To deliver 6-week course to partners/ friends/ family to be peer supporters.
How long is the training?
The training is 6 or 7 weekly sessions of 1 ½ hours each.
What can parents expect when they come to the training?
Session 1: Introduction to Peer Breastfeeding Supporter training
Session 2: Communication: helpful ways of providing support
Session 3: Emotional significance of breastfeeding and how the breast works
Session 4: Breastfeeding and common breastfeeding difficulties
Session 5: Emotional responses to and support for breastfeeding difficulties
Session 6: Boundaries, confidentiality and the way forward
Session 7: Post training follow up and telephone support training
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