Hypnobirthing Kent - Teachers' Directory
My name is Lisa Snow and I am a qualified midwife, antenatal teacher and hypnobirthing practitioner. I am also a mother of two grown-up children and a nature-lover.
I teach classes in West Kent, including Maidstone, Tonbridge, Sevenoaks, Tunbridge Wells and surrounding areas.
I recently qualified as a midwife and feel priviledged to have completed the KG Hypnobirthing training in order to share valuable knowledge and techniques with parents-to-be. In my work, I have seen first-hand how parents who choose to hypnobirth are well-prepared, informed and are able to birth in a calm, tranquil atmosphere, whether at home or in hospital.
I love the outdoors and natural surroundings, so much so that my family refer to me as ‘mother earth'. My calm nature helps make those around me feel at ease, even in times of uncertainty.
I have a genuine passion for supporting women and giving them tools to support their transition to becoming a newly-born mother. My dedication to helping women have an empowering, positive experience of birth and motherhood comes through in all my ZenBirth classes. I look forward to meeting you on the course.
I am a hypnotherapist, cognitive behavioural therapist and life coach. My passion is to make life easier and more fun, reduce anxiety and stress and help women live the life they want. Hypnobirthing fits into this perfectly. Using the KGH method I am able to empower pregnant women to make informed choices with confidence and to help them become as relaxed and contented as they can during their pregnancy and labour through teaching general ante-natal information along with great hypnotherapy techniques.
I am Gina Potts, founder of ZenBirth, a leading provider of KG Hypnobirthing in Kent and the South East. I am a hypnobirthing mother of two beautiful hypnobabies, and I have been teaching hypnobirthing since April 2011.
I first found out about hypnobirthing from a friend late in my first pregnancy. I read the book, and I knew immediately that hypnobirthing was for me. I passed the book along to my husband and he was also enthusiastic about the hypnobirthing approach. We took semi-private classes and when on to have a beautiful 'zen' birth experience with our son. You can read all about it on my website (www.zenbirth.co.uk).
I am passionate about hypnobirthing and supporting couples to have positive birth experiences. I hold a Diploma in KG Hypnobirthing (accredited by the Royal College of Midwives) and a Certificate in HypnoBirthing (Mongan Method). Additionally, I am an NCT-trained Breastfeeding Peer Supporter. And I regularly undertake on-going study and continuing professional development. I was a member of the KG Hypnobirthing Steering Group, an active member of the Hypnobirthing Association (UK), and have also been member of the HypnoBirthing Institute (USA).
Please feel free to contact me for a chat.
I am a Kent-based KGHypnobirthing advocate having used it in my own pregnancy. I live in Medway where I have taught primary education for ten years. I have loved providing support to learners and their families during my career and am excited to now support expectant parents so that they may feel informed and empowered in their pregnancies.
I am Katy. Mum to Maggie, my spirited and sassy daughter born in June 2016 and Jasper, my firecracker son born just 18 months later on New Year’s Eve 2017. My husband Chris and our fur baby, Little Bear complete our family. We live in Tunbridge Wells.
Thank you for visiting my profile. My name is Elizabeth and it fills me with pride and pleasure to be able to teach expectant mothers and their birth partners hypnobirthing. I am also a baby massage and baby yoga instructor and offer ongoing services to parents after their baby has been born. Please feel free to contact me to have a chat about your needs.
I am a nurse and midwife with over 7years experience, so I have experienced first-hand the amazing benefits of hypnobirthing. My active registration can be confirmed on the Nursing and Midwifery Council Register.
I also have two children of my own, and often wish I had discovered hypnobirthing earlier so I could have tried it myself.
Having worked in a busy London hospital for several years, and then a busy local hospital, I decided to have a change of pace and pursue a great passion of mine, antenatal education.
When I heard about the KGHypnobirthing teacher training course, I felt it was a brilliant way to combine antenatal education with hypnobirthing, something I’d always be fascinated by. Through completing this Royal College of Midwives accredited course, I now hold a Diploma in Hypnobirthing and I am a member of the Association of Hypnobirthing. The KGH course exceeded my expectations and I am very excited to share this knowledge and help to empower you in your pregnancy and birth.
I am a Mind-Body specialist that has dedicated the last 20 years to passionately support women and men during the family building process. I am currently part of a team teaching KGHypnobirthing in an UK hospital.
My background includes a solid experience as childbirth educator and birth and post-birth doula. In addition I am a UNICEF certified breastfeeding counsellor and I pregnancy massage specialist.
As I currently work and teach KGHypnobirthing in a hospital setting, I have the privilege to continuously witness the power of this mind-body technique to help women and their partners discover the perfection of the birthing process, address their concerns about it and achieve a positive birth experience.
My training in psychotherapy (Gestalt and Body Oriented therapies) provides me with the skills needed to support women who feel especially anxious about birth or who have had a previous traumatic experience.
I bring to my Hypnobirthing classes my knowledge of the powerful mind-body connection as well as my counselling skills to offer women and their partners emotional and practical support that responds to their personal needs and circumstances during pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period.
Our qualified and accredited hypnobirthing teachers in Kent are in our local directory. Their details include email and website addresses so you can contact them directly, as well as information on any upcoming courses and a short biography. We hope this gives you the peace of mind you are looking for in your chosen teacher.
Why Choose a Hypnobirth?
Hypnobirthing and the use of hypnosis is becoming increasingly recognised as an effective method for giving birth as it helps the mother have a far more rewarding, relaxed and natural birthing experience than she may ever have thought possible. Not only that, but the baby is far more relaxed too as she has not felt any of her mother's stress or anxiety through the birthing.
We have members across the United Kingdom and beyond, with a number based throughout Kent, including practitioners in Ashford, Canterbury, Chatham, Cranbrook, Herne bay, Kings Hill, Medway, Maidstone, Rochester, Sevenoaks, Sittingbourne, Tenterden and Tunbridge Wells. So we hope you will be to find a course reasonably local to where you live. Alternatively, many members can also provide individual classes, if that is your preference.
Our teachers are trained in KG Hypnobirthing and are experienced in teaching expectant mothers how to use these methods as they progress through childbirth. Each has been individually assessed to ensure they meet our high standards of practice, before they receive their accreditation from us.
Our Core Principles
All our teachers espouse our ethics and principles which include promoting good practice in the teaching hypnobirthing. They are also committed to improving awareness of the beneficial effects of natural birthing techniques in order to increase their popularity.
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