Professional Education

Breastfeeding Support is delighted to announce

The 2015 Annual 

Tongue Tie and the Breastfeeding Workshop

*** September 22nd – please email for booking as course is almost full. ***

Saturday 17th October 2015 . 10am-4pm.

Venue : Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin.


Nicola O’Byrne  RGN RCN IBCLC

Dr Siún Murphy, Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Blackrock Clinic, Co Dublin.

MeabhAnne McNamara RM IBCLC 

Fiona Rea IBCLC


This is a teaching day on the basics of the breastfed baby and tongue tie . We will cover identification of tongue tie and lip tie, signs and symptoms, treatment options, case histories and the role of the IBCLC, RM, voluntary breastfeeding supporters.  A certain amount of breastfeeding education ( >18 hours ) is desirable to understand and get the most from this workshop.

It is suitable for IBCLCs, Midwives, PHNs, Doctors, Dentists, Voluntary breastfeeding counsellors, Craniosacral Therapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors…..

Anyone involved with breastfeeding dyads….


Cost €70 per person.

Fee includes handouts, CERP certificate and  coffee/tea/scones.

**Lunch is not included – attendees may bring lunch , eat in the hotel or go the many great coffee shops in Dun Laoghaire.

Parking  in the hotel is complimentary for attendees.

Breastfed babes in arms very welcome! 

If you have any problems please email me –



Evaluations from the 2014 Tongue Tie and Breastfeeding Workshop

“Fantastic informative day, make sure you run more!”

“Learning how to assess movement and tongue function very helpful”

“Excellent/best teaching/ great value too”

“Dr Siun Murphy was amazing, her passion was evident”

Check back for further courses offered to IBCLCs, HCPs, peer supporters and breastfeeding counsellors.