Bryna has been an IBCLC since 2010, and has been working with families as a doula and lactation counselor since 2006. She has undertaken additional training and continuing education in the areas of oral restriction management, Rhythmic Movement Training (RMT), Primitive Reflexes in infants, TummyTime™, cultural congruency and competency, and counseling strategies. Bryna is also certified in Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (infant and adult). In her doula work, she specializes in high risk and surgical birth.
Bryna offers clinical, home, and telehealth lactation consults. She has expertise in complex cases.
Bryna uses movement in conjunction with other approaches to help babies (especially babies with trauma) with breastfeeding and other feeding difficulties.
When not working in clinic, Bryna takes great joy in public speaking to lactation consultants and other perinatal healthcare professionals. She offers lectures on a wide array of topics related to infant feeding, lactation, and supporting parents.
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