Our Lactation Consultant Kellie Eason

Feeding, sleep & settling support for families with under 3’s

Kellie’s consultations include:

  • A Comprehensive assessment addressing your concerns
  • Physical examination of you & your baby
  • Infant feeding assessment (& sleep assessment for related booking)
  • Discussion of findings and options for care
  • If needed, oral motor therapy included in global fee
  • Written personalised care plan
  • Written referrals & liaison with other health providers if needed
  • Follow up phone &/or email support if needed

She can provide an in-home or Skype/Facetime consultation depending on your needs.

Advanced assessment & application of non-invasive therapies to facilitate infant feeding issues

Kellie is the first IBCLC in Victoria to have completed the Integrated Treatment of Feeding, Speech & Mouth Function in Paediatrics Intensive.

Working with world renowned Speech Language Pathologist & Feeding Therapist, Diane Bahr.

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Kellie Eason - Lactation Consultant

About Kellie

Kellie has over 20 years of experience as Nurse/Midwife and over 14 years as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).

She takes a special interest infant myofunctional oral therapy, supporting families who both breast and bottle feed their babies.

With an extensive background in Family and Child Health, she also supports families with sleep & settling issues for under 3’s!

Professional Registrations

  • Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia
  • International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners
  • AHPRA NMW0001051055 / NMW0001051056
  • IBCLC L-33579

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation
  • Lactation Consultant’s Association of Australia & New Zealand
  • International Lactation Consultants Association

Professional Qualifications

  • Professional Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences (Nursing) Victoria University, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Midwifery, Latrobe University, 1995
  • IBCLC (certified in 2004/2009/2014)
  • Childbirth Educator, Royal Women’s Hospital, 2000
  • Integrated Treatment of Feeding, Speech & Mouth Function in Paediatrics, 2016
  • PIPER – Paediatric Emergencies Study Day, Royal Children’s Hospital, 2018
  • Infant Mental Health Study Day, Royal Children’s Hospital, 2018