JMH MD Awards for Breastfeed Support
1st Couples group
First support group at Temple BethAm
One of many Public speaking venues.
JMH Wkly Lactation class for Residents
World Breastfeeding week support team
JMH Grand Rounds
Speaker for Tutti Bambini Expo
Faith Ploude, BA, IBCLC, RLC
Faith Ploude is the mother of two adult daughters, a childbirth educator, a La Leche League leader, and first board certified lactation consultant in Miami-Dade County. Experiences include co-founder of the Dade County Breastfeeding Task Force, founding member Florida Lactation Consultant Association, Florida Breastfeeding Coalition, National position, Board Member for the United States Lactation Consultant Association, HRS/WIC Breastfeeding Coordinator and the owner/founder of The Family Collection. Mrs. Ploude is a well-known educator for the University of Miami and MDC and a national speaker in the field of lactation.
Today you will find her currently managing The Family Collection. Faith speaks frequently as a guest lecturer and facilitates professional in-services at area hospitals. Drawing on her 38 years of lactation services experience, Faith is noted for her advice on how to handle the most common problems facing today's mothers with their changing lifestyles. Faith is able to connect with both full-time mothers and working mothers, because she herself has experienced both styles of parenting. She and her husband, Ronald, reside in The Villages, Florida.
For more details on Faith's experiences, please visit the Resume page on this site.
Biggest Baby Shower lecturer
One of my other lives!
First support class at Mercy Hospital
Favorite job GRAMMIE.
Faith as President of FLCA presenting award for the Breastfeeding Support in Florida
USLCA Board member
One on one with my shadow
Favorite little friend