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Birth Story: An unplanned homebirth for baby Daisy

Kate has kindly shared her story with us and unlike many of the birth stories we receive Kate didn’t take one of our classes. She did however listen to the audio book of ‘Mindful Hypnobirthing’. Here is her story…. “My hypnobirthing story! I’m not sure if I’d recommend hypnobirthing or not mainly because I was…

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Birth Story: Katie shares the story of her Neo’s birth

Katie attended a class in Loughborough with Fernanda Salfity, here she share’s the story of her son’s birth. “I would really like to share my birth story with other expectant mothers please as I feel that hypnobirthing allowed me to have the birth I never thought would be possible.” “This time 3 weeks ago I…

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Hypnobirthing may be calm, but it is not always quiet.

Hypnobirthing is calm but not as you know it. How calm can give you your voice. By Sophie Fletcher Author of Mindful Hypnobirthing Instagram @mindfulmammauk You’re about to give birth.  How do you think you are going to be?  Quiet, noisy? What would you prefer?  To be calm on the inside but noisy on the…

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Placebo, Pain and Hypnobirthing

Did anyone see Horizon on BBC 2 last Monday, the 17th February?  It’s still on iplayer so I urge you to watch if it you can.  The headline is Placebo, but it’s much more than that, it teaches us about the power of suggestion.  Something us hypnotherapists have known about for years. A placebo is…

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The birth of Amelia Grace

Hannah attended one of our classes in early 2016 and here she shares the story of her daughter’s birth in March and how the mindful hypnobirthing techniques she learnt in class along with the mp3s helped her throughout her labour… Hannah’s Story – the birth of Amelia Grace I just want to say that I was told about…

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Help I’m falling asleep to my hypnobirthing mp3s? Is it still working?

Help I’m falling asleep to my hypnobirthing mp3s! Is it still working? Of course it is! by Sophie Fletcher, author of Mindful Hypnobirthing @mindfulmamma   facebook.com/mindfulmamma I hear the words “I’m falling asleep to the hypnobirthing mp3s”  all the time, and when I do a part of me inside is jumping up and down shouting “yes, it’s…

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Leonie Garner – why I teach the Mindful Mamma Class

Leonie trained with Mindful Mamma in 2014 and now teaches classes in Kent and Glasgow I decided to become a Hypnobirthing practitioner four years ago after my second hypnobirth. My daughter was born in rather unusual circumstances (my son was rushed to A&E whilst I was in labour) and from then on, having still had…