Calmbirth Blog

Articles and stories from Calmbirth’s educators

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.
Partners and Birth Support

Partners and Birth Support

For Dads & Partners
The Calmbirth® program embraces and accepts the beauty and power of our diversity in life, culture, love and family. 
Getting to know Calmbirth Educator Carmel Woods

Getting to know Calmbirth Educator Carmel Woods

Educators
Carmel Woods is a midwife working within the hospital system, and who has had the privilege of witnessing many amazing birth journeys.

 

 

 

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