breastfeeding Mother and Baby
Addressing Breastfeeding Discrimination in Edmonton, Canada
Joy MacTavish, IBCLC, RLC, MA
Addressing Pediatric Dental Health Concerns of Breastfeeding Families
Naomi Bar-Yam, PhD. ACSW
Ethical Concerns in Human Milk Exchange
Cynthia Good, MS, LMHCA, IBCLC, CATSM
Perinatal Mental Health Screening: A Primer for Lactation Specialists
Lori J. Isenstadt, IBCLC, CCE, CBD
The Good news about delivering bad news: how to present difficult information to parents
Beyond “Screening”: Nurturing Safer Spaces to Elicit and Respond to Disclosures of Abuse
Christina Smillie, MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM
The Vicious Cycles of Slow Weight Gain: Poor Appetite, Poor Feeding, and Poor Production
Clare Meynell, RM (rtd), IBCLC
Helen Gray, MPhil, IBCLC
Galvanising Effective Action on the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding: The World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative (WBTi)
Diana West, BA, IBCLC
Breast Assessment: What, Why, How, and When
Dr. Prashant Gangal, MD, DCH, IBCLC
Dr. Sanjay Prabhu, MD DCH IBCLC
WHO Growth Charts: From Science to Implementation
Christy Jo Hendricks, IBCLC, RLC, CLE, CD(DONA), CCCE
The Art of Communication: Simplifying Birth and Breastfeeding
Marion Rice, Ed.D., IBCLC
Advancing Human Milk Banking Through an Equity Lens
Diane Powers, BA, IBCLC
Clinical Decision Making: When to Consider Using a Nipple Shield
Kathy Parkes, MSN-Ed, BSPsy, RN, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA
I QUIT!! Burnout, compassion fatigue, and self-care for the healthcare professional
Stephanie Pearson, Functional Nutritionist, Certified Herbalist, Clinical Aromatherapist
Birth Kit Essentials for Lactation
Kay Hoover, MEd, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA
When there is no research to back practices: Being life-long learners
Cindy Leclerc, RN IBCLC
Jana Stockham, RN IBCLC
14 Principles We Wish We’d Known at the Beginning; Reflections on 20 Years as IBCLC’s
Briana Tillman, IBCLC and LLL Leader, Osteopathic Medical Student
Breast Milk and Sleep: Circadian Rhythms in Human Milk
Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH
More than just a Good Latch: Trifecta Approach for Breastfeeding Support
Rosann Edwards, RN MScN PhD(c) IBCLC
Breastfeeding Support for Young Mothers From a Maternity Shelter: A Qualitative Study
Barbara Wilson-Clay, BSEd, IBCLC, FILCA
Looking Both Ways: Taking Wisdom from the Past Into the Future
Jane A. Morton, MD; Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Beyond Baby Friendly, Thinking Outside the Box
Where Law Meets Practice: supporting Charedi women to reach their breastfeeding goals
Kimarie Bugg, DNP (s), RN, MPH, IBCLC
Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere (ROSE)
Baby led weaning for breastfed baby: yes or no?
Presentations: 26  |  Hours / CE Credits: 24.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 8 Weeks  |   Added: 27/07/2016
CERP: 24.5
L-CERP: 22.5
E-CERP: 2
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$45.00 USD

GOLD Lactation Alumni Presentations 2019

GOLD Learning is excited to once again offer our GOLD Lactation Alumni Presentations! This live day of education took place on January 21, 2019 and is the perfect opportunity to start off the new y...
Watching Our Words: Is Risk-Based Language Always the Right Choice?
Alison Hazelbaker, PhD, IBCLC, FILCA, RCST
Creating Flow: Using Lymphatic Drainage Therapy for Breastfeeding Issues
Nekisha Killings, MPH, IBCLC
BreastSide Manner: A Patient-Centered Approach to Lactation Support
Presentations: 3  |  Hours / CE Credits: 3 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 4 Weeks  |   Added: 21/11/2018
CERP: 3
L-CERP: 3
rifan
$7.50 USD

Lactation helpline in Indonesia: is it needed?

Good doctor–patient communication is essential for positive health care outcomes. Ideal doctor–patient communication generally is reflected in a partnership communication style. However, in South...
Lactation helpline in Indonesia: is it needed?
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.5 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 09/07/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$10.00 USD

Ethics and breastfeeding: Is not doing good a bad thing

This presentation was originally presented at the 21st Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. Dr. Ecker will talk about: "Ethics and Breastfeeding: Is not doing good ...
Ethics and breastfeeding: Is not doing good a bad thing
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 0.75 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 30/08/2017
CERP: 0.75
E-CERP: 0.75
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$15.00 USD

Bridging the Gaps to Provide a Continuum of Care

Promoting collaborations among caregivers and healthcare providers to ensure consistent and continual breastfeeding support. This talk uses humor and scenarios to point out the necessity that those e...
Christy Jo Hendricks, IBCLC, RLC, CLE, CD(DONA), CCCE
Bridging the Gaps to Provide a Continuum of Care
Presentations: 1  |  Hours / CE Credits: 1 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 2 Weeks  |   Added: 25/06/2019
CERP: 1
L-CERP: 1
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$50.00 USD

GOLD Learning Day 2020 - Breastfeeding and the Substance-Exposed Infant

Infants with prenatal substance exposure require specialized care, and research shows that breastfeeding/human milk is an important part of their recovery. Join us for a special day of educati...
Wendy Jones, PhD MRPharmS
Pharmacokinetics and Clinical Implications of Drugs in Human Milk: The Substance-Exposed Infant
Kelly McGlothen-Bell, PhD, RN, IBCLC
Empowering Breastfeeding in Women Receiving Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder: A Call for Policy Change
Amber Valentine Forston, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, IBCLC, CNT
Breastfeeding and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Presentations: 3  |  Hours / CE Credits: 3 (details)  |   Viewing Time: 6 Weeks  |   Added: 01/11/2019
CERP: 3
L-CERP: 3
Midwifery CEU: 0.3