So you want to be a Lactation Consultant?

We are starting to notice a trend in inquiries about the lactation field here at Nurture Columbus. First of all, we are so excited! We need more great professionals entering this field. We need more diversity, advocacy, and quality care. Second, we know this isn’t an easy field to “break into.” So, please, if it’sContinue reading “So you want to be a Lactation Consultant?”

Meet Julie!

Hello! I’m Julie, a Lactation Consultant for Nurture Columbus. If you text or call us you’ll hear back from either myself or Allyson (our other Lactation Consultant and Physical Therapist). There is no middleman, you’ll be talking to a consultant right away! I have worked in many settings and this by far is my favorite:Continue reading “Meet Julie!”

I’ve scheduled, now what?

Spoiler alert…it doesn’t involve cleaning your house! What to expect during a visit: Thank you for scheduling an appointment with one of our talented consultants at Nurture Columbus! We look forward to working with you and joining your village.

Breastfeeding Basics

Allyson Wessells, PT, IBCLC Breastfeeding is a developmental milestone that optimizes the health of baby, mother and the environment. Understanding why a baby breastfeeds, knowing how to be prepared to get breastfeeding started, and being familiar with signs that milk supply and baby’s growth are plentiful help minimize challenges that may occur with this naturalContinue reading “Breastfeeding Basics”