CHILD HEALTH NURSE
INTERNATIONAL BOARD CERTIFIED LACTATION CONSULTANT
My Nursing career started in country Victoria 35 years ago and then more extensively in Melbourne. After completing my midwifery studies at Royal Women’s Hospital I moved to Perth and I have worked predominately in postnatal care in the private sector. I am a mother of 4 children.
After qualifying as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, my area of interest has been to assist mothers and babies establish their breastfeeding. For the last 10 years I have worked exclusively in lactation consultancy breastfeeding support, in the community, private breastfeeding clinics and group support settings.
I have a Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing, Specialisation : Child and Adolescent Health. I am a member of:
Lactation Consultants of Australia and New Zealand
International Lactation Consultant Association
The Australasian Society for Tongue and Lip Ties
The College of Lactation Consultants WA
I am passionate about promoting breastfeeding support.