With a broad international career within the health and development of children for almost thirty years, Philippa is highly sort after for her innovative thinking and discoveries on newborn, infant and parent health.
A background in Child Development and Psychology, and an extensive history of clinical practice, has lead Philippa to make preeminent discoveries in her field.
In her early career, as a Maternity Nurse and Postnatal Educator in the UK, Europe and United Emirates, she was shoulder tapped to assist royalty, dignitaries and celebrities, including Kate Winslet and Jim Threapleton.
Philippa is a member and volunteer for the Public Health Association New Zealand, and a member of the Infant Mental Health Association of New Zealand, presenting a paper at their conference in 2015. With a focus on attachment parenting, Philippa is also a Attachment Parenting Professional Associate of Attachment Parenting International (API), and wanting the best for our newborns and families led her to partner with UNICEF to present five postnatal health policies to the New Zealand Ministry of Health in 2018.
Philippa is passionate about natural preventative and remedial treatment, and the avoidance of a medical pathway for our newborns and infants where possible, thus she is Board Certificated as a AAP Holistic Health Practitioner, an Accredited CPD provider, and is on a current endeavour to become a Certified International Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, through IIN in New York, USA.