Supporting the Transition from Breastfeeding: A Guide to Weaning for Professionals, Supporters and Parents (Paperback)

Supporting the Transition from Breastfeeding: A Guide to Weaning for Professionals, Supporters and Parents By Emma Pickett Cover Image
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This comprehensive and accessible guide provides birth workers and lactation professionals with the skills to help families navigate the emotional and physical challenges of weaning. Using a compassionate, person-centred approach that prioritises the needs of both mother and child, this pioneering resource details the emotional impact of weaning and offers practical guidance and expert advice suitable for professionals and parents alike in order to facilitate complex decision-making processes and set healthy boundaries.
Enriched with the voices of parents talking about their individual weaning experiences, this is a much-needed, empathetic approach to the complex journey of weaning.

About the Author


Emma Pickett IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant), ABM Breastfeeding counsellor, PGCE, BA (Hons) is a lactation consultant who supports families in North London in-person and remotely worldwide. She is a volunteer with the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers and is part of the Breastfeeding Counsellor training team for the National Breastfeeding Helpline. Emma delivers in-person and online training and in 2022, she was the Lactation Consultants of Great Britain 'Outstanding Contribution to Breastfeeding' award winner.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781839977855
ISBN-10: 183997785X
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication Date: February 21st, 2024
Pages: 192
Language: English