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Training

I have a degree in Anatomy and Physiology from the University of Bristol, and hold a Level 4 University Certificate in Applied Health Science: NCT Birth Companion from the University of Worcester. 

I hold an OCN Level 6 qualification in Holistic sleep coaching, am a Certified Mindful Mamma Hypnobirthing Teacher and a Brazelton Newborn baby Observation Practitioner.

I have completed a one-year breastfeeding course certified by the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) and am an NCT trained Breastfeeding Counsellor.

I have a certificate in Biomechanics for Birth and also on the use of Rebozo for birth.

I have undertaken training to offer trauma-informed care in the perinatal period, including supporting survivors of childhood sexual abuse, giving birth after birth trauma, postnatal depression and stillbirth and neonatal death (SANDS).

I have experience supporting women with anxiety, depression, birth trauma and primary and secondary tokophobia.

I have a current DBS check and insurance.

I hold an NCT (National Childbirth Trust) Licence to Practice as a doula and Breastfeeding Counsellor, am a recognised Doula UK Birth and Postnatal Doula, and a Side-by-Side doula mentor.