Mónica is mother of triplets born in 29 weeks of gestation in London, UK. Her babies received NIDCAP attention 11 years ago in the Winnicott Neontatal Unit in St. Marys Hospital.
Mónica has been supporting the organisation PREMATURA in Spain for 13 years, 10 of which she is president the association. She is a clinical Psychologyst as well as a trainer in baby massage, infant reflexology, kangaroo mother care. She is a clinical psychologist and attended a post-degree-course in prematurity at the Italian Hospital in Argentina.
In her daily work, she is in contact with issues like: attachment, bonding, kangaroo mother care, baby massage, reflexology for babies, breast-feeding, follow up for premis, pregnancy, baby body language and stress in mothers, Brazelton, NIDCAP. She has working experience with babies, small children, parents and families of preterm infants and guided workshops with parents groups.
Mónica is a member of Multiple Births Association UK, Baby Massage, National Health Ministry Program for Natural Births in Spain, Pro-birth National Platform Spain, Kargaroo Mother Care, Reflexology Association, Winnicott Baby Foundation, EFCNI and is in regular contact with hospitals and associations in Spain and other countries.
Mónica lived in Italy, UK, Germany and Spain and speaks fluently Spanish, English and Italian.