Here are Snugglebugs we are passionate about spreading the love of safe, comfortable babywearing throughout Ireland. It is of utmost importance to us to stay up to date on current research and training.
Both Meabh & Tricia have completed the following training:
- Foundation Level Trageschule, UK
- Advanced Level Trageschule, UK
- Certified Level Trageschule, UK
- Slingababy, UK Meabh has also completed
- Medical Licence Training, Trageschule, Dresden
- Je Port Mom BeBe, Wrap Specialist Training, UK
Tricia’s academic background is based in Psychology and Counselling and she worked for many years with teenagers both is residential and psychiatric settings. She is also a qualified Hospital Play Specialist and spent time working with mainly with children with cardiac conditions.
Méabh trained as an Intellectual Disability Nurse in Trinity College Dublin. Méabh has many years experience working with adults and children with intellectual & physical disabilities and a variety of mental health issues.
We also have a consultant paediatric nurse on the Snugglebugs team who has been working with children in hospital settings for 45 years and it ensures that we always have up to date information on a wide variety of medical conditions.
We have brought our extensive medical and psychological knowledge into our work as babywearing consultants which has proved invaluable to our work. Lots of parents of babies with additional needs or illnesses as well as lots of adults with additional physical needs have been referred to us and having the backgrounds that we have, have greatly added to the quality of the consultations we can offer