pregnancy & baby festival

O'Reilly Hall, UCD, Dublin
22-23 February 2014, 10am - 5pm

Recordings of talks at Babytalk 2014

Didn’t get a chance to attend one of our talks over the festival weekend? Catch up with our recordings from babytalk 2014!

Parent Talk – Welcoming a new baby to your family
Dr. David J Carey, Consulting Psychologist and Newstalk Contributor

Parent Talk Babytalk 2014

Options Talk – Birth choices in Ireland & birth plans/preferences
Mary Tighe, Aromatherapist, Doula, GentleBirth Instructor and owner of BirthingMamas

Options Talk Babytalk 2014

Birth Talk – Overview of stages of labour
Fiona Rea, Dip HE Antenatal Education, IBCLC, Breastfeeding Counsellor & Doula
Sarah McCann, Midwife & Antenatal Educator at Cuidiú – The Irish Childbirth Trust

BirthTalk Babytalk 2014

Trying Talk – Women’s health, fertility & trying to conceive
Dr. Deirdre Lundy GP in Bray Women’s Health Centre & Educator in Sexual & Reproductive Health for ICGP

Trying Talk Babytalk 2014

Bump Talk – Pregnancy nutrition
Sarah Keogh MSc., BSc., MINDI., Dietitian at the Early Feeding Clinic

Bump Talk Babytalk 2014

Irish Daddies – Information for Dads & Partners
Dan Oakes, Midwife & Founder of Neighbourhood Midwives

Irish Daddies – babytalk 2014

Baby Talk – Understanding your baby
Sue Jameson, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant & Parent Support Counsellor at Cuidiú – The Irish Childbirth Trust

Baby Talk – babytalk 2014

Panel discussion: Good Information V’s Bad Advice –  online parenting support and information
Niamh Healy, Cuidiú Antenatal Teacher, Tutor & Co-Author of, The Consumer Guide to Maternity Services in Ireland
Sylda Dwyer (Blogger)
Lisa Healy (Blogger at
Krysia Lynch (AIMSI,, HBA & Doula)
Emily Manning (Editor of

Good Information Vs Bad Advice – Babytalk 2014