GAS AND AIR: Birth and suggestion. How vulnerable are you? Gas and air, nitrous oxide, is almost synonymous with labour in the UK, and becoming more popular in other parts of the world. It’s a form of pain management, easy to administer and it leaves the body quickly - some people love it, some ... Read More about GAS AND AIR – BIRTH AND SUGGESTION
By Sophie Fletcher, Author of "Mindful Hypnobirthing" and "Mindful Mamma, the first year". Instagram: @sophiefletcher_author The differences in Hypnosis and mindfulness for Birth Recently Instagram, Facebook and Twitter have been awash with hypnobirthing teachers talking about ... Read More about WHY HYPNOBIRTHING ISN’T MINDFULNESS FOR BIRTH ….on its own.
Why I teach Hypnobirthing By Sophie Fletcher Sophie is the Author of the best selling book Mindful Hypnobirthing C0-founder of Mindful Mamma, one day mindfulness and hypnosis birth classes which are taught around the world. You can connect with her on instagram @mindfulmammauk Today it’s World ... Read More about Why I Teach Hypnobirthing
It’s hypnobirthing, but perhaps not as you as you know it. Last year I gave a lecture with my colleague Susan to a group of midwives and student midwives at Leicester Uni. At one point during the lecture I asked everyone to raise their hands who thought that hypnobirthing was for low risk ... Read More about Is it time we see hypnobirthing a different way?
You can’t have missed the news last week - the Telegraph’s headline about Mumsnet stories increasing fear and requests for a caesarean birth. Instead of jumping onto social media and commenting with indignation, I sat back and thought about it. A few people wrote to me and said, you should write a ... Read More about The Wounded Mother and Social Media.