Since my original training as an obstetric and neonatal nurse in 1981, I have worked on many labour and maternity wards in various countries. My latest 6-month tune-up was  in the beautiful Swiss Bethesda hospital in 2015. I have lived in the  West of Ireland since 2001.

I have completed the following trainings:

  • Diploma of Paediatric, Obstetric and Neonatal Nursing (1981)
  • Diploma of Biodynamic Body Psychotherapy and Massage (1994)
  • Certificates in Massage & Maternity Massage (1994+)
  • Certificates in Reflexology & Maternity Reflexology (1989+)
  • Certificate in Kundalini Yoga (1999), Pregnancy Yoga (2007) and Hormone Yoga (2011)
  • Master Practitioner Certificate in Neuro-Linguistic Programming NLP (2005-06)
  • Master Practitioner Certificate in Hypnosis and Timeline Therapy (2005-2006)
  • Certificate in Hypnobirthing (2007)
  • Certificates in Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT Tapping) (2007+)

I am an active member of the following associations:

  • APPPH (Association of Pre- & Perinatal Psychology and Health
  • AWHONN (Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses)
  • IMTA (Irish Massage Therapist Association)