The Lactation Consultant in Private Practice: The ABC's of Getting Started
This book is a user-friendly orientation and guide to the lactation consultant profession for those interested in running a full-time, profitable and long-term lactation consultant practice. Learn from the PPLC's who have paved the way as they offer advice and information on operating a successful lactation consultant private practice.
Author Linda J. Smith presents her original "ABC" sequential format of essential skills necessary to start a successful practice in three balanced sections: Attitude, Business Skills, and Clinical Skills. Each section begins with an overview and contains a "pitfalls and problems" chapter, followed by two examples of private practices from around the world.
Author: Linda J. Smith, BSE, FACCE, IBCLC
Barbara Wilson-Clay, BSEd, IBCLC
Kevin D. Frick, PhD
Carol A. Ryan, RN, BSN, IBCLC
Diane Wiessinger, MS, IBCLC
Debi Page Ferrarello, RN, BSN, MS, IBCLC
Elizabeth C. Brooks, JD, IBCLC
Diane DiSandro, BA, IBCLC
Jane A. Bradshaw, RN, BSN, IBCLC
Dennis L. Smith, MS
Soft cover, 346 pages