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In each secure, exclusive community, get tools (like the latest research), support (including virtual chats with experts in the field and case reviews), and resources (like webinars, handouts, and more).

Ten times each year, join Resource Modules on the topics that most impact your practice, like low milk supply, babies with special challenges, and perinatal mental health.*

* Final topics for 2018 are being planned and subject to change based on the educational needs and interests of the ILCA community.


Sample Resource Module


Every Day of the Module:

Tap the expertise of our 5,000 members strong ILCA community with your questions about client care, research, and more.

February 2018 Resource Module:
Mental Health during Lactation

Check out the module

Gather in our Exclusive CONNECT community to get the tools
and community you need to support families, including:

Week #1

LIVE WEBINAR, free for members only! "Lactation in the Presence of Mood or Personality Disorders" with Nancy Williams, MA, MFT, IBCLC, CCE. FREE (for members), advance registration required. For those not able to attend, a recording will be available within 2 business days. Thursday, 8 February 2018, 1:30 - 2:30pm EST.

Register for the Webinar


Week #2

LIVE CHAT! Join Alia Macrina Heise, IBCLC, as we explore Dysphoric Milk Ejection Reflex (D-MER) and how psychological symptoms can have a biological cause. She will also provide tools for supporting families. Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 1:00 - 2:00pm EST.

Join the conversation


Week #3

LIVE CHAT! Amy Brown, PhD, comes to discuss how body image can impact breastfeeding and the use of artificial milk, concerns with public feeding, and the effect of breastfeeding upon appearance. Tuesday, 20 February 3:00pm - 4:00pm EST.

Join the Conversation

Week #4

Support Your Practice with Evidence! Check the library this week for a curated Reference Guide on Mental Health during Lactation. 

All Month Long!

Tap the expertise of the ILCA community with your questions about client care, research, and more!


March - Bodywork
LIVE Webinar - Case Studies on the Referral of Infants for Bodywork: Clinical Signs and Lactation Outcomes (Carmela (Kika) Baeza)
LIVE Chat - Live Chat: Craniosacral Therapy: A Demonstration and Discussion (Carol Gray)
Ask Me Anything: Live Chat: Craniosacral Therapy (Alison Hazelbaker)
LIVE Chat: Helping Families without Access to Bodywork (Sejal Fichidia)

April - Infant Feeding Issues
LIVE Webinar - Breastfeeding Babies with CardioRespiratory Issues (Cathy Watson Genna)

May - Pharmacology
LIVE Webinar -Nonprescription Drugs and Lactation: Helping Families Make Informed Decisions (Frank Nice)


As an ILCA member, in addition to the current Resource Module, you also have access to all past modules as well!