National Breastfeeding Week health promotion event at The Westlodge Hotel, Bantry

Monday 2ND October 2017 @ The Westlodge Hotel Bantry


11:00 Welcome & Refreshments

11:15 Event Introduction- Shared personal experiences

Sheila Lucey Public Health Nurse, IBCLC

11:30 “Your Health Your Choice” Cancer Prevention & Screening

Maeve Fitzgerald, Marie Keating Foundation

12:00 Safe Skin to Skin, Neuroscience & Its Benefits

Sheila Lucey Public Health Nurse, IBCLC

12:05 Sensory Development of The infant & How To Meet Sensory Needs

Catriona Ni Liathain, Play Therapist, Psychotherapist

Jane Carroll, Art Therapist

12:15 Assistant National Breastfeeding Coordinator

Rebecca O’Donovan, IBCLC

12:20 Break & Children’s Entertainment

12.40 Celebrity Guest-

Pamela Flood, Former Miss Ireland, Off The Rails TV3 Presenter

12:50 Sleep Consultant, Sleep Issues in Children

Sinead Walsh, Behaviour Analyst & Certified Paediatric Sleep Consultant

13:00 Mindfulness an Introduction

Norah Twomey, Clinical Nurse Specialist-Mindfulness

13:30 Closing & Questions