Lactation Educator Faculty
Location: Ontario, Canada
Lori Cowx is a passionate and experienced Registered Nurse of nearly three decades working directly with families. As an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) in a bustling private clinic, Lori has a specialized focus on lactation consultancy and has dedicated her career to supporting families on their breastfeeding journey.
Lori’s inspiration to become an IBCLC stemmed from her daughter’s challenging breastfeeding journey, igniting a fervent dedication to assisting families in achieving their breastfeeding goals. Her relentless pursuit of knowledge is mirrored in her commitment to ongoing education, ensuring she stays at the forefront of best practices and advancements in lactation support.
As a CAPPA Certified Lactation Educator (CLE), her prenatal classes have been instrumental in equipping parents with the knowledge and tools necessary to get breastfeeding off to a great start and navigate common early challenges. Lori’s commitment to education is evident in the positive feedback received, underscoring the value of her classes in facilitating successful breastfeeding experiences for new parents. Now, as CAPPA faculty, she is excited to empower professionals seeking a comprehensive understanding of breastfeeding to do the same.
Known for her unwavering dedication to families, Lori believes in providing not just a service but an experience that goes beyond mere assistance. Her genuine love for babies and their parents drives her mission to offer compassionate and effective guidance. Her personal experiences as a mother of four daughters, two sons, and two grandsons provide her with a deep understanding of the nuances and challenges families face.
But wait, there’s more! Outside of work, Lori’s a huge bookworm, a green-thumbed gardener, and an adventurous hiker. She’s the kind of teacher who’s not just about the textbooks but about making sure you feel confident and supported.
Lori Cowx embodies a multifaceted professional with a wealth of experience, a commitment to education, and a genuine desire to support and educate those striving to make a difference in the lives of breastfeeding families. If you’re eager to dive deep into the world of breastfeeding and support families in a meaningful way, Lori Cowx is your guide. Join her on this amazing journey!