Lisa is the founder of Cherish Your Sleep, The Co-Regional Director (Australia/Pacific) of The Association of Professional Sleep Consultants, an experienced certified baby/child sleep consultant and a mother to 3 young children.
She has always loved children, and has worked in the industry for over 20 years as a qualified child care worker, working primarily with children aged 0 – 3yrs. After a move to Melbourne in 2000, she was given the opportunity to open and operate numerous new child care centres throughout Victoria, which she did for 7 years until accepting a position at the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
In 2009, Lisa made motherhood her primary focus, and had three children within 3 years. Becoming a mum and meeting and seeing other mums struggle with their babies and children’s sleep made her really want to reach out and help.
She is a certified Maternity and child sleep consultant, has also successfully completed the Advanced Diploma and has also recently completed a Professional Intensive Course through Hand in Hand Parenting. With this knowledge, she uses a holistic approach to sleep, focusing on emotional wellbeing of families and ensuring the parent child connection in not only maintained, but enhanced.
She knows how easy it is to become overwhelmed and frustrated so it is her passion to help find solutions that will work for you, your baby and the rest of your family. A successful outcome is not only good for the parents and children, but gives her such a sense of satisfaction and happiness. There’s nothing better than hearing from a parent who finally got their first full night sleep since having a child.