ICEA Certified Professionals and those working towards certification are now eligible for U.S. Breastfeeding Committee (USBC) benefits! The first benefit that will be accessible to any individual affiliated with ICEA International Childbirth Education Association will be a discounted registration to attend the 2021 National Breastfeeding Conference & Convening (NBCC).
Here are two helpful articles discussing breastfeeding and COVID-19 from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and La Leche League International (LLLI). This is an evolving situation and families need to make their best decision with the guidance provided.
Are you searching for the right tools to use in your classroom? We have a new resource that is perfect for you! The new ICEA Childbirth Educator Tool Kit combines comprehensive educational materials with portable convenience.
ICEA in partnership with Lactation Education Resources (LER) value evidence based information on breastfeeding and lactation. When you take a course from LER and use the code ICEA2019, 10% of your cost will be credited to ICEA.
ICEA Signed the USBC’s Letter to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees and the Respective Subcommittees on Labor, HHS, Education and Related Agencies Urging a Funding Increase From $8 Million to $13 Million to CDC Hospital & Continuity of Care Breastfeeding Support in Fiscal Year 2020
Preventive health care measures are a proven and effective strategy for improving health outcomes while also reducing health care costs. Breastfeeding is routinely identified as one of the most effective means for preventing disease.
January is Birth Defects Prevention Month and is hosted by the National Birth Defects Prevention Network (NBDPN). The theme for 2019 is “Best for You. Best for Baby.” The NBDPN […]
The 2019 Trauma and Birth Conference, Hosted by Perinatal Support Washington and PATTCh, will take place on 28 – 30 March 2019 at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront in Seattle, WA, USA. […]
October 15 is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. According to the organizers, “Too many families grieve in silence, sometimes never coming to terms with their loss. Our goal is […]
Register for SCRIPT® Training 22 October 2018 in Washington, D.C., USA SCRIPT® helps change health systems to support local goals for tobacco control. SCRIPT training participants walk away with knowing how […]
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 12:00 PM PT | 3 PM ET In celebration of National Breastfeeding Month, you’re invited to “Breastfeeding Works: How to Support Nursing Employees and Students.” This webinar […]
ICEA is proud to be one of 82 organizations who signed the letter written by the United States Breastfeeding Committee (USBC) thanking Senator Merkley and Representative Maloney for introducing the Supporting […]
What are categories or examples ACES during childhood? What is their impact on initiation and continuation of breastfeeding, if any? And, just as importantly, what is the impact of breastfeeding […]