Consulting New Mother's at Amazing Births!
Are you a new or expecting mommy? Breastfeeding 101 or Support Classes are now being offered at Amazing Births in Hollywood, Fl.
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First-time mothers-to-be often have lots of questions and even some worries about breastfeeding i.e. how do I know if my baby is getting enough? It is natural for breastfeeding to hurt? No! Breastfeeding is different for every woman, there are some common challenges moms may face in the early days, weeks, and beyond, this 2-hour workshop provides tips and strategies on how to get through the first month. We can help you get off to a good start. We provide a wealth of information on the how and why to breastfeed.
Date – Breastfeeding Workshops are held bimonthly on Saturdays.
Group Seating - $30.00
Private Session - $80.00
Upcoming Class Dates
September 23, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
October 7, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
November 11, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
December 2, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
New Mother’s Support Group
Because babies do not come with a set of directions, all new mothers face challenges, and your feelings are more than likely shared by other new moms. You don’t have to do this all alone, parenting is a journey, come on in, and we CAN Help!
Share a relaxing hour with other new moms in a serene environment. This peaceful setting allows you to ask all of your breastfeeding and new mommy questions. A healthy snack will be provided. Bring your beautiful new arrival and come unwind.
Date - Groups are held monthly on Saturdays.
Fee: $ 20.00 donation
IBCLC, RN, BSN, CLET
Over 25 years of experience
Esther has over 27 years of experience in the childbirth and breastfeeding field. Her passion for the profession began first-hand by the onset of motherhood. Fueled by the priceless self-accomplishment of achieving successful exclusive breastfeeding for all three of her children; Esther has stopped at nothing to express her desire and purpose of educating, facilitating, and assisting mothers & organizations all over the Country to learning more about the benefits of breastfeeding.
Esther has her degrees in nursing specializing in Maternal and Child Health, Business and Health Care Administration / Management. Esther is a registered nurse, IBCLC, and Certified Lactation Educator™ and Childbirth Educator. Esther serves as the Florida Department of Health Broward County WIC Breastfeeding Coordinator, President of Broward County Breastfeeding Coalition, and faculty for the CAPPA CLE© program.
Esther list of awards and accomplishments extend from various organizations, individuals, as well as personal conquests. This led her on a personal quest to fulfill a vision of a ‘better maternal equipped community’ to open, own, & manage A Mother's Choice Childbirth and Breastfeeding Services for 22 years. After making her mark on the community, Esther decided to join forces with the state and build the community from a federal perspective. She established the Florida Department of Health Broward County WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program in 2003. Esther has been awarded the 2013 Florida Department of Health Davis Productivity Award for implementing innovative ideas to improved staff education and training. Esther was awarded the Gold WIC Loving Support Award of Excellence for Breastfeeding Support and Practices and the Certificate of Appreciation from the USDA in 2015. With Esther’ leadership and management, In 2016 NACCHO (National Association of County & City Health Officials) recognized the Florida Department of Health Broward WIC Peer Counselor’s program as one of the Model community practices provided a diversity of peer or professional-led lactation support services which increased breastfeeding rates in the community.
In her private time, Esther is a very committed individual to her commitment and belief in God, believing that we all have a deeper part to play in our time here on Earth. She enjoys spending time with her family and having long walks on the beach. In addition, enjoys bike riding for its great health benefits.