Birthing Beyond Fear: The Birth of Rowan Oliver Curtis

March 1, 2015
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Looking back, you could say that Rowan’s birth was the first ever “Curtis Method” birth — though I didn’t know it at the time. It was during this experience that I learned what it truly meant to follow my birthing instincts and birth beyond fear. I was active when I needed to be active, I […]

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How do I choose the right birth care provider?

February 27, 2015

Five steps to hiring the right care provider for your birth: 1. Decide how and where you want to give birth. If you don’t know, start doing some serious research. You have lots of options: Natural or medicated? Hospital or home? Water or dry land? OB or midwife? Do you want to be actively involved in all […]

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Liybie’s first birth: A painless home hypnobirth

February 1, 2015
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Liybie and Ravi completed my Hypnobirthing course and came for a private Fear Release session to prepare for the birth of their first baby. They also hired on of our HypnoDoulas, the wonderful Sarah Avis. Together with their fantastic birth team, this beautiful couple birthed without fear! Meet my Christmas baby. Reddick Vivek Cerar. Born peacefully […]

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Brandy’s third birth: Painless Curtis Method Hypnobirth, baby born “en caul”

December 8, 2014
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Curtis Method mama Brandy’s baby was born inside his amniotic sac, or “en caul”, an unusual birth circumstance which is considered “lucky” in many cultures. Her birth was so gentle that the amniotic membranes remained intact as baby slowly slid out into the world. Brandy experienced a painless birth. Her description of the sensations she […]

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Andrea’s First Birth: A comfortable hypno-labor and confident surgical birth

October 31, 2014
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Curtis Method Childbirth Education Classes emphasize the importance of active birth, partner involvement, and evidence based maternity care. Every birth love-story is honored and celebrated… whether vaginal or surgical, home or hospital, medicated or natural. We firmly believe that part of “birthing without fear” is understanding ALL of your birth options and feeling prepared to […]

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Top Ten Reasons to take Curtis Method Hypnobirthing Classes

October 15, 2014

The Four Pillars of Curtis Method classes are: Active Birth Evidence Based Maternity Care Hypnotic Anesthesia, Affirmation and Fear Release Daddy (Partner) – Doula Training These four pillars create an incredibly strong base for a safe, healthy, positive birth, no matter what turn your birth journey takes. Our fundamental belief is that every birth is […]

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Placenta Love

October 5, 2014

“It makes me sad when I hear people describe the placenta as “gross”. It isn’t gross, it’s miraculous. In some cultures the placenta is called the “little mother” or the “first mother” because it cared for, nourished and fed the developing baby perfectly before birth. You wanna know what’s beautiful? That same placenta that nourished […]

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Hypnobirthing classes in Salt Lake City

August 31, 2014

Hypnobirthing Utah is excited to bring our unique approach to birth hypnosis to Salt Lake Prenatal Massage! Our Salt Lake City Hypnobirthing classes are held Saturday evenings from 6:30 – 9:30 PM at 4568 S Highland Dr. #245, Salt Lake City, UT 84117. Each class series runs for five weeks. You can find our upcoming […]

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Hypnobirthing classes now in Provo!

August 8, 2014

Hypnobirthing Utah is excited to bring our unique approach to birth hypnosis to a new class location in Provo! Our classroom at Aspen Cove is state-of-the-art with a big-screen TV, comfortable couches and beautiful views. Close to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center and Birthing Your Way in Provo! Our Provo classes will be offered Wednesday nights from […]

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Lydia’s First Birth: A “home birth in the hospital”

June 9, 2014
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I love to hear my Hypnobirthing couples share their beautiful, natural hospital birth stories! Hypnobirthing Utah mom Lydia’s birth progressed naturalIy, without unnecessary interventions. Reading through it, I felt like I could have been reading about a wonderful home birth! I actually cheered when I read what this first-time mama did when the midwife offered to rupture […]

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