This session provides evidence-based advice about breastfeeding practices that minimise the risk of infants consuming milk containing alcohol.
The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE) bring you this webinar presented by experts in the field.
This webinar provides current best-practice guidance to increase the knowledge and skills of health professionals in providing advice about alcohol use and breastfeeding. Research conducted in 2022 highlighted gaps in knowledge and misperceptions about the risks of drinking alcohol during breastfeeding, and effective strategies to minimise these risks, among both women who breastfeed and healthcare professionals.
The session will provide participants with an understanding of:
A case study will illustrate how advice can be provided as part of postnatal care.
This course is bought to you by the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE) and is part of Every Moment Matters, the National Awareness Campaign for Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Women. This course is endorsed and funded by the Australian Government.
Medcast host FARE's Online Learning Modules for health practitioners - Supporting alcohol-free pregnancy and safe breastfeeding. If you would like to learn more about this free course - click here.
This course is formally accredited with RACGP and ACRRM.
RACGP Activity Number: 495026
ACRRM Activity Number: 29978
GP, International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant.
Dr Jackson is a GP, International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and an Adjunct Clinical Le...READ MORE
Dietitian, nutritionist, researcher
Dr Giglia is a dietitian and nutritionist. She has a strong foundation working in community and public health nutrition and p...READ MORE
Educational Activities: 1 hours
Areas Of Interest: Drug and alcohol, General Practice, Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Reproductive Health, Womens Health
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners, Clinical Psychologists, Counsellors, Dietitians, Medical Practitioners, Nurses, Pharmacists
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