Mother, grandmother, yoga teacher, energy healer and Doula, Lorna is passionate about living life authentically and helping women to recognise their power within. Lorna trained with DONA International as a birth Doula, and loves nothing better than supporting women emotionally during pregnancy, labour and childbirth.
Working as a childbirth educator with GentleBirth, she also runs regular GentleBirth ante-natal workshops in Dublin and the North East. She is also a 200-hour RYS qualified Yoga teacher in addition to being a Birthlight Certified Pregnancy and Perinatal Teacher having being taught by the world renowned Francoise Freedman. She has also specialities in Womb Yoga, her teacher being Uma Dinsmore Tuli of Yoni Shakti fame. In 2016 she trained as a Pilates teacher with PTTI and she specialises in Core and Floor post-natal recovery teaching at postnatal Mum & Baby classes. She loves all the little new babies and also teaches Infant Massage classes from birth being a qualified CIMI. On top of all this she finds time to work as a Chakra Energy Healing therapist, specialising in fertility and pregnancy preparation.
Having worked in the corporate sector for over thirty years Lorna holds an MSc in Education from Dublin City University among other postgraduate qualifications. Lorna brings a wealth of life experience to her work and is delighted to be part of the DoulaCare Ireland team