Module 6: Creating Plans to Support Family Decisions

6.0 Introduction

baby breastfeedingModule 6 addresses the goal of the conversation: A personalized plan for the family to support them when they take the baby home. The module provides ideas about how to help families anticipate challenges, find potential solutions, and connect with helpful resources to minimize risk and maximize benefits of safe sleep and breastfeeding within the context of their life circumstances, communities, and cultural beliefs and practices.

Objectives for Module 6

  • Understand the importance of anticipating and planning for challenges in supporting successful behavior change
  • Know the important components of a plan for sleeping and feeding baby
  • Know how to help families find needed supports