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HYPNOBIRTHING CLASSES

Women already possess an innate ability for calm and gentle birthing; HypnoBirthing® simply teaches you how to unlock it! You will learn to call upon your body’s own natural relaxant, and thus lessen pain, discomfort, and the need for medication. When you are properly prepared for childbirth, and mind and body are in harmony, nature is free to function in the same well-designed manner that it does with all other creatures.

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VIRTUAL DOULA

Perhaps the idea of birth doula support appeals to you, but you don’t necessarily want an extra person in the room, the pricing is out of reach, or there aren’t any in your area. As a virtual doula I provide the same emotional and informational support to families anywhere in the United States through virtual meetings and on call phone support during labor.

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MATERNAL SUPPORT

I offer many support services for expectant families such as: birth plan consultations, out of hospital insurance reimbursement guidance, mother blessing ceremony planning, labor comfort measure workshops, and high quality local resource referrals. As an expert in maternal support, I can help with a wide variety of unique circumstances and needs.

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Reclaim Your Power

“Giving birth should be your greatest achievement, not your greatest fear.” – Jane Weideman

 

Most of us have been misled about physiologic birth our entire lives. Evidence has supported the fact that severe pain is not an inherent part of childbirth for hundreds, even thousands of years, and yet society and medical professionals continue to perpetuate this myth. With proper education and preparation, we can unlearn these myths and return to a birth experience that more closely mirrors the one nature intended. Does a calm, gentle birth always mean an unmedicated vaginal delivery? Of course not. HypnoBirthing classes and doula support can make a significant difference in the outcome and satisfaction level for your birth even if you need an induction, medication, cesarean, or another medically necessary intervention. Being prepared, empowered, and supported simply means you remain calm regardless of what transpires, which is always better for baby!

Meet Nicolle Kasch

When I became pregnant with my first child, I knew I was finally fulfilling my destiny to become a mother. What I didn’t anticipate was the passion for gentle birthing that followed!

 

Like most women, I was very concerned about how difficult and painful birth would be and had no sense of how I’d get through it. The hospital based childbirth classes instilled so much more fear in me that I became determined to educate myself further on normal birth – I found Marie Mongan’s HypnoBirthing book, practiced diligently, hired a doula, and had an incredibly calm and empowering unmedicated hospital birth! During the months that followed this blessed event, I was consumed with our birth story and wanted to share my experience with as many women as I could. Becoming a HypnoBirthing® practitioner was born from this passion, and there is nothing I love more than helping Orange County couples achieve their goal of a calm, gentle birth.

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We welcome and support all types of families!