Hypnobabies check in - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 4 Old 02-12-2011, 10:58 AM - Thread Starter
 
upnorthmama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Ontario
Posts: 379
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

For mamas who have already delivered how was it? What was most helpful for you?


Mama to one boy 12/98, one girl 5/08 and a new addition!!!! 2/23/11 Vincent Michael joy.gif
 
upnorthmama is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 4 Old 02-12-2011, 03:24 PM
 
carriebft's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 6,219
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

ya know, hypnobabies was invaluable to me in my last labor but, this time around, I only used the "peace" cue and thats about it. I didn't do any finger drops or anything else, didn't even listen to the affirmations, which I thought I would do. I just worked through the pain on my own, pushed with my own body cues, etc.


"Parents are simply trustees; they do not own the bodies of their children"-Norm Cohen  Martial arts instructor intactlact.gifhomebirth.jpgnak.gif and mom to 4: DD1 (1/05) DS (7/06) DD2 (5/08) DD3 (2/11)
carriebft is offline  
#3 of 4 Old 02-13-2011, 08:26 PM
 
Stayathomemommy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Eastern Oregon
Posts: 968
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

i absoulutely love Hypnobirthing last time.  it was my 5th and was practically painless.  i just remember being a little upset that it took me that long to find this wonderful tool.  i am really looking forward to birthing because of my last experience yet i havent really done much with the CD's or the book and i never went back to an instructor, i wonder if my body will still know what to do??  i really only did it in the last month of my last pregnancy so i am hoping  this is something that will just happen?


Angela: Catholic Homeschooling Mom to Sierra(11/00), twins Addison & Kendall(3/03), Jack(4/06), Brielle (7/08), Levi (2/2011); due with#7 (9/13). Birthed every witch way.....hospital. C section. VbAC. Unassisted water birth (hypno/painless). Assisted waterbirth to an almost 10lber! (Not painless!)
Stayathomemommy is offline  
#4 of 4 Old 02-14-2011, 05:31 AM - Thread Starter
 
upnorthmama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Ontario
Posts: 379
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

I really *think* that it is going to help me. I am doing some extra practice sessions in these final days to make sure that it is worth it.

 

 

@carrie I think we were in the same DDC in April 08 too ;-)


Mama to one boy 12/98, one girl 5/08 and a new addition!!!! 2/23/11 Vincent Michael joy.gif
 
upnorthmama is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off