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Capital Region Pediatrician Earns Certification in Lactation Counseling

Hospital news | Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Contact: Lindsay Huhman

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Capital Region Physicians – Pediatrics would like to congratulate Jessica Luebbering, DO, pediatrician for earning the certification to be a Certified Lactation Counselor®.

The Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC®) certification identifies a professional in lactation counseling who has demonstrated the necessary skills, knowledge and attitudes to provide clinical breastfeeding counseling and management support to families who are thinking about breastfeeding or who have questions or problems during the course of breastfeeding/lactation.

CLCs are dedicated to the promotion, protection and support of breastfeeding and human lactation in their work to prevent and solve breastfeeding problems. CLCs work within a counseling model, understanding that breastfeeding decisions are made by the mother, who may have values and goals different from the counselor.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Luebbering, call 573-632-5525. For more information, visit