GOLD Speakers


Elly Taylor, ILPS

  • Speaker Type: 2020 Main Presentations
  • Country: Australia

Elly Taylor is an internationally recognised perinatal relationship expert, award winning author and founder of Becoming Us. As a relationship counsellor and a new mother at the same time, Elly both personally and professionally experienced the gap in preparation and support for the overnight life changes and new relationship issues that normally come with early parenthood. Fast forward 20 years and Elly's mission is to support the mental, emotional and relationship wellbeing of expecting and new mothers, fathers and babies. Elly’s Becoming Us approach provides parents with a pathway through the challenges of early parenthood so the whole family can cope, grow and thrive. Elly’s groud-breaking book Becoming Us, the Couples Guide to Surviving Parenthood is on the essential and recommended reading lists of numerous leading perinatal organisations. Elly has presented at national and international conferences, served on the advisory panel for several university research projects and is currently on the board of the International Forum for Wellbeing in Pregnancy. Her passion (family aside) is training professionals worldwide to become Parenthood Tour Guides.