Hypnobirthing

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Looking for tools for a safe, comfortable birthing for you & your baby? Learn how to BIRTH WITH CONFIDENCE, release fears, understand your choices, and to feel in control no matter what your maternity journey is.

The Wise Hippo Birthing Programme

The Wise Hippo is a new approach to birthing. We believe a ‘positive birth’ experience is a state of mind, it’s not defined by what happens during labour and birth but by how a woman feels about her baby’s birth. Because of this belief we are able to teach skills and knowledge that empower women to trust their instincts and ensure that their baby has the right birth on the day.

Childbirth can be an empowering and positive event in your life – one that you will want to remember. With the help of hypnotherapy for birth, The Wise Hippo Birth Preparation Programme will teach you techniques that will enable you to birth your baby in a more comfortable, calm and relaxing environment, and one where you are in control and you need less intervention from others.

You will learn:

  • Fear release methods to allow you to be relaxed and confident for the birth
  • Self-hypnosis inducing deep relaxation
  • Massage techniques – stimulating endorphins, your body’s natural anaesthetic
  • Visualisation exercises to keep you grounded, serene and positive
  • Different breathing techniques for labour and and birth
  • How your mind and body work together efficiently and comfortably

The Wise Hippo Birth Preparation Programme not only prepares you and your birth partner for childbirth in a comprehensive way but also enables your baby to have a gentle birth which has been proven to result in a calmer baby. The classes will encourage you to develop life skills that can help you prepare for and enjoy both a positive birthing experience and the many rewarding years of parenthood that lie beyond.

Diana (Matrix Alchimia) has been working with parents and children for over 20 years and is a mum to a 3 year old. Having learnt hypnobirthing during pregnancy, she has used the techniques and knows how valuable being relaxed and confident during the birth is.

Come along to a Relax, Breathe & Birth 1.5hr workshop as the first step towards a comprehensive birth preparation programme. This workshop is great as a stand-alone workshop, as a refresher, or as an introduction to the full 4wk Birth Preparation Programme.

Go to our What’s On section for more details of upcoming events >>

Discover the importance of relaxation during birth no matter what turn the birthing takes. Learn essential tools and techniques to help you build up both your ability to relax during pregnancy, birth and beyond. A great workshop either as a refresher or an introduction to the full hypnobirthing Birth Preparation Programme.

The 1.5hr workshop costs £25 per couple. If you decide to enrol in the full 4wk course, the cost of this workshop will be deducted from the cost of the course.

  • Learn tools to help you feel relaxed and confident for the birth
  • Understand how your emotions affect the physiology of birth
  • Learn how to connect with and trust in your natural birthing instincts

Go to our What’s On section for more details of upcoming events >>

Alternatively, you can contact Diana of Matrix Alchimia directly >>

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Group classes are available. Check out upcoming dates here >>

Private 1-2-1 classes may also be available on request. Please contact Diana directly for more information >>

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