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Leveling Up in Lactation

Leveling Up in Lactation

By Erika Dudley

A podcast to highlight, amplify, and document the journey of Black Lactation Professionals. Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, tune in for a laid back, candid conversation with her colleagues about their journey through the Lactation profession.
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"Divinely Aligned"-Tiara Caldwell, IBCLC

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"Continue to Become"-Sekeita Johnson-Lewis, DNP, FNP-BC, IBCLC
"Continue to Become"-Sekeita Johnson-Lewis, DNP, FNP-BC, IBCLC
Tune in to learn how Dr. Sekeita, class president in high school, initially didn't have plans to go to college. The evolution of this #littlegirlfromflint will undoubtedly blow you away and leave you inspired to elevate. Follow your gut and press play to hear how she's Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Sekeita at-  Email: slewisjohnson1@gmail.com Website: Mommy and Me Lactation Consulting Southeast Michigan IBCLCs of Color: SEMI On social- Instagram: @semi_ibclc.oc Facebook: @SMIBCLCsofColor Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
01:13:22
November 21, 2022
"Ruffle Some Feathers"-Dominique Gallo, IBCLC
"Ruffle Some Feathers"-Dominique Gallo, IBCLC
Tune in to learn how Dominique's curiosity of why others were having such trouble with breastfeeding led her into the field after her initial plan fell through...... Press play to hear how she's Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Dominique at- email: Dominique@Dominiquedoula.com  Website: https://www.dominiquedoula.com  Podcast: Two Broke Cheer Moms On social- Instagram: @andniquesays @Dominique_Ibclc Facebook: @GalloBirthServices Learn more about USLCA: https://uslca.org Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
59:43
November 07, 2022
"The Blueprint Does Not Exist"-Dairian Roberts, OT, IBCLC
"The Blueprint Does Not Exist"-Dairian Roberts, OT, IBCLC
Tune in to learn how Dairian landed her dream job right after grad school as an Occupational Therapist but surprisingly was left burnout and needed to make a career pivot. Press play to hear how she's Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Dairian at: Email: hello@humbledbymotherhood.com Website: https://humbledbymotherhood.com On social: @humbledbymotherhood Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
42:51
October 24, 2022
"Momentum"-Nasheeda Pollard, IBCLC
"Momentum"-Nasheeda Pollard, IBCLC
Tune in to learn how Nasheeda continued to evolve until she found a fit within the lactation profession. Press play to hear how she's Leveling Up in Lactation!  Learn more and connect with Nasheeda at: Email: info@lactationgoddess.com Website: Lactation Goddess Purchase: Magical Milk  Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land.  Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
01:00:34
October 10, 2022
"Divinely Aligned"-Tiara Caldwell, IBCLC
"Divinely Aligned"-Tiara Caldwell, IBCLC
Tune in to learn why Tiara wished she took a different pathway when becoming an IBCLC and how she's Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Tiara at: Email: info@crownedandcradled.com Website: Crown and Cradled Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation.  Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
56:06
September 26, 2022
"There's Not Enough of Us. Period."-Fallon Smalls, CBS
"There's Not Enough of Us. Period."-Fallon Smalls, CBS
Tune in to hear how current PR Specialist, Fallon Smalls aka "Your Breastie", pivoted into lactation field. Press play and learn how networking and finding her groove using social media has her Leveling Up in Lactation!  Learn more and connect with Fallon at:  Email: yourbreastfriend@heybreastie.com  On instagram: @yourbreastie  Website: YourBreastie Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
48:21
September 12, 2022
“The Point of it All” Preview- featuring Chanelle Andrews, IBCLC
“The Point of it All” Preview- featuring Chanelle Andrews, IBCLC
Tune in to this bonus episode to hear about our collaboration for Black Breastfeeding Week 2022! Submission sign up for the round table discussion: https://forms.gle/v7DPMfUnWeNq6NNv6  Follow the podcast on Instagram and Facebook Follow Chanelle on Instagram and Facebook Tune in to The Point of it All round table on Saturday August 27, 2022 @ 3p EST on Facebook Live! Learn more about: Black Breastfeeding Week Learn more about: The Melanated Milk Atlas  Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land.  Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
16:00
August 01, 2022
"Stay Hungry"- Shondra Mattos, IBCLC
"Stay Hungry"- Shondra Mattos, IBCLC
Tune in to hear how former Army Linguist Shondra Mattos pivoted into lactation and made it continue to work for her with each move. Press play and learn how she's Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Shondra at: smattos@mattoslactation.com Mattos Lactation and Shondra Mattos Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
43:03
July 18, 2022
“Chaos Worker”-Kimberly Webb CLC
“Chaos Worker”-Kimberly Webb CLC
Tune in to hear what called Kimberly to lean into her target audience and what kept her motivated when she considered exiting the field. Press play and learn how she's Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Kimberly at: kwebb@melanatedmaternal.com Melanated Maternal Support Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
46:02
July 05, 2022
Bonus Episode! Remix of Season 1
Bonus Episode! Remix of Season 1
Tune in to hear what my colleagues from season 1 were doing before getting into the lactation field! Learn more and to hear their full episodes: Chanelle Andrews Jada Metcalf Lydia O. Boyd Aimbriel Lasley Whitney Dula Bianca Nash Courtney Polk Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
11:03
June 20, 2022
"Self Starter"-Erica Campbell BSN, RN, IBCLC
"Self Starter"-Erica Campbell BSN, RN, IBCLC
Tune in to hear this candid interview of why Erica Campbell, a RN, IBCLC transitioned from the hospital setting into private practice and why she's unsure she'll ever return. Take a listen and hear how Erica made her way into the lactation field and why keeping lactation education chill and attainable is important. Truly a fun episode full of transparency! Press play and learn how she's Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Erica at: themilkmanual@gmail.com The Milk Manual Learn more: YouTube TikTok  Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
01:10:07
June 06, 2022
“Onward”-Nekisha Killings MPH, IBCLC
“Onward”-Nekisha Killings MPH, IBCLC
Take a listen and hear how Nekisha Killings made her way into the lactation field and why community is our greatest resource. Trust me, it will blow you away! Press play and learn how she has BEEN Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Nikki at: connect@nekishakillings.com Nekisha Killings MPH, IBCLC Learn more about: The Melanated Mammary AlasTM and Nikki and Nikki Lactation Career Consultants Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
46:07
May 23, 2022
“It Is A Flex”-Nichelle Clark IBCLC, CBS
“It Is A Flex”-Nichelle Clark IBCLC, CBS
Take a listen and hear how Nichelle Clark aka Pumpiana went from serving in the Navy and Corporate America to running her own private practice and embracing her authentic self. Press play and learn how she is Leveling Up in Lactation!     Learn more and connect with Nichelle at:   nichelle@sonshineandrainbowslactation.com Sonshine and Rainbows Lactation  Facebook support group: Black Breastfeeding Mamas Circle Group  Webinars taught by Nichelle:  Pumping is Breastfeeding. Period.  Rethinking the Definition of Breast/Chestfeeding: Where Does Pumping Fit In?  Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
56:39
May 09, 2022
"Increase My Value"-Tikara Cannon, MPH, CBS, PPD
"Increase My Value"-Tikara Cannon, MPH, CBS, PPD
Take a listen and hear how Tikara Cannon is working in the waiting room on her way to be an IBCLC. Press play and learn how she is Leveling Up in Lactation!   Learn more and connect with Tikara at:  info@milkandcradle.com Milk and Cradle LLC *Trigger warning*: infertility and pregnancy loss discussed during episode. Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
39:35
April 25, 2022
"Ripple Effect"-Deidra Washington IBCLC, CLC
"Ripple Effect"-Deidra Washington IBCLC, CLC
Take a listen and hear how Deidra Washington went from Collegiate Athlete, Coach, Nutritionist and THEN into the world of lactation. Press play and learn how she is Leveling Up in Lactation!   Learn more and connect with Deidra at:  deidra@loveontopbirth.com  Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every other Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land.  Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
52:43
April 11, 2022
“If Not Me Then Who?”-Nikki Greenaway FNP-C, IBCLC
“If Not Me Then Who?”-Nikki Greenaway FNP-C, IBCLC
Take a listen and hear what has kept Nurse Nikki going in this lactation space for 15 years. Press play and learn how she is Leveling Up in Lactation!   Learn more and connect with Nikki at:  Nurse Nikki NP nikki@nursenikkinp.com  Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about an hour as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation. Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe, review and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: LevelingUpInLactation.com
01:00:16
March 21, 2022
Bonus Episode-Announcement!
Bonus Episode-Announcement!
Tune in to hear more about my day to day life as an IBCLC and an update on the podcast. Learn more about the podcast at levelingupinlactation.com
05:54
March 17, 2022
“God Ordained”-Danielle Freeman, LPN, IBCLC
“God Ordained”-Danielle Freeman, LPN, IBCLC
Take a listen and hear how Danielle kept the faith after failing an exam that would prove to be apart of God's plan for more. Press play and learn how she is Leveling Up in Lactation!  Learn more and connect with Danielle at:  Milkin' Melanin info@milkinmelanin.com Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: Leveling Up In Lactation
01:13:44
March 07, 2022
“It’s Not too Late to Pivot.”- Erika Dudley, IBCLC, CBS
“It’s Not too Late to Pivot.”- Erika Dudley, IBCLC, CBS
Tune in to hear MY journey of becoming an IBCLC in two years. Settle in, it’s a lengthy but good episode!  Resources mentioned: Nikki & Nikki Lactation- https://www.nikkiandnikkiibclc.org/ Sophia- https://www.sophia.org/ Modern States- https://modernstates.org/ LER- https://www.lactationtraining.com/ Centre of Excellence- https://www.centreofexcellence.com/ The Future of Lactation Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/thefutureoflactation/?ref=share  Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (https://enrichedlactation.com/)  Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
01:18:31
February 21, 2022
“I Know What Breastfeeding Did For Me.”-Courtney Polk, RN, IBCLC
“I Know What Breastfeeding Did For Me.”-Courtney Polk, RN, IBCLC
Take a listen and hear how Courtney’s childhood dream lead her into this field and how she is Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Courtney at: https://www.rnibclc.com/ Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com) Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
59:24
October 05, 2021
“Divine Intervention” - with Bianca Nash-Miot, CLC
“Divine Intervention” - with Bianca Nash-Miot, CLC
Take a listen and hear how Bianca used her transferable skills to pivot into Lactation Land and how she is Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Bianca at: https://www.facebook.com/111462573951103/ Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com) Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
56:20
September 10, 2021
“Make The System Work For You” with Whitney Dula, IBCLC, CBS
“Make The System Work For You” with Whitney Dula, IBCLC, CBS
Take a listen and hear how Whitney transitioned from fashion design to Lactation Land and is Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Whitney at: https://www.themamasdula.com/ Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com) Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
55:36
August 30, 2021
“All The Things” with Aimbriel Lasley, IBCLC
“All The Things” with Aimbriel Lasley, IBCLC
Take a listen and hear how Aimbriel has been Leveling Up in Lactation from teaching breastfeeding classes at Babies R Us to private practice! Learn more and connect with Aimbriel at: https://www.holisticlactationcare.com/ Learn more about Black Mama Vegan: https://www.blackmamavegan.com/ Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com) Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
39:13
August 23, 2021
“Don’t wait. Just do it.” with Lydia O. Boyd, IBCLC, CLE, Doula
“Don’t wait. Just do it.” with Lydia O. Boyd, IBCLC, CLE, Doula
Take a listen and hear how Lydia has been Leveling Up in Lactation for more than a decade! Learn more and connect with Lydia at: https://lydiaoboyd.com/ Learn more about The B.L.A.C.K Course: https://theblackcourse.com/ Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join me every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com) Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
34:48
August 16, 2021
Generational Health, Honey with Jada Wingo-Metcalf, CBPC, CBS, Doula
Generational Health, Honey with Jada Wingo-Metcalf, CBPC, CBS, Doula
Take a listen and hear how Jada is working her way to becoming an IBCLC and how she has been Leveling Up in Lactation! Learn more and connect with Jada at: https://milkandhoneycoatl.com and join her Facebook group “Future IBCLCs of Color” if you are BIPOC and need support on your journey. Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join her every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com) Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
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August 09, 2021
“Hold Steady” with Chanelle Andrews, IBCLC, CBS
“Hold Steady” with Chanelle Andrews, IBCLC, CBS
Take a listen and hear how Chanelle maneuvered her way to becoming an IBCLC in our debut episode! Learn more and connect with Chanelle at: https://heymamalpc.com/ Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, she created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join me every Monday morning for about 45mins as she has a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com) Enjoying the podcast? Be sure to follow, subscribe and share it with a friend! Learn more about the podcast: https://levelingupinlactation.com/
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August 02, 2021
Coming Soon: Leveling Up in Lactation
Coming Soon: Leveling Up in Lactation
Hosted by Erika Dudley, IBCLC, take a listen to a sneak peek and learn what to expect when full episodes debut in August 2021! I created this podcast to highlight, amplify, and develop an audio hub for the journeys of Black Lactation Professionals. Join me every Monday morning for about 45mins as I have a laid back, candid conversation with Colleagues about their journeys through Lactation Land. Erika Dudley is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who began her career in lactation as a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor after successfully pushing through barriers to breastfeed her son. Within a year she became a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist then promoted to the Lead Breastfeeding Counselor. After becoming an IBCLC she transitioned into private practice where she owns Enriched Lactation (enrichedlactation.com)
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July 19, 2021