Complete a “Hypnobirthing + Extras” Course with Birth Preparation Specialist, Natalie Meade.

Many people may not realise that our courses covers a whole load of material and skills that are great for relationships, communication and parenting!
Plus we throw in specific and essential parenting tips too 🙂
By the time we also pass on resources, recommendations and further support connections and you are well supported for your becoming a parent journey.

The course also includes:

> Increased confidence in your body, your mind and your ability to parent.

> Full Antenatal Education: How the uterus, hormones and body work.

> The very best components of Hypnobirthing

> Knowledge of birth positions, birth techniques and tools.

> Improved relationships, intimacy and communication.

PLUS:

> Self calming and baby calming skills
> Confidence to make the big decisions
> Mindfulness and Hypnosis
> ‘Belly dance for birth’ basics.
> Excellent take home materials

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Complete a “One Precious Day” Course with Birth preparation specialist, Natalie Meade.

Many people may not realise that our courses covers a whole load of material and skills that are great for relationships, communication and parenting!
Plus we throw in specific and essential parenting tips too 🙂
By the time we also pass on resources, recommendations and further support connections and you are well supported for your becoming a parent journey. 

This amazing course draws on Natalies’ expertise from various fields, including:

> Relationship Counselling
> Hypnobirthing
> Childbirth Education
> Psychology, and
> Biological Science

Enquire to book now

Breastfeeding Education

The ideal way to establish breastfeeding is to begin the journey with a positive birth experience.

Enrol in our Birth Courses as your number one breastfeeding priority.

We will also refer you to the most effective breastfeeding courses available in your local area, as well as excellent resources and on going supports.

Enquire to book now
Call and ask your questions today!

Reviews From Parents

Parents get so much from our unique Birth Education, here are a few snippets of some client feedback!

“Natalies’ Birth Education course enabled me to have an empowering birth experience.”

Amy and Rob, Newcastle

“A natural water birth, no stitches! Thank you”

Anita, NSW

“Natalie taught my husband and I amazing life skills”

Ben and Gem, Central Coast

Natalie covered a lot of important and useful things that the hospital antenatal class didn’t.

Carol, Wife of Surgeon, NSW

I experienced a very positive, calmbirth experience”

Nelly, Sydney

“In my birth I chose some minor interventions and I felt in control and happy about my choices!”

Elisa, Sydney

I would recommend The Hunter Birth Education Centre to any prospective parents”

Benjamin Alvarez, NSW

“When I reflect on labour I get excited because it was such a powerful experience!”

Gemma, Central Coast

“Natalies’ course gave me birthing confidence and confidence as a mother.”

Emma, Nelsons Bay

Growing the positive future of birth and family wellbeing

Ask questions about your journey today! 

Contact Us!

Meet Natalie Meade, experienced birth counsellor, educator & doula.

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What we offer is very unique and special! You can read all about the many advantages of Private Birth Education HERE.

Ring Natalie (0406 934 645) to discuss and book your course, courses are usually run on Saturday or Sunday.

NOTE: When you do complete your birth and parenting education with us, we do recommend that you book yourself the birth suite tour with your local hospital (it is free of charge). Here is a link showing the schedule of dates available at the John Hunter Hospital . This allows you to familiarise yourself with your birthing space, which is also happening each time you attend any of your antenatal appointments.

(Please note: If you arrived at this page looking for standard hospital birth/parenting courses – We are NOT affiliated with any hospital. You can ring a local hospital to book their courses – the contact numbers are listed below for your convenience).

If you do choose to go the standard route – the phone numbers of the local hospitals are listed below:

John Hunter Hospital Parenting Education Classes Bookings: (02) 4016 4595
Maitland Antenatal Classes Bookings: (02) 4939 2092
Newcastle Private Hospital, Phone: (02) 4941 9266.

Free Birth Suite Tour at JHH: to reserve your spot here are the contact details:

Maternity Service tours are held fortnightly on either a Saturday afternoon or Wednesday evening at John Hunter Hospital.

Phone JHH at: 4016 4595
Their hours are: Monday to Friday 9am – 4pm
Or email their office: HNELHD-JHHParentingEducation@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

BIRTH TOOL: The flowchart below can assist a newly pregnant woman as she guides and shapes her birth.

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Birth Chances Flowchart