About Jo

About Jo

With nearly 30 years experience working with babies and parents Worldwide, it's no wonder Jo is the UK’s leading Baby Sleep Expert. Teaching babies how to love sleeping with calm, gentle guidance, with no tears! Encouraging confident parenting.

Jo grew up in Nottingham, and from a young age she knew she wanted to work with babies and children. By the time she had left school she had already volunteered for 2 years at a Family Centre,working in her school holidays and the onto a Childcare and Community course.She then spent the next 2 years attaining her NNEB at Basford Hall College. She studied the Physical,Linguistical,Emotional,Social and intellectual development of babies and children.
Her placement saw her working in the Baby units at Day Nurseries, and specialising with babies with respiratory conditions,including premature babies in the City Hospital.

After qualifying she worked as a Nanny for twins, in baby units in Day Nurseries and in a Nursery with Special needs children. Jo then decided that she wanted to work solely with babies. She worked as a private Maternity Nurse for 10 years. Her first job was with newborn twins, who’s American mum wanted them on a ‘schedule’ . The twins thrived and that was when Jo realised the importance of a flexible routine tailored to babies' natural patterns. She began to look through all the baby books, old wives tales and advice. She then worked out her own unique formula that she continues to tweak and establish new techniques for parents everywhere. She also works with countless parents whose babies have reflux or cow's milk protein allergies after training with Professor Mike Thompson - http://www.paediatricgastroenterologist.co.uk and Doctor Adam - https://www.allergylondon.com

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With nearly 30 years experience working with babies and parents Worldwide, it's no wonder Jo is the UK’s leading Baby Sleep Expert. Teaching babies how to love sleeping with calm, gentle guidance, with no tears! Encouraging confident parenting. Jo helps parents with her best selling book ‘Baby Secrets’ and an updated version will be available in 2018. Her ‘Go Anywhere’ blackout blind helps babies sleep longer, she also offers email, phone and Skype support. Whilst her Sleep Angel's - gentle sleep trainers - offer overnight ‘Rescue Packages’.

You have probably seen Jo at one of The Baby Shows around the country, as one of their key speakers for the past 7 years or on Daybreak, Live with Gabby as their Baby Expert, ITN news, on BBC Radio, or in one of the many parenting magazines including Mother & Baby and Baby Magazine. Or maybe online for Mamas & Papas and John Lewis.

Jo's mission is to make a difference to sleep deprived parents whenever she can. It’s Jo’s compassionate, understanding and supportive nature that gets babies who had been waking every hour to sleeping 12 hours without parents or babies getting distressed. Jo isn’t a miracle worker as many of her parents will suggest, she just understands babies and knows how to make a diffrence. Jo offers flexible routines based on babies' natural patterns. And she works with babies suffering from reflux or CMPA ,with great results.

If your family is suffering from sleep deprivation, need some guidance about a flexible routines, naps, feeding to sleep, continuous night time waking, or bedtime routines then Jo is here to help and support you. And thousands of parents will all agree!

Jo has been working with Pampers as their Sleep Expert as part of their Love-Sleep-Play campaign for the last 4 years. And in collaboration with the NCT they have launched the first study of its kind 1000 days - a longitudinal research study on parents and babies for the first 1000 days of their lives.

 

As of January 2011 Jo is very proud to have been invited to become an ambassador for Deaf Parenting UK: www.deafparent.org.uk

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 About Jo

About Jo

With nearly 30 years experience working with babies and parents Worldwide, it's no wonder Jo is the UK’s leading Baby Sleep Expert. Teaching babies how to love sleeping with calm, gentle guidance, with no tears! Encouraging confident parenting.

Jo grew up in Nottingham, and from a young age she knew she wanted to work with babies and children. By the time she had left school she had already volunteered for 2 years at a Family Centre,working in her school holidays and the onto a Childcare and Community course.She then spent the next 2 years attaining her NNEB at Basford Hall College. She studied the Physical,Linguistical,Emotional,Social and intellectual development of babies and children. Her placement saw her working in the Baby units at Day Nurseries, and specialising with babies with respiratory conditions,including premature babies in the City Hospital.

After qualifying she worked as a Nanny for twins, in baby units in Day Nurseries and in a Nursery with Special needs children. Jo then decided that she wanted to work solely with babies. She worked as a private Maternity Nurse for 10 years. Her first job was with newborn twins, who’s American mum wanted them on a ‘schedule’ . The twins thrived and that was when Jo realised the importance of a flexible routine tailored to babies' natural patterns. She began to look through all the baby books, old wives tales and advice. She then worked out her own unique formula that she continues to tweak and establish new techniques for parents everywhere. She also works with countless parents whose babies have reflux or cow's milk protein allergies after training with Professor Mike Thompson - http://www.paediatricgastroenterologist.co.uk and Doctor Adam - https://www.allergylondon.com

With nearly 30 years experience working with babies and parents Worldwide, it's no wonder Jo is the UK’s leading Baby Sleep Expert. Teaching babies how to love sleeping with calm, gentle guidance, with no tears! Encouraging confident parenting. Jo helps parents with her best selling book ‘Baby Secrets’ and an updated version will be available in 2018. Her ‘Go Anywhere’ blackout blind helps babies sleep longer, she also offers email, phone and Skype support. Whilst her Sleep Angel's - gentle sleep trainers - offer overnight ‘Rescue Packages’.

You have probably seen Jo at one of The Baby Shows around the country, as one of their key speakers for the past 7 years or on Daybreak, Live with Gabby as their Baby Expert, ITN news, on BBC Radio, or in one of the many parenting magazines including Mother & Baby and Baby Magazine. Or maybe online for Mamas & Papas and John Lewis.

Jo's mission is to make a difference to sleep deprived parents whenever she can. It’s Jo’s compassionate, understanding and supportive nature that gets babies who had been waking every hour to sleeping 12 hours without parents or babies getting distressed. Jo isn’t a miracle worker as many of her parents will suggest, she just understands babies and knows how to make a difference. Jo offers flexible routines based on babies' natural patterns. And she works with babies suffering from reflux or CMPA ,with great results.

If your family is suffering from sleep deprivation, need some guidance about a flexible routines, naps, feeding to sleep, continuous night time waking, or bedtime routines then Jo is here to help and support you. And thousands of parents will all agree!

 

Jo has been working with Pampers as their Sleep Expert as part of their Love-Sleep-Play campaign for the last 4 years. And in collaboration with the NCT they have launched the first study of its kind 1000 days - a longitudinal research study on parents and babies for the first 1000 days of their lives.

 

As of January 2011 Jo is very proud to have been invited to become an ambassador for Deaf Parenting UK: www.deafparent.org.uk

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