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Newborn Support

The Butterfly Baby Clinic – Infant Mental Health and Development

The Butterfly Baby Clinic offers a CPD in Infant Mental Health and Development for professionals working with new babies.  The aim of this course is to: to discover the rich language that newborn babies use to communicate demonstrate how babies can, and should, be active contributors to our understanding of Infant Mental Health and Development …

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Dr Google’s baby manual – parental information overload

In the 6 years since becoming pregnant and a parent, access to information has never been so readily available.  Social media has escalated beyond belief – we are all becoming phone addicts and spend all our waking time googling or reading on facebook every single issue with regards to pregnancy, birth, feeding, sleeping, baby behaviour …

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Pregnancy, Birth and New Baby Support

Planning Postnatal Care

There’s been numerous articles in the press about lack of postnatal care including support for breastfeeding. I’ve witnessed this first hand a number of times, mums feeling frazzled, overwhelmed and believing that they aren’t meeting the needs of their babies. Given how stretched our current midwifery and health visiting teams are and the situation with …

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Is he good?

An older lady recently stopped me to admire my client’s baby and the first thing she asked me is ‘Is he good?’. I want to explain that this little baby has had a huge hurdle to overcome – he’s had a serious case of silent reflux and because of that has been challenging and unsettled …

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