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Hypnobirthing is suitable for ALL childbirth, whether labour and vaginal delivery OR C-section!

Hypnobirthing is suitable for ALL childbirth, whether labour and vaginal delivery OR C-section!

 29th Apr 2022

At easibirthing® and parenting we believe that the best birth is the one that is right for THIS mum and THIS baby. Every woman deserves to be supported regardless of the mode of delivery.

Labour can be unpredictable, and an emergency caesarean can be the right decision for some women and babies so an important role of a hypnobirthing course should be to build a repertoire of techniques to deal with when it doesn't go according to plan.

But did you know that hypnobirthing is suitable for an elective or planned C-section birth too?

In light of the recent Ockenden report, a controversial and fiery debate has followed about what is the 'safe' mode for delivering your baby. Unfortunately this has forgotten the real point. It was not that the validity of either mode of delivery is in question, but instead that an under funded and resourced maternity service was at the root of what happened in Shrewsbury where professional decisions and choices were then flawed.

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Tokophobia and Birth Trauma LIVE CPD 11th Feb in Southampton

Tokophobia and Birth Trauma LIVE CPD 11th Feb in Southampton

 2nd Feb 2022

Tokophobia is a pathological dread & avoidance of childbirth.

Join our next 'Tokophobia & Birth Trauma' event for practitioners on Friday 11 Feb from 5.30pm to 8.30pm at Chilworth Manor (nr Southampton), Hampshire, UK. Follow link to register: https://bit.ly/3GKzEv8

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Interview 16 of 16 The philosophy of therapy and our personal commitment for change

Interview 16 of 16 The philosophy of therapy and our personal commitment for change

 27th Jan 2022

In a series of 16 interview clips, Karol Kosinski, Hypnotherapist & learning designer at FutureLearn talks to our founder and director Sharon Mustard about psychology, philosophy and the driving forces behind the easibirthing® and parenting ethos. In today's podcast (16 of 16) Sharon talks to Karol Kosinski about the philosophy of therapy and our personal commitment for change.

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Interview 14 of 16 Prevalence of tokophobia and social conditioning

Interview 14 of 16 Prevalence of tokophobia and social conditioning

 12th Jan 2022

In a series of 16 interview clips, Karol Kosinski, Hypnotherapist & learning designer at FutureLearn talks to our founder and director Sharon Mustard about psychology, philosophy and the driving forces behind the easibirthing® and parenting ethos. In today's podcast (14 of 16) Sharon talks to Karol Kosinski (https://www.karolkosinski.org/) about the prevalence of tokophobia and social conditioning.

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Interview 13 of 16 Pregnancy related anxieties, tokophobia and birth trauma

Interview 13 of 16 Pregnancy related anxieties, tokophobia and birth trauma

 5th Jan 2022

In a series of 16 interview clips, Karol Kosinski, Hypnotherapist & learning designer at FutureLearn talks to our founder and director Sharon Mustard about psychology, philosophy and the driving forces behind the easibirthing® and parenting ethos. In today's podcast (13 of 16) Sharon talks to Karol Kosinski (https://www.karolkosinski.org/) about pregnancy related anxieties, tokophobia and birth trauma.

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Feedback from a hypnobirthing mum who had an unexpectedly quick home birth

Feedback from a hypnobirthing mum who had an unexpectedly quick home birth

 15th Dec 2021

To let you know that I gave birth to our little baby girl a couple of weeks ago. She arrived the morning of my birthday, and very quickly…Thankfully I’d had chance to put my hypnobirthing tracks on as my waters broke the night before, because there wasn’t much warning when my contractions started - she came before my midwife could get to us. I kept calm, confident and in control as I managed on my own until I had to call my partner, knowing that the baby was (remarkably) about to be born. My midwife was on speaker phone talking him through what to do; my body knew it’s part, and I trusted in all the work you and I had done as well as visualising my midwife with me at my son's birth.

What a special moment.

Charlotte

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