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The Calmbirth Conversation Podcast Episode 4: Pelvic Floor Care

The Calmbirth Conversation Podcast Episode 4: Pelvic Floor Care

Birth Preparation
Tune in to this episode of the Calmbirth Conversation Podcast with Director Calmbirth, Karen McClay, who chats with Sophie Carroll, a women’s health physio from Enlightened Physiotherapy, about the importance…
Possums For Parents With Babies – Leaders in innovative and evidence based care for mothers and their babies.

Possums For Parents With Babies – Leaders in innovative and evidence based care for mothers and their babies.

News
We are so thrilled to announce our collaboration with Possums For Parents where we will be working together to provide families with the latest evidence based information and care on issues…
The early arrival of baby August…

The early arrival of baby August…

Birth Stories
I must say I was super surprised (& excited) to receive a message a few days ago saying this Calmbirth couple had just had their baby - 4 weeks early!…
The Art of Surrender

The Art of Surrender

Birth Stories
"Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go". This famous quote by Hermann Hesse speaks volumes about the strength of surrendering to birth.
Why birth preparation is so important…..

Why birth preparation is so important…..

Birth Preparation
Having a baby is one of the most memorable days of your life..... From all the ‘grandmothers’ I have met at births - they all have a story.... the story…
A Powerful and Empowering VBAC Birth Story!

A Powerful and Empowering VBAC Birth Story!

Birth Stories
Bree, Charlie & Louis welcomed beautiful ‘Neve’ into the world in June!  Bree & Charlie did a Private class with me via Zoom, over four classes we worked through how…
It’s a girl – The birth of Nellie May Fahey

It’s a girl – The birth of Nellie May Fahey

Birth Stories
Nellie May Fahey was born at 4.45pm on June 10, 2020 weighing 4.045kg and 52cm. I am so grateful to calmbirth for providing both my husband and I the tools…
NEWS FLASH – Calmbirth starts at the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle in August

NEWS FLASH – Calmbirth starts at the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle in August

News
The John Hunter Hospital Parenting Education Service is excited to announce that we are now offering the well-known Calmbirth Antenatal education programs to expectant parents across the Newcastle and surrounding…
Maisie’s Calm & Harmonious Birth

Maisie’s Calm & Harmonious Birth

Birth Stories
Prior to attending Rosie’s Calmbirth course I was very anxious about labour and giving birth. I had somewhat convinced myself that I wouldn’t be able to cope during labour and…

 

 

 

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