Amanda Metcalf is a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC), wife, and mother of three assisting Orlando area mothers [and their partners] in their breastfeeding journey. In addition to being a Certified Lactation Counselor, Amanda is a Mental Health Counselor specializing in postpartum mood disorders (including: postpartum depression and anxiety) and has years of experience helping all kinds of families adapt to new and transitional experiences. Amanda faced numerous challenges while nursing her three sons; including tongue and lip ties, oversupply, clogged ducts, breast biopsies, and repeated bouts of mastitis. These difficulties prompted her to pursue the education and training necessary to make a career out of helping other mothers navigate any potential difficulties and reach their breastfeeding goals.
Amanda earned her certification as a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) from The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice – Healthy Children’s Center for Breastfeeding. Amanda received both her Bachelors and Masters Degrees from the University of Central Florida. She and her family now call Lake Mary, FL home.