HypnoBirthing® Practitioner's Course

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HypnoBirthing Practitioners are forwarding the message of calm and gentle births in 46 countries throughout the world.

Who would be interested in training as a HypnoBirthing Practitioner? :-

Hypnotherapist, Midwife, Doctor, Doula, Healthcare Provider, Nurse/Nurse Practitioners, Childbirth Educator, Massage Therapist, HypnoBirthing Mum & all others with an interest in maternal health & birthing.

Approved by the Midwifery Council of New Zealand and allocated 10 elective education points.

What this course covers:-

Birth Basics, Hypnosis for Child Birth and HypnoBirthing® Practitioner Certification

This training course is a four day, two part Childbirth Education Programme.

The first part covers the Introduction to Hypnosis for Childbirth (for persons not certified in Hypnosis). Introduction to Hypnosis for Childbirth is waived for qualified Hypnotherapists. Applicants will need to show evidence of credentials prior to registration and attending the training.
OR Birth Basics for qualified Hypnotherapists and all others without training in Child Birth. If both Hypnosis for Child Birth and Birth Basics are required, then Birth Basics may be done as a home study programme.

Hypnosis for BirthingOR Birth Basics
  • Applications of hypnosis
  • Attitudes about hypnosis
  • Basics of brainwave activity
  • Laws of the mind
  • Rationale for hypnosis in birthing
  • Understanding clients' learning styles
  • Direct and permissive hypnosis approaches
  • Dangers of unqualified therapy
  • Steps to achieve hypnosis
  • Mind/Body associations and applications
  • Judging trance depth
  • Guidelines for achieving change
  • Eye fixation/closure
  • Elman • Ericksonian • Shanti leads
  • Eyelift conversion lead
  • Deepening techniques
  • Posthypnotic suggestions
  • Awakening and alerting
  • The Beautiful Female Birthing Body
  • Anatomy of The Female Reproductive System
  • Internal & External Structures
  • Conception and Early fetal development
  • Characteristics of the Uterus:
    Fundus, Body, Cervix
  • The Baby's Support System:
    Amniotic Sac, Placenta, Umbilical Cord
  • Three Trimesters of Pregnancy
  • Physical Changes during Pregnancy
  • Foetal Positioning during Pregnancy
  • Turning Breech Presented Babies
  • Labour Signals:
    Normal, Unanticipated
  • Characteristics of Managed Labour
  • Characteristics of HypnoBirthing® Labour
  • Onset of Labour:
    Spontaneous, Induction techniques
  • Foetal Positioning during Birth
  • Labour Stages As Defined in Typical Birthing
  • Labour Phases as Defined in HypnoBirthing®
  • Mother Directed Birthing

The second part covers the HypnoBirthing® Practitioner Certification Programme. There are written reviews of all segments of the course.

Practitioner Certification
  • Philosophy and Beginnings of HypnoBirthing®
  • How the uterus works in birthing
  • What's wrong with labour
  • How fear affects labour
  • The origin of fear and pain in labour
  • Prenatal bonding and fetology
  • Preparing the mind for birth
  • Hypnosis deepening and visualization
  • Releasing fear
  • Preparing the body for birthing
  • Building a partnership with care providers
  • Turning breech-presented babies
  • Looking at the "due date"
  • Avoiding artificial induction
  • Preparing the birth plan
  • How the body prepares for birth
  • Preparing medical care providers
  • The onset of labour
  • Perinatal bonding
  • Breathing through labour
  • Breathing with birth
  • Bonding with the baby

You will receive the current Institute approved material at the beginning of your course, including CD's, DVD's, manuals, scripts, latest available copy of the HypnoBirthing® Teacher's training book. Once you have submitted your review papers, you will be eligible for support, email newsletters, practitioners online support and help and, on gaining your certification, it will be a requirement to update your training on an annual basis.

Register your interest in future courses or Register Now for the course dates below.

Another Successful Hypnobirthing Course..... Another Successful Hypnobirthing Course.....

“Stephanie has been fantastic, it has been a joy to meet her and learn from her experience and go through this program with her.” - Rebecca Fraser (Doula & photographer, Australia)
“Stephanie is an excellent, approachable teacher. I have really loved attending this course.” - Esther Humphries (Midwife)
“Thank you Stephanie for your commitment, enthusiasm & organisation! It has been a wonderful 4 days!” – Claire Bettesworth.
“Thanks Stephanie. Your teaching manner is perfect for teaching HypnoBirthing – friendly & knowledgeable.” – Caterina Findsen (Life Coach/Hypnotherapist).

When is the next course?:-

Course dates : TBA

Introduction to Hypnosis for Birthing - Instructor : Stephanie Rowe
Birth Basics - Instructor TBA
NB. May only be available as a home study option depending upon numbers.
Day 1 & Morning of Day 2

HypnoBirthing Practitioner Certification - Instructor : Stephanie Rowe
Afternoon of Day 2 and Days 3 & 4

Where is the next course?


Course Fees:-

A) Introduction to Hypnosis for Child Birth + HypnoBirthing® Practitioner Certification
Birth Basics + HypnoBirthing® Practitioner Certification
Investment - TBA

B) HypnoBirthing® Practitioner Certification only:-
Investment - TBA

C) Birth Basics (home study programme) :- TBA.

D) B-Backs for HypnoBirthing® Practitioner Certification :- A nominal charge of TBA applies.

For further information contact Stephanie on (03) 3848506 or 021 313 161, or register for this course. Please indicate after your name which course location you wish to attend.

Places are strictly limited.
A $150 deposit will secure your place.

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HypnoBirthing® Training Registration Form

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