Can you help me breastfeed?  Building Breastfeeding Self-efficacy – from theory to practice. 

Slides and notes from a Presentation By Rebecca Glover 

Many known predictors of breastfeeding success or failure are NON-modifiable social or demographic variables, such as maternal age, education level, socioeconomic status or support from significant others; things that we cannot change during the short relationship we have with a breastfeeding dyad. 

However, there is a way to improve success rates in the early post partum period.