Maternal Mental Health

Maternal Mental Health

Maternal Mental Health I recently met with a mother in early pregnancy. We were talking about the doula services I offer; the chat involved a lengthy discussion in which I learnt of her determination and strength in fighting for the birth she wished for in a previous...
National Infertility Week

National Infertility Week

National Infertility Week This week is National Infertility Week. As someone who supports many couples struggling to conceive, I feel it important to raise awareness. Whilst I claim to work intuitively, I also like to back up much of what I say with statistics and...
Stress Awareness Month

Stress Awareness Month

Stress Awareness Month Yesterday I walked past this tree. I noticed how entwined the branches were – like a tangled necklace. It made me think of the work I do with clients; how so often it is a case of untangling the branches to find the trunk underneath. Many people...
National No Smoking Day

National No Smoking Day

National No Smoking Day   National no smoking day – what a huge day for smokers. The first national no smoking day was in 1984 and was intended to help people quit smoking. I wonder how many smokers choose not to smoke on this day, how many decide to quit on this...
Finding the Right Therapist

Finding the Right Therapist

Finding the Right Therapist   Recently a post popped up on a local mummies Facebook page. It was someone seeking a hypnotherapist. A few people recommended me. A few people recommended another local hypnotherapist and one person recommended a less local...