My introduction to breastfeeding began when pregnant with my son. I became passionate when doing my research and seeing the enormous health benefits of breastfeeding your baby for both you and your infant. Working as a WIC breastfeeding counselor from 2012 to 2016 exposed me to issues including but not limited to:
The loving support training provided by WIC and the Healthy Children project along with mother to mother counseling has enabled me to work with thousands of moms spanning a diverse group of backgrounds and cultural beliefs. With each client comes new situations; creating personalized resolution plans has always been my strong point. I've worked with families to educate them about infant feeding and the benefits of sticking with their breastfeeding routine.