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Hypnobirthing for Natural Childbirth
The benefits of using hypnosis to assist with pregnancy and birth have been officially recognised medically for many years. In 1955 the British Medical Association approved the use of hypnosis in many areas: including childbirth and pain management.
Hypnobirthing is Not Just for the Birth
Hypnosis is applicable for all stages of pregnancy and birth. There are many issues, like morning sickness, where hypnosis can be of value. You will be given a free copy of your pregnancy and birthing hypnosis session that you can use to reinforce the message of a comfortable and natural preparation for motherhood.
Your Partner Plays an Essential Part
Your baby’s father or the person you choose to help you through childbirth is an essential part of the process. Your birthing partner attends the hypnobirthing sessions with you -
The Benefits of Hypnobirthing
In 1990 a study at the University of Wisconsin found that when hypnosis was used in childbirth the results were:
In 2000 a study at the University of Florida found mothers using hypnosis experienced greater control over stress and anxiety and were better able to combat high blood pressure. There were less complications and healthier babies.
Your Hypnobirthing Programme
Inner Power Hypnobirthing, as developed by Paola Bagnall, can be learnt with three (the ideal), two or one “triple” session. The number of sessions depends mainly on where you are in your pregnancy:
(Hypnobirthing sessions are only carried out at the Guildford, Surrey Practice. More of a breakdown of the sessions can be found in the T&Cs)
The sooner you get started the more practiced you will be.
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