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

Oct 2020

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training -ONLINE- October 14, 2020 - October 22, 2020
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (Chinese)- October 17, 2020 - October 25, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Canada- October 25, 2020 - November 4, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Belfast, Northern Ireland- October 28, 2020 - October 31, 2020

Nov 2020

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Slovakia- November 7, 2020 - November 15, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Gold Coast, Australia- November 9, 2020 - November 12, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - near Washington DV ONLINE- November 9, 2020 - November 20, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Colorado USA- November 9, 2020 - November 19, 2020
Professional Doula Training - ONLINE- November 9, 2020 - November 19, 2020
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (English)- November 10, 2020 - November 20, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Austin, Texas, USA- November 11, 2020 - November 14, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE - UK- November 26, 2020 - November 29, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE Slovakia- November 28, 2020 - December 6, 2020

Dec 2020

Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (Chinese)- December 3, 2020 - December 6, 2020
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia- December 14, 2020 - December 17, 2020

Jan 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training -ONLINE- January 20, 2021 - January 23, 2021
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE in Asia (English)- January 21, 2021 - November 24, 2021

Feb 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE- February 1, 2021 - February 11, 2021
Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE- February 17, 2021 - February 20, 2021

Mar 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training -ONLINE- March 3, 2021 - March 6, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - Budapest, Hungary (English with Hungarian Translation)- March 4, 2021 - March 7, 2021
HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training -ONLINE- March 31, 2021 - April 3, 2021

Apr 2021

Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE- April 14, 2021 - April 17, 2021

Jun 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE- June 14, 2021 - June 24, 2021

Jul 2021

Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE- July 14, 2021 - July 17, 2021

Oct 2021

HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator Training - ONLINE- October 25, 2021 - November 4, 2021