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Hypnobabies vs HypnoBirthing

hypnobabies vs hypnobirthing

What’s the difference? This question is one that consumers and experts alike are asking frequently. Founded by Marie Mongan, the HypnoBirthing Institute and the gold seal indicating “the original and still the best” would indicate the program is the only way to learn hypnosis for birth. Fast forward to 2021 and this is certainly not…

How to find your doula match

finding your doula match

So you’ve decided to hire a doula! How do you find your doula match? We’ve got a simple formula. You might have been looking for suggested questions to ask your doula or how to know if you’ve found a good doula match. For instance, if you have taken a particular approach to preparing for birth…

Avoiding toxic positivity in hypnobirthing

avoiding toxic positivity hypnobirthing

Preparing for birth with realism & optimism We’re big fans of hypnosis for birth! It’s one of the very few reliable forms of learning real skills for decreasing discomfort in childbirth. However there’s one big problem within the field of hypnobirthing: toxic positivity. The idea that if you just think enough about the birth you…

Setting yourself apart as a hypnobirthing instructor

setting yourself apart as a hypnobirthing instructor

There are so many hypnobirthing programs out there! This makes it very difficult for pregnant consumers to know what they are signing up for. We created HelloBirth because we’re passionate about building a collaborative space where our instructors can share ideas and learn from each other. We all want the same things: to be successful…

Preview of HelloBirth class materials

hypnobirthing book

Below you can download samples of the 2 written components of HelloBirth for students: 1) the digital class guide each student will receive to guide them through the class experience. 2) the printed book which guides both classroom learning and home practice, and most importantly, provides a reference manual for their birthing day! There is…

Is hypnobirthing scientifically proven?

hypnobabies vs hypnobirthing

We’re glad you asked! This question is really just another way of asking if hypnobirthing works, am I right? If you’ve asked whether hypnobirthing is scientifically proven, that probably means you’re an analytical person and evidence is very important to you. Many people who find success with hypnobirthing are this way. Although hypnotherapy is as…

Can you have a hypnobirth if you want an epidural?

hypnobirthing and epidurals

Hey, you beautiful pregnant person! (Yes, you!) As the person giving birth, it’s always you who ultimately calls the shots. You can have anything you want for your birth! Landing here on HelloBirth means you’ve come to the right place to find out if you can have a hypnobirth if you’ve also requested an epidural.…