Dr Eve Van der Perre
Eve is a UK trained Chiropractor now practicing in Dakar, Senegal, previously in Singapore.
Her patients range from babies to grandparents, and come from all walks of life – from professional dancers to doctors and nurses; monks and yoga teachers to civil servants - Chiropractic Care is suitable for everybody.
She’s completed post-graduate training in Europe and Australia, including Sacral-Occipital Technique and Webster Technique.
Committed to serving families she has focused her continuing education on pregnancy and newborn care. Chiropractic is a proven safe and effective option for perinatal musculoskeletal issues including
• Common Pregnancy Pain Complaints - Sciatica, Pelvic Girdle Pain etc
• Breastfeeding Challenges - Tongue Tie, Jaw Restriction, Clamping etc
• Torticollis and Side Preference
• Plagiocephaly (Flat head)
• Reflux and Colic
Eve trained as a Birth Doula & a Postpartum Doula in 2017 and has had the honour of attending upwards of 75 births including
• Hospital births (with & without epidural)
• High risk births - vaginal birth after c-section, twins, breech
• Home births
• Water births
Working as a postpartum doula and volunteering as a breastfeeding counsellor led her to pursue the International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) qualification, the gold standard in lactation education. She completed 1000 hours of clinical practice and the IBLCE exam in 2020.
Eve is keen to facilitate positive birth experiences through providing Birth Preparation and skilled Postpartum Support. She really understands how to prepare for an easy, comfortable birth and how to support families who want to breastfeed successfully.
"Women are incredible, capable of more than they realise. They, and the families around them, deserve to feel protected, respected and nurtured as they birth and raise their children in health and balance" - Eve
2005: MA, Literary Studies - Glasgow University
2010: Yoga Teacher Training | International Yoga Alliance recognised
2010: MChiro; University of Glamorgan | Member of the General Chiropractic Council
2017: Birth Doula - Doulas of North America (DONA), Four Trimesters
2017: Postpartum Doula - Doulas of North America (DONA), Four Trimesters
2017: Spinning Babies training & mentoring - Spinning Babies®, Four Trimesters
2018: Volunteer Counsellor - Breastfeeding Mothers’ Support Group (BMSG)
2018: Webster Certification - International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA)
2019: Certified Breastfeeding Specialist - Lactation Education Resources (LER)
2020: Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) - International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)