Hilary has a Masters in Perinatal and Infant Mental Health, a Post Graduate Diploma in Child Advocacy and a Post Graduate Certificate in Community Child Health. Hilary has many years’ experience working with infants, young children and their families and has worked with children and young people in care and protection. Hilary has recently moved from Auckland to Northland and is keen to expand Brainwave’s presence in the north.
Hilary cares deeply about the wellbeing of infants, children and young people in New Zealand. Her passion is to provide quality information that may help parents, professionals and others working with children in their important role.
Hilary is involved in carrying out research to ensure Brainwave is delivering scientifically accurate material in a way that is easy to understand. Part of this role is to update and train Brainwave educators as new information becomes available. Hilary also leads the development and delivery of programmes to CYF social workers and youth justice staff throughout New Zealand.