Julie is a highly-qualified professional with over 30 years’ experience, having previously being a Health Visitor, Midwife and community nurse in the UK.  And is now the co- founder of Nurture Baby Services.

Here in the UAE Julie has worked as an educator in the field of maternal support services, delivering classes on antenatal and postnatal care, baby and child development and behaviour and parenting.

Julie has also trained as a Certified Sleep Consultant with Kim West and The International Maternity Institute. Building on this, Julie has further studied with the Wonder Weeks Academy, is a certified Baby and Toddler Calm practitioner, and received a qualification in infant mental health from the University of Toronto. With this experience, Julie places great emphasis on the importance of evidence-based research from qualified academic bodies, whist consistently working with empathy and passion for those under her care.

Julie is regular contributor on Dubai Eye, Virgin Radio and has many articles published in many regional newspapers and magazines. Julie was also a Moderator of Sleep Expo 2019 and has been invited to be part of the Steering Group of Sleep Expo 2020.