Participants will be able to train new breastfeeding peer counselors.
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.
Kristina Arrieta, MPH, IBCLC
Peer Counselor Coordinator
Department of State Health Services
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:
Email: Kristina Arrieta