Ethics, Culture, and Lactation: Essential Concepts and Principles for Lactation Specialists

Time-frame: 90-120
CERP: yes

An introduction to ethical and cultural concepts and principles that are essential for ethical decision making in cross-cultural lactation counseling and consulting settings. It includes a review of cultural dimensions which impact lactation and lactation counseling and consulting, principles within the Code of Professional Conduct that mandate cultural competence, how ethical issues interact with non-universal, culturally-based values and beliefs in lactation counseling and consulting, and fundamental principles that lactation specialists must apply when working to resolve ethical dilemmas in cross-cultural settings.

Cynthia Good, MS, LMHC, IBCLC, CATSM

Country: United States
Phone number: 425-320-4710