Calmbirth Blog

Articles and stories from Calmbirth’s educators

Why Birth Support Matters

Why Birth Support Matters

Birth Preparation
When you ask a mother about the most memorable moments in her life, a time when she was full of joy, fear, excitement, love and pain, her answer will most…
Psychological wellbeing for pregnancy and beyond

Psychological wellbeing for pregnancy and beyond

Birth Preparation
As a psychologist in Bowral NSW working in perinatal psychology (supporting mothers from the time of conception, through pregnancy and into early childhood) I appreciate very much that the local…
Felix, my bundle of joy

Felix, my bundle of joy

Birth Stories
So as my due date arrived, I was still showing no signs of my little man arriving. We arranged with the obstetrician to get induced 6 days later had he…
Calmbirth helps couples preparing for birth

Calmbirth helps couples preparing for birth

News
For many women, the thought of giving birth can be daunting.
Quinn’s Birth Makes Three Calmbirths!

Quinn’s Birth Makes Three Calmbirths!

Birth Stories
We welcomed our 3rd beautiful girl Ruby on Wed 5th Oct. in rather surprising fashion. Had to share with you as we’ve now done 3 Calmbirth courses – all so…
Peter Jackson – Calming the mind and body

Peter Jackson – Calming the mind and body

Birth Preparation
We all know Peter Jackson as the Midwife and Founder of the Calmbirth childbirth education program in Australia.
A father’s birth story of Archer his little champion baby boy

A father’s birth story of Archer his little champion baby boy

Birth Stories
I awoke on the morning of October 15 with the vague, yet very real, sense that I would not be going back to sleep. It was about 6.50 (a time…
Waiheke Island Calm – a special place to birth

Waiheke Island Calm – a special place to birth

Birth Stories
My first birth was an arduous labour with a decent amount of intervention. I wanted more skills and options up my sleeve to help me.
The Transition to Fatherhood: How to Prepare and Be Ready

The Transition to Fatherhood: How to Prepare and Be Ready

For Dads & Partners
Preparing for parenthood, fatherhood and family life is A MUCH BIGGER TRANSITION than it may first seem.

 

 

 

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