Dianne has been a midwife for (29) twenty-nine years. Her work in this field has taken her to many parts of the world – UK, Switzerland, Middle and Far East and Africa. She has also worked in an administrative capacity to staff and commission hospitals in the Middle East. Her training and experience in the field of paediatrics, has also afforded her a career in neo-natal intensive care, and paediatrics cardio thoracic intensive care in the USA, at La Bon Honer Paediatric Centre in Tennessee and at the Harley Street Clinic in the UK. She owns and operates a paediatric daycare centre, which also incorporates care for physically and mentally challenged children. As an independent midwife, she specialized in home and water births.