After experiencing chronic sleep deprivation after the birth of her first child, Vicki Dawson identified a need for social support services to people with sleep issues. Today, Vicki heads up the Sleep Charity, an award-winning organisation that reaches thousands of families with sleep needs, and offers accredited training to individuals and health professionals to further support the needs of the community.
This Episode’s Guest
Vicki Dawson is the founder and CEO of The Sleep Charity (formerly, the Children’s Sleep Charity). The charity use behavioural approaches to children’s sleep issues and offers accredited training to both parents and practitioners around sleep issues, and trains NHS staff to deliver sleep services.The charity is involved with a range of innovative projects in partnerships with universities and hospitals nationally and internationally.