Elly is a perinatal relationship counselor, researcher and writer from Sydney, Australia. Her passion is facilitating family bonding: between mum and bub, dad and bub, and mum and dad. Elly also supports birth professionals by researching, writing and speaking on perinatal relationship issues. Elly created the Becoming Parents and Being a Mum programs for Interrelate, writes a monthy relationship column in Australia’s largest parenting magazine, Practical Parenting, writes the weekly “Dear Elly” column for the Sydney Morning Herald and Daily Life website and is the author of the book Becoming Us, Loving, Learning and Growing Together.