When birth doesn’t go to plan

Becky’s birth story When I thought about giving birth it absolutely petrified me, to the extent that I was asking around to see if I could choose to have a c-section. When I went to the hospital for the first time to talk about my pregnancy I burst into tears saying I was so worried about giving birth, the pain …

Isabelle’s Lovely water birth

  “After seeing lots of information on social media around hypnobirthing and its benefits I did some research online and found Sandra’s course and free taster session. After meeting Sandra we soon decided it was something we both wanted to atleast try as first time parents to help ease the anxiety of pending labour, especially as most of our friends …

A positive induced birth by Alice & Dan

  Baby Nathaniel 4lb 15oz It was just amazing, both Dan and I were really blown away by how well the birth went! Here is our story…. Baby got flagged as being small at 34 weeks. This meant extra scans and checks on fluid levels and cord. It timed quite nicely as I got put on furlough at this point, …

A Positive Induction and C.Sect Story

  Alex and I went to Sandra’s Hypnobirthing sessions for 5 consecutive weeks on the run up to Christmas 2019. We decided Hypnobirthing would be a positive route after hearing so many wonderful stories of calm births. I was wanted this and wanted my baby to be born into a calm and happy environment, not one finned with pain and …

Calm home birth of Violet

  So after much waiting, we finally had our second baby at home in the pool on the morning of Friday 17th April – a little girl who we have named Violet. We had attended a full Hypnobirthing course with Sandra due to a traumatic first birth which led to severe anxiety and fear about giving birth again. We entered …

Rosie & Stu’s Birth Story

  Our birth story by Rosie and Stu Hypnobirthing was recommended to me by a friend, who was one of the only people to tell me a positive birth story throughout my pregnancy and so I was keen to know more. I knew nothing about hypnobirthing initially, but the more I read into it, the more it seemed like the …

Sarah’s birthing experience

July 2018 I first met Sandra in 2017 when I wanted to try hypnotherapy for flying. The relaxation techniques she taught me alongside using music and a scent worked amazingly and I went onto have the best flight I’d had in many years! I knew from this, that I would love to use hypnobirthing for my second baby. We attended …

William’s birth

  As a couple we wanted to prepare for the best birth possible for us and baby. Our birth didn’t actually match up to our hopes but it was the safest option for mum and baby. It all started when I woke up on Friday 10th August 2018, with pains in my back, that continued throughout the day. To start …

Baby Lydia’s beautiful birth

  Jessica’s pregnancy and birth I heard about East Yorkshire Hypnobirthing through a couple of colleagues at work who had both done Sandra’s course and recommended it. Having never heard of hypnobirthing I did some research online and decided it was something worth learning more about so I contacted Sandra and she invited us to a free taster session, where …

Jacob’s water hypnobirth

  Hi Sandra, Just to let you know Jacob was born on 19/02/19 happy content water baby weighing 8lbs 14.4oz. Although my labour was so bloody quick the hypnobirthing breathing techniques helped massively! I didn’t use the sounds during labour I just ended up zoning out completely, only used sounds while in slow labour and aromatherapy in the pool was …