Benefits

  • Reduce or eliminate fear
  • Produce pervasive relaxation
  • Significantly diminish or eliminate the need for medication; thereby eliminating its risks and post-delivery effects for both mother and child
  • Increase the rate of spontaneous vaginal birth, reducing the need for intervention
  • Shorten the period of labour; by reducing anxiety during each stage
  • Make it possible the management and control of sensations of discomfort
  • Promote a steady recovery
  • Foster and increase positive emotions during the entire birth process
  • Help you create of an experience which has positive memories attached
  • Reduce incidence of post-natal depression
  • Stimulate and maintain a strong energy level into the post-delivery phase
  • Promote lactation for breast-feeding
  • Calmer, more laid-back baby

Click here for evidence from clinical studies.

Luci's Birth Quote

Amazing and perfect, could not have asked for better. Feel very, very lucky that we have had two fantastic homebirths and attribute that to two things - attending the hypnobirthing classes during both pregnancies and my stubbornness!

Luci and Colin, 2nd baby

Helen's Birth Quote

Fantastic/amazing/awe inspiring/quick/painful but calm & in control.

Helen, 2nd baby