Pain is NO Joke: Proper Body Mechanics for the New Mom

Breastfeeding Resource CenterJune 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Date:
June 12, 2018
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

Breastfeeding Resource Center
1355 Old York Rd. Suite 101
Abington, PA 19001 United States
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Phone:
215-886-2433
Website:
https://breastfeedingresourcecenter.org/

This workshop follows the FIRST HOUR of SUPPORT GROUP.

Did you know breastfeeding mothers have an increased risk of developing carpel tunnel syndrome and tendonitis due to repetitive wrist motions? Are YOU having some pain or discomfort? Join us as we cover proper body mechanics and energy conservation techniques to prevent injury and address pain during breastfeeding, diaper changing, lifting, and other daily activities of motherhood.

Salus University Occupational Therapy students, under the direction of Dr. Lauren Sponseller, will be facilitating this workshop. In addition, they will be available for one-on-one screening appointments following the workshops, from 12:00 – 2:00 pm.

All Salus University workshops and screenings are FREE and NO REGISTRATION is required.

All support groups, workshops, classes and screenings are held in the third floor education room! Please enter the building through the door at the ramp off of the parking lot and go up the stairs.

Our Mission

The Breastfeeding Resource Center (BRC) is a nonprofit corporation committed to providing expert clinical and educational breastfeeding services. BRC is a 501(c)(3) corporation eligible for tax-deductible donations.