Do you want to be a hypnobirthing instructor?

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This couldn’t be a better time to think about becoming a hypnobirthing instructor. With the Royal baby reported to have been born using hypnobirthing techniques, there are more women than ever choosing hypnobirthing for their birth preparation.The Wise Hippo offers a fun, flexible and fully informed way of becoming a hypnobirthing instructor (I got carried…

Common sense approach to birth

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I want to share with you today some great words of wisdom from the wonderful Michel Odent, a French Obstetrician and leading pioneer for natural childbirth. In his 80’s he is an inspiration in himself but the way he talks about birth is captivating.  He states “we need modern science to rediscover and explain what…

Hypnobirthing Preparation mp3 sample

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Are  you pregnant and wondering if The Wise Hippo Birthing Programme is the perfect hypnobirthing education to help prepare you for your special day?  If so, you may want to sample one of our hypnobirthing preparation Mp3 – ‘Relax with Nature’. During classes we teach how fear and anxiety cause the body to work against itself…

The Perfect Birth!

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What’s that then?As hypnobirthing instructors we are often asked, aren’t we setting women up for disappointment, are we not encouraging them to be unrealistic about their birthing expectations?Here at The Wise Hippo we can very confidently answer NO to this question because during our hypnobirthing classes we explore what we believe a perfect birth is.Preparing…

Naming our ‘baby’

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We very much feel like we conceived, carried, gave birth to and are continuing to nurture our baby (aka our company).  Part of that process of course was to give our baby its name.  We love our mummy and baby hippo but you may be wondering where on earth we came up with the idea…