Our 3rd Annual Miami Parenting Conference was a Great Success!

Presented by La Leche League of Miami-Dade County on March 26, 2011

9:30 am - 5:00 pm at La Scuola 13301 SW 87TH Ave, Miami, FL 33176

To all who attended, thank you for being part of our great day.
Did you have an oppurtunity to complete the evaluation form? If not, please take a moment to complete it now and help us improve in 2012! Thank you, Your LLL Leadership Team


For future events and conferences
email us at events@LLLMiamiDade.org


Great Speakers!
Conscious Discipline
by Mindy Becker of Auntie M's Grow with Us

The Mother Baby Dance
Rachel Vidal, IBCLC, LLL Leader

Infant Behavior
Heidi Agostino, P.h.D., IBCLC

Art with your Toddler
Morgen Chesonis-Gonzalez, MPS, ATR-BC,
Clinical Art Therapist

LACtivism! Know your rights
as a breastfeeding mother

Jamarah Amani, Midwife,
Organizer Power U Center for Social Justice

Swaddling & Babywearing
Try 5 types of carriers.
Amanda Bradley, MamaKanga *Habla español

Vaginal Birth after a Cesarean
Kristin Jayd, IBCLC, LLL Leader
& Mayte Manresa

Breastfeeding Basics ~ Merritt James, IBCLC

Infant Massage ~ Amy Olen

Educational Philosophy
Mayte Manresa, Yvonne Cumming

Un-tying the Pink Ribbon:
The Breastfeeding and Cancer Connection.
Dora Escobedo, ARNP

Chiropractic Care for Children
Serena Sara, D.C.

Nourishing Our Children
Dr. Paola Weber

Nighttime Parenting: Safe Sleep and the Breastfeeding Family.
Pam Mazzella DiBosco, IBCLC


¡Oradores en Español!
"Disciplina Consciente"
Lina Bergouignan

Los Conceptos Básicos de Amamantar
Auxilio, Mi hijo no se llena!!!

Lizbeth Gonzalez, IBCLC


Get to Know Our Speakers

Fun Vendors!
Cookies and MiLLLk fundraiser:
Homebaked Cookies plus breastfeeding
information and support by LLL

Andrea Clement Photography • Artspace

Auntie M's Grow with Us

Baby Sensory Miami

Barefoot Books • Baby Ann Hair Bows

Bolly Baby Fit

Chiropractor Dr Jennie Casarasus

Chiropractor Dr Serena Sara

Florida Gymnastics Training Center

The Home BIrth Collective

Healthy Start Coalition

Jackson South Community
Hospital Women's Center

JSCH Comprehensive Breast Center

Kidnetics • MamaKanga

The Playground Theatre

Suio Mineral Water

2U-2U Savvie

Injury Free Mobile- Courtyard
Tour the Injury Free Mobile at your leisure and learn guidelines for home and water safety.

Visit Child Development Specialists for
free & confidential
developmental screenings for
children four months and older
presented by:
University of Miami/Starting Early
Starting Smart


Want to be a Vendor next time?
Contact: Jarene 305-609-8502
events@LLLMiamiDade.org


Download 2011 Vendor Form pdf






Easy Registration

1— Download 2011 Registration Form

2— Electronically fill it out.

3— Email the form to:
registration@LLLMiamiDade.org

4— Pay for the conference
and lunch online!

Schedule for the day
9:30 Family MaLLL Opens
10:30 - 12 Session 1

12-2 Lunch and Play
Bring a picnic lunch or enjoy lunch
from the The Crepe Maker
while the kids run in the
beautiful outside play area
(See the menu)
Pay for lunch online. Link below.
20% of sales go to support
La Leche League, so eat up!

1 - 2:30 Session 2
2:45 - 4:15 Session 3
3:30pm Family MaLLL closes

Questions about Miami Parenting Conference
registration@LLLMiamiDade.org

Vendors contact Jarene 305-609-8502
events@LLLMiamiDade.org


Conference sponsored in part by the
Healthy Start Coalition of Miami-Dade
www.hscmd.org


Pay for Miami Parenting Conference:


FAMILIES click here to pay for Miami Parenting Conference and for Lunch





VENDORS click here to pay for Miami Parenting Conference





La Leche League of Miami-Dade County is proud to present our Annual Parenting Conference to provide our community an affordable, educational and fun event. Our past speakers and topics have included: "Conscious Discipline"
by Mindy Becker of Auntie M's Grow with Us; Patti Laird of Safer Kids and Homes; "Birth Options and Midwifery" by Shiela Simms Watson, CPM, LM; "Prenatal Nutrition and Fitness" by James and Kim from Fit for Birth; Michelle from Fitness 4 Families; "Emergency Child Care: CPR, first aid, poison control" by Susan from Oscar Project; "Safe Sleep and SIDS" by Pam Mazzella DiBosco, IBCLC; "Babywearing" by Amanda Bradely from MamaKanga; "Infant Massage and Developmental Play" by Michelle Miniaci, PT from Nuturing Moves; "Baby's Brain on Breastmilk!" by Racheli Videl, IBCLC; "Reading from Age Zero" by Tiffany Pheiffer, M.A., Education Specialist and Jeanne Smith, M.A. Edu.

We also invite vendors to share products and services like: Auntie M's Grow with Us; Barefoot Books; Fitness 4 Families; Gymboree Play & Music; MamaKanga; Nurturing Moves; Oscar Project; Fit for Birth; Safer Kids and Homes; The Home BIrth Collective.

Our event also includes homebaked cookies and treats sold to raise funds for La Leche League of Miami-Dade County so that we can continue to provide breastfeeding education and support to the families in our community.



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