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Peer Counselor Management

Objective:

Participants will be able to train new breastfeeding peer counselors.

Purpose

This class is intended for Texas WIC staff who will be implementing or managing a Peer Counselor Program. Hospitals interested in starting a Peer Counselor Program at their facility should contact Kristina Arrieta for more information. Attendees will need to bring a laptop with Windows 2007 or higher and PowerPoint. 

Dates & Location

This class will be offered twice each year, usually January and July, with approximately 6 months between class dates; depending on instructor and room availability. Please visit the registration site for available dates.

Instructor:

Kristina Arrieta, MPH, IBCLC
Peer Counselor Coordinator
Department of State Health Services
Austin, Texas

Continuing Education Contact Hours:

This class will no longer offer contact hours.

Register for a class.*

Questions about Peer Counseling or the Peer Counselor Management please contact:

Kristina Arrieta

(512) 341-4593
Email: Kristina Arrieta


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Last updated December 19, 2016