Lisa Reagan, Kindred's editor, interviews Dr. Kendall-Tackett at the LATCH conference in Virginia Beach in 2013.

In this interview, Dr. Kendall-Tackett addresses the need to recognize the effects of birth trauma on breastfeeding as well as her recommendations for supporting the mother and baby in bonding.

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, Ph.D., IBCLC, FAPA is a health psychologist and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. She is the Owner and Editor-in-Chief of Praeclarus Press, a new small press focusing on women's health, and has academic appointments at both the Department of Pediatrics at Texas Tech University School of Medicine in Amarillo, Texas, and the Crimes against Children Research Center at the University of New Hampshire. Dr. Kendall-Tackett is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association in both the Divisions of Health and Trauma Psychology. She has served as an Associate Editor of the journal Psychological Trauma, and is currently Editor-in-Chief of Clinical Lactation.

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