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Returning birthing to a calm, beautiful and positive experience…












The HypnoBirthing program is empowering & educating families for a positive birth experience


You, your partner, and your baby deserve the very best!

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The Gold Standard of HypnoBirthing Globally

The Gold HypnoBirthing Seal is a sign of both credibility and professionalism for practitioners internationally.

This emblem is only given to those practitioners who have pushed themselves to successfully complete the extensive HypnoBirthing Certification Classes and Training.

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heart-hypnobirthingHypnoBirthing the Mongan Method is a comprehensive childbirth education program with over 27 years of proven results and many, many success stories.

Founded by Marie Mongan in 1989, HypnoBirthing teaches women and their partners to reconnect with their natural ability to birth, free from fear. With certified educators in 76 countries around the world, HypnoBirthing the Mongan Method empowers and educates birthing couples over a comprehensive five week, antenatal course.

“My dream is that every woman everywhere will know the joy of a safe, satisfying birth, for both her herself and her baby”  
Marie F. Mongan 1999


The power of simplicity

HypnoBirthing teaches the birthing mother to tap into and follow her body’s own wisdom. Mothers learn how to follow their body’s own instincts, while the birth partner learns how to support mum for an easier and calmer birth.

This award winning childbirth education programme, HypnoBirthing the Mongan Method has stood the test of time with over 27 years of experience, research and impressive results around the world.

HypnoBirthing classes are arranged for couples over five weeks, ensuring parents become educated, confident and informed, so they can meet their baby with joy, calm and in more comfort on their birthing day.

hypnobirthing-with-heartImagine if…

  • your labour was shorter
  • you might not need to use any anesthesia
  • you feel energized after the birth
  •  you are comfortable and relaxed during labour and birth
  •  you experience an ecstatic birth
  •  your baby is calmer, more relaxed and feeds well
  • you feel positive about your birthing experience!

HypnoBirthing mothers birth more comfortably

  • 77% of HypnoBirthing mothers who birthed vaginally did so without epidural anesthesia
  • 45% of HypnoBirthing mothers birthed in under eight hours.
  • 17% of HypnoBirthing mothers birthed via C-section, compared with the national average of 32%.
  • 9.5% of HypnoBirthing mothers chose to birth in the comfort of their homes (national average is less than 1%)
  • 6% of HypnoBirthing mothers chose to birth in freestanding birth centres (national average is less than 1%)
  • data provided by HypnoBirthing Institute, between 2005-2010

becoming-dad-certifiedNurturing the Becoming Dad Journey

The HypnoBirthing course is for couples. and by choosing the HypnoBirthing program you can be confident that you will be in skilled and caring hands. Many of our educators are ‘Becoming Dad Certified’, and know how to engage, educate and support dads in a father focused way. At HypnoBirthing you can be confident that Dads role will be encouraged, supported, valued and respected.

As a dad or partner, you play an important role and we look forward to working with you to help you become an awesome birth partner and dad!

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HypnoBirthing® gave me a most priceless gift – a childbirth experience that was free of fear

Nothing can describe the beauty of our birthing experience with HypnoBirthing®. I never dreamed of having two children with another method that I could have so easy a labour.

The nurses said they had never seen a woman so calm, yet so strong. They couldn’t put the HypnoBirthing® book down.

Our daughter came into this world so much easier than either of us could have hoped for. With Godspeed, keep up the good work of HypnoBirthing®.

Outstanding! Easy to learn relaxation and breathing patterns guided me through a five-hour, pain-free labour. I will treasure the experience forever!

Wonderful! Tell everyone that it is the only way…my doctor is so impressed!

As a HypnoBirthing Dad, I can't talk highly enough of the course. I learn't how to support my partner in a way that made the birth so special for both of us!

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If you are seeking classes in HypnoBirthing for labour and birth in Australia, be sure that the person you have contacted is certified and currently affiliated with the HypnoBirthing® Institute and possesses a Gold Seal. HypnoBirthing the Mongan Method is a trade name for a copyrighted childbirth education program. Ask to see his or her certificate to be sure that you are getting authentic instruction in HypnoBirthing rather than an imitation. HypnoBirthing – The Mongan Method is the original and the best here in Australia. If you have questions or doubts, please contact us for verification of the practitioner’s affiliation.

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