full antenatal hypnobirthing course

Designed for you and your birth partner to attend together (if not possible, we’ll let you know how best to engage them)

  • Recommended to take any time from 20-36 weeks of pregnancy
  • 13-hours of teaching and discussion, bringing hypnobirthing to life
  • Complete antenatal preparation
  • The vibe is informal and light, the material is inspiring and enabling

BOOK NOW!

investment: £295

August onwards in person at Do It Like a Mother HQ, 861 London Road, Westcliff, SS0 0SZ OR Zoom (you choose!). 

DUE TO THE CHANGING NATURE OF GUIDELINES REGARDING COVID-19, IF FOR ANY REASON WE’RE UNABLE TO RUN THE CLASS FACE TO FACE YOUR BOOKING WILL BE MOVED TO THE ONLINE VERSION.  THE OPTION FOR A REFUND OR TO POSTPONE YOUR BOOKING WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.

Dates of Courses: (Suggested due dates are a rough guide, you may prefer to choose an earlier or later course!)

August: 8th & 15th
(Perfect if you’re due in October, November)

September: 12th & 19th
(Perfect if you’re due in November, December)

October: 10th & 17th
(Perfect if you’re due in December, January)

November: 7th & 14th
(Perfect if you’re due in January, February)

December: 12th & 19th
(Perfect if you’re due in February, March)

COURSES  AUGUST ONWARDS WILL RUN 9AM-3PM, WITH BREAKS.

  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
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Session 1

Welcome & intros
getting to know each other in a relaxed and welcoming environment

Hypnosis and Hypnobirthing
and why I can’t make you cluck like a chicken

The Language of Birth
and the impact the words we use can have throughout pregnancy and labour

The Uterus
and how this works during labour

The Adrenaline Cycle
and how it can affect your birth experience

Fear & the Subconscious Mind
why we’re so conditioned to fear birth

Positive Affirmations
and the power of positivity

Calm Breathing
the first of three breathing techniques you’ll learn

Open Breathing
the second breathing tool for early labour

Hormones in Labour
and how you can maximise their effectiveness

Soft-Stroking Massage
the massage for people who don’t like massage!

Enjoying Surges
A chance to practice your breathing and soft stroke massage in some different positions

Birth Environment
your options and why it matters

Nest Making
how to make any birth environment feel like home

Head & Face Relaxation
a lovely script to close off the session

Session 2

Recap of Session One
a chance to go over anything again and ask any questions

Changing your mindset
an exercise to support in reframing of your fears

Birth Partner’s Deepening Script
a relaxation script to deepen your calm

Choosing your Caregivers
learn who is available to support your birth

Birth Preferences
knowing your options for labour, birth and beyond

Making Informed Decisions
understanding your choices and how to make the right one for you

Due Dates & Induction
what your due date means (spoiler, it’s an educated guess at best!)

Navigating Unexpected Turns
how to remain positive if special circumstances arise during labour

Getting Ready for Baby
what you might need and what you probably don’t

Rest, Nest & Nurture
how to really enjoy those last few days before baby arrives

The Onset of Labour
the signs to look out for

How Birth Works
how to get that baby out!

Transition
and how to deal with this phase of labour

Birth Breath
your breath for the ‘pushing’ stage

Birth Partner’s Guide
a recap of everything for birth partner’s need to know

Feeding baby
Breast, bottle or a bit of both, we’ll talk about it all

The Postnatal Period
the “golden hour” and days and weeks after baby’s birth

MEET SALLY

Sally is our full, 13-hour group antenatal class teacher.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Ongoing Support
  • WhatsApp group (with permission) to ask me any questions you have leading up to and after birth, and to get to know one another
  • Invitation to join the Yes Mum Birth Project ® Facebook group
  • Local meet-up after all the babies are born

THE INVESTMENT: £295