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60 seconds with Diana Tibble, Hypnobirthing

Who should come to you for help?

You’ll find hypnobirthing helpful if you want to feel more relaxed or enjoy a more normal birth than you’ve previously experienced, or want to prepare to welcome your first baby into the world calmly and confidently. During the hypnotherapy training you will learn exactly how your body works, how to optimise the normal process of birth and how your birth partner can totally support you. I used to work as a midwife, so I’m here to answer your questions about labour or birth and help you feel relaxed and prepared as your due date approaches.

hypnobirthing hypnotherapy pregnant pregnancy wise hippo birth labour antenatal postnatal expectant parent parenting child childbirth labour baby babies infant neonatal Emsworth Hampshire Chichester West Sussex Diana Tibble homeopathI’m feeling a bit anxious as my due date approaches, will hypnobirthing help?

If you have never had a baby before or felt unhappy about a previous birth it’s normal to feel apprehensive, or even frightened. Once you have had hypnobirthing training you will feel totally equipped to birth swiftly, confidently and calmly.  In our culture we don’t witness birth first hand before our own experience of giving birth, so we don’t know how it’s done! To understand and train to profoundly relax is the key to a smooth birth and hypnobirthing can help you achieve that.

Can birth partners benefit from attending the hypnobirthing classes?

I highly recommend they join in! I so often hear from birth partners that they felt helpless, or even in the way during their partners’ first labour. With hypnobirthing, birth partners will feel totally at ease and informed as how to support their partner instead of feeling like a spare part!

How big are the hypnobirthing groups? Will I get lost in a crowd?

I keep my groups small, just four couples per session. This not only means that that the training is tailored to you, but you will also meet other couples at the same stage of pregnancy as you are, making it a hugely supportive experience all round.

Do you offer one on one sessions as well as group classes?

Yes I do. Please do contact the clinic for details.

What hypnobirthing method do you teach?

I am trained in the Wise Hippo programme which teaches parents to trust their natural instincts, both hypnobirthing hypnotherapy pregnant pregnancy wise hippo birth labour antenatal postnatal expectant parent parenting child childbirth labour baby babies infant neonatal Emsworth Hampshire Chichester West Sussex Diana Tibble homeopathduring birth and afterwards! I’ve been teaching hypnobirthing for over 12 years now! My courses are fun but informative course and I’m confident you’ll gain a lot of valuable tools and information from your course.

How long is the course?

The sessions take place every week, for four weeks. Each class is 2 hours long. You’ll receive a fantastic manual, five MP3’s of recordings to use at home, and I also record you a personalised hypnosis audio to help support your hypnobirthing practice at home. You’ll gain a lot from the classes, in addition to having plenty of resources to use at home.

When should I start hypnobirthing classes?

The ideal stage is at approximately 32 weeks, however I have successfully taught couples just a few days before their due date, so don’t worry if you are later in your pregnancy!

How much do the courses cost?

The group class is £250.00 per couple, which includes all four of the two hour classes in addition to your manual, relaxation audios and personalised hypnosis tape. Individual classes are priced at £400.00 per couple.

Please note: To secure your place on a hypnobirthing course, a deposit of £100 is required. The full balance is to be paid at the first class.

When does the next course start and how do I book?

The courses run on a Monday evening (Times can be arranged to suit you)

The next course starts on Monday, 10th July 2017. Please call the clinic on 01243 379693 to book your place.

 

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Event: First aid course for baby & child

As part of our community initiative, we organised a British Red Cross Paediatric First Aid Course held on 5th October 2015 at the Emsworth Community Centre.
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In 2012, over 3,000 babies in the UK died before their first birthday and over 2,000 children died between the ages of 1-19. The most common cause of death was injury. Recent estimates suggest that 21% of child deaths involved ‘modifiable factors’- in other words, something could possibly hav
e been done to prevent the death.

We were trained by Maggie from the British Red Cross, and covered lots of personal learning objectives which included everything from “What do I do if my child has swallowed something dangerous?” to “How do I handle a nosebleed?!”

Other key learning topics included:

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– Choking baby and child
– Unconscious breathing baby and child
– Unconscious not breathing baby and child (CPR)
– Fever and febrile seizures
– Head injury
– Burns
– Severe allergic reactio
– Bleeding heavily
– Asthma attack
– Meningitis
– Broken bones, strains and sprains

As you can see from the photos, we learnt how to perform CPR on babies and young children, how to tie a sling, and basic first aid techniques such as putting someone into the recovery position. The hands-on learning is invaluable as it gives you the confidence to perform the techniques- would you know how to do this in an emergency?

First aid red cross CPR health emergency accident injury child children baby babies education Hampshire Emsworth osteopathy physiotherapy healthcare chiropracticWe hope to organise a series of these events, to be the first to find out about upcoming course dates please subscribe to our newsletter below.


To see more photos of what we got up to on the course, view the album here.

Acorn Health joins RCC Specialist Faculty

We’ve received some really exciting news today- Philippa has been accepted into the Royal College of Chiropractor’s specialist Pregnancy and Paediatrics Faculty!

Babies paediatric pregnancy breastfeeding birth mother father babyPhilippa is also a Licenciate to the Royal College’s specialist Pain Faculty– these faculties recognise chiropractors who have undertaken formal postgraduate studies and have specialist knowledge and expertise in their particular fields. Being accepted to these specialist faculties allows Philippa the opportunity to further her skills and learning, take an active role in latest research and develop the evidence base relevant to each field. Exciting times for us at Acorn Health!

The Role of the RCC’s Specialist Faculties

  • Recognise experience and qualifications relevant to each subject area
  • Foster open inquiry and debate among practitioners and the wider healthcare community
  • Encourage further, relevant continuing professional development and study
  • Define and uphold the competencies of Specialist Faculty members as they pertain to each subject area
  • Review, disseminate and develop the evidence-base in each subject area
  • Support specialist faculty members in developing and extending skills and knowledge in relevant subject areas
    *Source: www.rcc-uk.org

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