Media Articles

Leave the fear of birth back in the Middle Gges. Daily Telegraph (2016).

This article was made by Hannah Dahlen – Professor of Midwifery at Western Sydney University and spokesperson for Australian College of Midwives – in response to one entitled “Taking birth back to the Middle Ages”.
Leave the fear of birth back in the Middle Ages

 

Hypnobirthing: Hippie-trend or legitimate practice? ABC news (2016).

ABC news article looking at both evidence-based findings and feedback from mums about what hypnobirthing is and how it works.
Hippie-trend or legitimate practice?

 

Childbirth program cuts rates of epidural and caesarean, researchers say. Sydney Morning Herald (2016).

Further research from Western Sydney University highlighting the benefits of hypnobirthing approaches to childbirth.
Article on the childbirth program

 

Can ‘hypnobirthing’ really take the pain out of having a baby? Daily Mail Australia (2011).

Isn’t this the question you all want to ask…?!
Can ‘hypnobirthing’ really take the pain out of having a baby?

 

HypnoBirthing Australia™ YouTube website channel.

Visit the HypnoBirthing Australia™ YouTube channel to access videos discussing a range of topics related to birth including whats is hypnobirthing, how hypnobirthing can help you, the different course options and free downloads.
Hypnobirthing Australia YouTube channel

 

Can hypnosis REALLY beat the pain of giving birth? The NHS think so and are training more midwives in ‘hypnobirthing’ Daily Mail Australia (2016).

Hypnosis to deal with the pain of childbirth was once left to only the trendiest new mothers. But now more and more NHS hospitals have begun offering the technique to all pregnant women. Midwives across the UK are being trained in ‘hypnobirthing’ – which claims to help mothers cope with labour through concentration alone.
Can hypnosis REALLY beat the pain of giving birth?