Birth Affirmations for Expecting Dads and Partners

July 1, 2015

Dads and partners, remember that birth is a Love Story, and you already know exactly how to love her. You’re better at it than anyone else in the world, and so together you write your unique story. Within you there is innate, biological birthing intuition, every bit as powerful as the birthing mother’s. You just have to learn to […]

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Sarah’s unmedicated hospital birth: She joyfully breathes her baby out!

June 17, 2015

An incredibly joyful Curtis Method hypnobirth for this beautiful couple! Her mood is positive and upbeat throughout, and it’s so inspiring to see a couple having FUN in labor! Mom and dad were fully educated about their birthing options and made the choices that were perfect for them. The doctor here is wonderfully calm and supportive of […]

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Intuitive Birth Worker Affirmations

May 31, 2015

Positive Affirmations for Doulas, Midwives, Childbirth Educators, Labor and Delivery Nurses, Lactation Consultants, and all birth workers who have dedicated their lives to supporting and holding space for expecting, birthing and postnatal women:   Click here for a free printable version of this post: Intuitive Birth Worker Affirmations I have all the energy I need to […]

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Positive Affirmations for a Healthy Body Image

May 24, 2015

I asked a group of more than 1,800 women to help me make a list of Positive Affirmations for a healthy body image. This is what we created:   Click here for a printable version of this post: Positive Affirmations for a Healthy Body Image My mind is clear and open. My face radiates beautiful kindness. My head […]

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Christy’s First Birth: Arrives at hospital at 9 cm and births baby in a standing position!

April 8, 2015
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This Curtis Method Mama’s labor progressed quickly and she arrived at the hospital ready to push! She listened to her body, and remained in a standing position to birth her baby, while her wonderful Certified Nurse Midwife, Doula and Partner all worked together seamlessly to support her. I love that Christy and her birth team […]

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Holly’s First Birth: A fast unassisted birth in the hospital!

April 2, 2015

Holly and Josh took Curtis Method hypnobirthing classes to prepare for their first birth. Her labor progressed so quickly at the hospital that their little boy slipped out onto the bed before the doctor or nurses were even in the room. It’s amazing what women can do when they birth beyond fear. What a story!  This […]

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The 2015 Positive Birth Community Awards

March 20, 2015
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These awards honor care providers, doulas, birth workers, mothers and other heroes of our birth community who have gone above and beyond to make the world a better place for mothers, babies, and families. Below is a list of all who were nominated; those with the most nominations in each category were presented with the award at our monthly meeting on […]

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Birthing Beyond Fear: The Birth of Rowan Oliver Curtis

March 1, 2015

Rowan’s birth was the first true “Curtis Method” birth. 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 rested and relaxed deeply when I needed to rest. I used my voice to block out […]

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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

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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