Creating Better Birthing

Build a career as a HypnoBirthing® Childbirth Educator and enjoy the rewards that come from preparing parents for joyful, empowering birth. A 4 day complete childbirth educator certifcation designed for: nurses, physicians, midwives, doulas, chiropractors, hypnotherapists and anyone else with a strong interest in creating better birthing.

Course Information

HypnobirthingPractitionerCertificationYou can achieve your Certifcation as a HypnoBirthing® Childbirth Educator by attending a four-day workshop. You will receive:

  • Syllabus – well organized, easy to use, step by step guide to teaching for each segment you attend.
  • dropbox link of forms and handouts, and other accessories.
  • HypnoBirthing®–The Mongan Method text book with a CD of Relaxation, pre-birth parenting, and Birth Rehearsal Imagery
  • The Rainbow Relaxation MP3, the cornerstone of our program’s relaxation component.
  • HypnoBirthing Videos- You will be fascinated as you view these births and witness the beauty of mothers who are free of the Fear-Tension-Pain Syndrome and free of unnecessary interruption as they bring their babies into the world calmly, gently and in joy.

Certifcation also includes a listing on our on-line referral system, access to our Resource files, a copy of our quarterly newsletter, regular updates, and membership to our Facebook page.

Attendance at a HypnoBirthing® Childbirth Educator Training does not automatically equate to Certification. Each candidate must submit a successfully completed set of Course Reviews following the workshop. Requests for refund will be granted up until two weeks prior to the date of the workshop. No refunds will be granted following that date.

When a refund is appropriate, an administrative fee of $75.00, in addition to the cost of any materials received by the enrollee, will be deducted from the refund.

In cases where a student withdraws and is entitle to a refund, he/she may choose to apply the tuition to a later class with the same instructor with no penalty.

Course Content

Segment 1: Prerequisite Courses

Introduction to Birth Basics—for all persons who do not have a professional background in birthing

  • Anatomy of The Female Reproductive System -Labor Signals
  • Conception and Early Fetal Development -Characteristics of Managed Labor
  • Characteristics of the Uterus -Characteristics of HypnoBirthing Labor
  • The Baby’s Support System -Labor Stages as Defned in Typical Birthing
  • Physical Changes during Pregnancy -Labor Phases as Defned in HypnoBirthing
  • Fetal Positioning during Pregnancy -Mother Directed Birthing
  • Turning Breech Presented Babies

Segment 2:Introduction to Hypnosis for Birthing

  • Understanding Hypnosis -Mind/Body Association and Application
  • Applications of Hypnosis -Judging Trance Depth
  • Attitudes about Hypnosis -Guidelines for Achieving Change
  • Basics of Brainwave Activity -Elman—Ericksonian—Shanti Leads
  • Laws of the Mind -Eye-lift Conversion Lead
  • Rationale for Hypnosis in Birthing -Deepening Techniques
  • Understanding Client’s Learning Styles -Posthypnotic Suggestions
  • Steps to Achieving Hypnosis -Alerting Techniques
  • Dangers of Unqualifed Therapy -Practice Exercises

Segment 3: HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator

  • HypnoBirthing Philosophy and Beginning -Looking at the “Due Date”
  • How the Uterus Works in Birthing -Avoiding Artifcial Induction
  • What’s Wrong with Labor -Preparing the Birth Preferences Sheets
  • How Fear Affects Labor -How the Body and Baby Work Together
  • Origin of Fear and Pain in Labor -The Onset of Labor
  • Pre-Birth Parenting and Fetology -Breathing Through Labor
  • Selecting the Care Provider -The Hallmarks of Labor
  • Preparing The Mind and Body for Birth -Perinatal Bonding
  • Relaxation Techniques -Bonding with Baby
  • Releasing Fear and Limiting Thoughts -Labor Management Styles
  • Building a Partnership with Care Providers

Course Cost

Tuition for the 4 day training in the US is $1695.00.  Course fees vary in other countries.

Please note:

*Introduction to Birth Basics: this is a pre-requisite for those attendees with no birthing background.  This is either a live course or a Home Study Course.  There is an additional charge of $150 for the study package.

Upcoming Practitioner Training Events

Feb 2021

HypnoBirthing Practitioner Training - ONLINE Bonnac, France- February 22, 2021 - February 28, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Colorado USA- February 22, 2021 - May 4, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE (in Chinese)- February 26, 2021 - March 14, 2021

Mar 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training -ONLINE Texas- March 3, 2021 - March 6, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Budapest, Hungary (English with Hungarian Translation)- March 4, 2021 - March 7, 2021
HypnoBirthing Practitioner Training - Delray Beach, Florida, USA- March 4, 2021
HBCE TRAINING COURSE - U.K. - ONLINE- March 6, 2021 - March 9, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE, Australia- March 22, 2021 - March 25, 2021
HypnoBirthing Practitioner Training - ONLINE, New Zealand- March 25, 2021 - March 28, 2021
Professional Doula Training - ONLINE- March 25, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training -ONLINE Texas- March 31, 2021 - April 3, 2021

Apr 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Canada- April 12, 2021 - April 24, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE IN HEBREW- April 21, 2021 - May 12, 2021
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (English)- April 27, 2021 - May 6, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Colorado USA- April 28, 2021 - May 1, 2021

May 2021

HBCE TRAINING COURSE - U.K. - ONLINE- May 1, 2021 - May 9, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Brisbane, Australia- May 10, 2021 - May 13, 2021
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Florida- May 12, 2021 - May 15, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Canada- May 25, 2021 - May 28, 2021

Jun 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Sydney, Australia- June 7, 2021 - June 10, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Colorado USA- June 7, 2021 - July 10, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Oregon- June 14, 2021 - June 24, 2021
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (Chinese)- June 15, 2021 - June 24, 2021

Jul 2021

HBCE TRAINING COURSE - U.K. - ONLINE- July 3, 2021 - July 11, 2021
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE- July 14, 2021 - July 17, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Perth, Australia- July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Colorado USA- July 26, 2021 - July 29, 2021

Aug 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Melbourne, Australia- August 16, 2021 - August 19, 2021
HypnoBirthing Practitioner Training - ONLINE Delray Beach, Florida, USA- August 19, 2021 - August 22, 2021

Sep 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Adelaide, Australia- September 13, 2021 - September 16, 2021
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (English)- September 14, 2021 - September 23, 2021

Oct 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Canada in SPANISH- October 5, 2021 - October 8, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Australia- October 18, 2021 - October 21, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Oregon- October 25, 2021 - November 4, 2021

Nov 2021

Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (English)- November 2, 2021 - November 12, 2021
HypnoBirthing Practitioner Training - ONLINE Delray Beach, Florida, USA- November 4, 2021 - November 7, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Gold Coast, Australia- November 15, 2021 - November 18, 2021