So, you think you want to be a lactation consultant, open a private practice, and earn a good living by helping mothers and babies breastfeed? This is the book for you! The Lactation Consultant in Private Practice: The ABCs of Getting Started by Linda J. Smith is a user-friendly orientation and guide to the lactation consultant profession for those interested in running a full-time, profitable, and long-term lactation consultant practice. Want to stay up-to-date with latest tips, tricks, and news? Subscribe to our NEW Breastfeeding Newsletter! Author Linda J. Smith presents her original "ABC" sequential format of essential skills necessary to start a successful practice in three balanced sections: Attitude, Business Skills, and Clinical Skills. Each section begins with an overview, contains a "pitfalls and problems" chapter and two examples of successful private practices from around the world.Black, Rebecca is the author of 'Lactation Consultant in Private Practice The ABC's of Getting Started' with ISBN 9780763710378 and ISBN 0763710377.