We are a specialist perinatal service working with individuals, couples and babies during the journey to parenthood. We are able to offer trauma focused therapy (Trauma-Focused CBT, Compassion Focused Therapy, Mindfulness etc.) alongside midwifery support including antenatal planning sessions and birth reviews.

Our team is made up of a Clinical Psychologist and Specialist Midwife. We are able to provide support in:

We offer appointments online via Zoom Video conferencing software, and from our clinic space in Norwich.

The Team

Dr. Jodie Finch

Jodie is a highly specialist Clinical Psychologist with over 12 years of experience working in mental health services, and over 6 years of experience working in trauma. Jodie currently works in an NHS maternal mental health service and independent practice and specialises in working with difficulties including birth trauma, pregnancy and baby loss, tokophobia and pregnancy related difficulties, adjustment to parenting and perinatal mental health.

Jodie uses an integrative approach in her therapeutic work drawing upon principles from a range of models to meet your individual needs including Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Compassion Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Mindfulness Approaches and Attachment/Systemic Approaches.

Jodie is registered with the Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC).

Rachel Brooks

Rachel is an NMC Registered Midwife, with over 10 years of experience working with families during pregnancy, and their parenting journey. Rachel has a passion for empowering women and families during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period. Through Rachel’s own journey into motherhood, and experience working within the early years, Rachel recognises the value of being informed, supported and connected during the early postnatal period and beyond.

Rachel has a strong interest in infant feeding and early attachment, having previously set up and ran a local infant feeding café. Rachel has worked in a number of professional roles, including research and education. Rachel looks forward to providing a safe space for you to explore your pregnancy, birth or early postnatal experiences.

Supervision, Consultation and Training

Are you a professional working in perinatal, maternity or mental health services? Here at Nurture Parenthood we can offer professional consultation and supervision.

Maybe you are feeling burnt out at work. Perhaps you have been exposed to perinatal loss, birth trauma or pregnancy related difficulties and feel that you haven’t received support to enable you to cope with this. Maybe you are struggling to connect emotionally to your clients and are feeling detached and withdrawn.

Perhaps you are a professional passionate about trauma informed maternity/perinatal care and would like to know more about how to implement some of these ideas in your organisation?

For bespoke supervision, consultation and training support, get in touch.