Professional speaking engagements
- University College, Anglo-European College of Chiropractic 2018 CPD Seminar “Musculoskeletal Issues in the Breastfeeding Neonate“, keynote speaker and main presenter.
- ILactation Conference, session titled: Tales of hope, patience, and oxytocin: supporting non-latching babies, September 15-November 15, 2017.
- CPD Paediatric day for the Oxfordshire Osteopathic Network, session titled: The use of Intra Oral Digital examination to assess Ankyloglossia and different Assessment tools, at the McTimoney Chiropractic College, Oxfordshire, 25 of March 2017.
- UNICEF Annual update for Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent Partnership NHS Trust, session titled: Supporting breastfeeding dyads with colic, reflux, oversupply and food intolerances/allergies, Stafford, UK, 19 of October 2016.
- The Art and Science of breastfeeding, Breastfeeding Introductory Study Day, Berlin, Germany, May 7, 2016.
- The Doula UK Conference: Positive Birth supporting families, session titled: Exploring the Plethora of Tongue Tie symptoms, London, UK, March 19, 2016.
- How We Birth Seminar with Michel Odent and Liliana Lammers, sessions titled: Breastfeeding initiation: maintaining normality and a Clinical session on tongue ties and common breastfeeding complications, Berlin Germany, 19-21 of February 2016.
- Findhorn Foundation bursary to attend 2016’s New Year’s Retreat: Turning within and moving forwards, Findhorn Foundation, Scotland, UK.
- International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) scholarship to attend 2013 ILCA Conference in Melbourne, Australia.
- Lactation Consultants Great Britain scholarship to attend the 2013 and 2012 ILCA Conferences in Orlando, USA, and Melbourne Australia.
- Schumacher College bursary to study Wild Plants as Food and Medicine course, Devon, UK, 2010.
- British Council Scholar, Master in Public Policy, the London School of Economics, London, UK, 1996-1997.
- Institute of International Education scholar, Bachelor of Arts at Mount Holyoke College, Massachusetts, USA,1991-1994.
I am currently a member of the following Associations, please click on the logo to visit the website:
The Iyengar Yoga Association of the United Kingdom
The International Lactation Consultant Association
La Leche League Great Britain
Lactation Consultants of Great Britain