Entries by Emma Purdue

Hafdis: Creating the resource that she was looking for

Creating the resource that she was looking for A midwife for the last six years, Hafdis knows more than a thing or two about babies. However, when Hafdis was on maternity leave with her second child, she found herself at her wit’s end when it came to sleep. “My older child didn’t sleep very well, […]

Sarah: From long-haul flight attendant to internationally certified baby sleep consultant

From long-haul flight attendant to internationally certified baby sleep consultant   When Sarah’s first son was born in 2014, he was “the world’s most horrible sleeper”. Sarah wasn’t prepared for the toll this took, despite knowing what sleep deprivation felt like following her years working as a long-haul flight attendant.    “I was home in […]

Courtney Nightingale: Passionate about seeing families thrive

A second stint of maternity leave gave Courtney plenty of time to dream up her plans to start her baby sleep consultant training. From a background in education – specifically working with children with special needs. She had a love of solving things, and of helping families with practical strategies that worked. Combine this with […]

Sarah Oliver – USA Sleep Consultant

SARAH OLIVER – USA – CERTIFIED 2018   www.saraholiverconsultancy.com   What drew you to making the life changing decision to study and become a sleep consultant?    I made the decision to study and become a sleep consultant after we had our son in 2014. Like many new parents, I quickly realized how different my […]

Shari De Wet Interview – NZ Sleep Consultant

SHARI DE WET – NEW ZEALAND – CERTIFIED NOVEMBER 2017   www.facebook.com/Sharibabysleepconsultant/   What drew you to making the life changing decision to study and become a sleep consultant?    My first two children were terrible sleepers, I was always trying to seek help and support from my GP and Plunket because we couldn’t afford […]

Mandy Potter Interview – Australia Sleep Consultant

MANDY POTTER – AUSTRALIA – CERTIFIED MARCH 2017   www.facebook.com/snugasabugsleepconsultant/ What drew you to making the life changing decision to study and become a sleep consultant?  I am a qualified Early Childhood Educator and Infant Nanny, so I had been helping to sleep train babies and young children for over 10 years. When I had […]