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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the lactation experiences of same-sex female couples and to provide suggestions to help nurses create a more inclusive and supportive environment for this population of mothers.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify structural barriers and facilitators to motherhood for same-sex female couples.
  2. Outline methods to induce lactation in a non-birth mother.
  3. Summarize key themes identified by the authors and implications for practice.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: MCN0519A
Published: May/Jun 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Authors: Nina A. Juntereal; Diane L. Spatz, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN
Categories: Neonatal , Perinatal