carlie sanford
Lactation Consultant
Burnaby, British Columbia
11 years of experience
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About me

Carlie Sanford is a Registered Midwife and Lactation consultant who has been working with families in BC, Canada for over 10 years. Carlie offers wholistic care for new families in feeding their infants through MSP covered home visits up to 6 weeks postpartum. Carlie sees the transition to parenthood as both extremely rewarding and challenging for different folks, especially if infant feeding isn't going how you'd imagined. Her goal is to support you in this pivotal time so you can succeed on your own terms, with current evidence based information and hands on practical support.

Education

Bachelors in Midwifery (2017)

Certification and training

IBCLC (2020)

Birth Doula, DONA (2012)

Neonatal Resuscitation (2021)

Midwifery Emergency Skills (2021)

Breastfeeding for Health Care Providers (2020)

Memberships and affiliations

Midwives Association of BC

Baby Friendly Initiative Committte Fraser Health

BC College of Nurses and Midwives

DONA

Credentials
BA IBCLC
Specialties
Birth and Lactation Birth Assistant Birth Doula Birth Support Breastfeeding Assistance and Support Breastfeeding Consultation Breastfeeding Support Childbirth Education Contraception and Family Planning Evidence-Based Care Evidence-Based Therapy Exclusive Pumping/Bottle Feeding Family Planning Gynecology Home Birth Infant Care Lactation Consultation Latch Issues LGBTQ+ Midwife Support Newborn Care Newborn Exam Nipple and Breast Pain Postpartum Care Prenatal Care Support during Labor, Birth, and Postpartum
Languages

English

Service introduction

In home postpartum and infant feeding support up to 6 weeks postpartum, which is covered by MSP with referall from your care provider. Assistance can also be offered by telehealth as desired. Lactation consulting can help build confidence, create a sustainable feeding plan, and trouble shoot your concerns.

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