McHugh, N. (2009, January). Supporting Midwives to Support Women. Presented at Stroppy Women: Thinking Creatively About Good Birthing, Edinburgh
An exploration of the the key factors inhibiting midwives from providing support for childbearing women.
McHugh, N. (2003, March). Emotional changes following childbirth
Workshops to support Asian community workers in Leicester
McHugh, N. (1998, May). Positioning
Workshop on Breastfeeding and Positioning.
McHugh, N. (2011, May). Waterbirth: Mother Midwife Perspectives. Presented at Working With Water, University of Galway, the Republic of Ireland
An presentation of key issues around waterbirth
McHugh, N. (2002, April). Birth Knowledge: A comparison of the ALSO course and the ARM national conference
A critical comparison of different approaches to skills workshops
McHugh, N. (2001, March). The Spirituality of Birth. Paper presented at 4th International Conference of Spirituality and Health, Wells, Somerset, England
A cross cultural exploration of the deeper aspects of birth spirituality
McHugh, N. (2000, March). Birth Knowledge: passing on knowledge through the generations. Paper presented at 4th International Homebirth Conference, Amsterdam, Holland
McHugh, N. (1998, October). Birth trauma and postnatal depression: effects of childbirth on women. Paper presented at National Childbirth Trust National Conference, Nottingham, England
McHugh, N. (1998, May). Reclaiming Midwifery Skills. Paper presented at Nursing Times 14th National Ward Leaders Conference, London, England
An exploration of the theory practice gap in relation to the management theory gap.
McHugh, N. (1994, October). Media and Birth Images. Paper presented at Motherhood and Manipulation, Loughborough University
The impact of consumerism on antenatal clinic literature.
McHugh, N. (1994, September). Images of motherhood in antenatal cllinic literature. Paper presented at 14th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology, Trinity College Dublin, Republic of Ireland
A critical analysis of the manipulation of the pregant woman as a consumer.
Mander, R., Edwards, N., McHugh, N., Murphy-Lawless, J. & Patterson, J. (2014). The politics of maternity. Practising Midwife. 17, 21-23. ISSN 1461-3123
Changes in the culture of health care require that, to be effective, midwifery practice should become more woman-centred. This may be facilitated by adopting a stronger commun...
McLuckie, C. & McHugh, N. (2012). Pandora's Box: how to humanise educational technology to ensure an emotionally fluent midwifery programme - recognising the issues. MIDIRS midwifery digest. 23, 423-427. ISSN 0961-5555
This article will focus on the challenge of providing an
emotionally vibrant midwifery curriculum for our three year
undergraduate programme. We plan to achieve this
McHugh, N. (2012). Review: Pregnancy Sickness: A Biopsychological Perspective. MIDIRS midwifery digest. 23, 194-196. ISSN 0961-5555
McHugh, N. (2012). Review of: Hyperemesis Gravidarum and Depression in Pregnancy. MIDIRS midwifery digest. 23, 194-196. ISSN 0961-5555