Vanessa Christie (MN, MSc, IBCLC, RHV, RNC, CIMI) is one of the UK’s most well-regarded Lactation and Early Parenting experts. As a Lactation Consultant, Birth & Post-Natal Trauma Recovery Practitioner, Health Visitor and Children’s Nurse, she has worked with an estimated 10,000 new families across the globe over the past 20 years. She has contributed to 2 published pregnancy, birth and early parenting books, writes widely for parenting websites and magazines, is an Expert Speaker at events around the country (currently The Baby Show) and has trained hundreds of health and maternity professionals in London and abroad. She runs The Parent & Baby Clinic (near Tunbridge Wells, Kent) where she offers a range of services for parents and their children, from pregnancy through to toddlerhood. She is also available for home visits (according to distance & availability), video and phone consultations. In addition, Vanessa facilitates early parenting workshops on a range of topics in Kent, Sussex and London. Vanessa is widely known for her wisdom, compassion, down-to-earth approach and ability to ‘get the job done’ for her clients. For more information please visit www.vanessachristie.com and follow @vanessa_theparentandbabyclinic on Instagram.