Media

I comment regularly in the media and have been quoted in publications including the Telegraph, Daily Mirror, Financial TimesTop Santé and Grazia. I also featured as a consultant therapist in an episode of Channel Four’s Dispatches investigating the problem of addictive spending.

Please contact me through the contact form on the website if you have any media enquiries and I will respond as soon as possible.

Five books on Mindful Parenting

From Five Books

I choose my top Five Books on Mindful Parenting, the pressures on families today and how a mindful approach can help us all.

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A mum’s guide to summer holiday sanity? Stick the kids in front of the TV

From The Telegraph

I discuss the pros and cons of TV during the summer holidays.

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Why the secret to happiness is having just 37 things to wear

From Mail Online

“By streamlining their wardrobes, they gain a sense of achievement and self-esteem that comes from making a conscious decision to embrace change,” discusses Dr von Lob.

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Mindful parenting podcast with the Scummy Mummies

From the Scummy Mummies Parenting Podcast series

I had so much fun appearing on The Scummy Mummies brilliant parenting podcast. Listen in as we discuss mindfulness, confident parenting and being kind to yourself!

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Virgin Live Life Better podcast (in association with Penguin Living)

At 15 minutes into interview, I give tips on surviving the exam season, from a parent’s perspective and discuss my new book.

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London Podcast interview

In this London Podcast interview, I talk about my new book “Five Deep Breaths,”what mindfulness with parents actually means and revisit my early childhood, East London roots. It’s quite emotional for me and this is the first time I have talked publicly about those years in this amount of depth.

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How I Explained Cancer To My Children

From Viva Magazines Manchester

Holding difficult conversations with your children is all part of being a good parent, but nothing can prepare you for the deep heartache faced, when you have to tell your children you have been diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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The parent’s guide to beating exam stress

From Penguin UK

Exam time can be a stressful period for parents and teenagers alike. I offer some expert tips on how best to help your teen overcome exam pre-test anxiety
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Anxiety in pregnancy: What expecting mums should know

From Mother and Baby

It’s thought that more than one in ten women struggle with symptoms of anxiety during pregnancy. But is it affecting you? Here’s what you need to know about anxiety in pregnancy.

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Help! I’m being held to ransom by my daughter’s invisible kitten

From The Daily Telegraph

“It’s very normal for both boys and girls to have imaginary friends, whether they be humans, animals or some kind of fantasy creature,” says London-based clinical psychologist Dr Genevieve von Lob.

“There’s sometimes a misperception that children invent imaginary friends to compensate for feelings of loneliness or awkwardness.”

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