CPD Workshops and Courses

This is a list of available CPD workshops, courses and other training offered by other organisations list in date order. The information on this list is provided by the organisations listed and you should contact them directly for further information on their trainings. We at the PHN do our best to ensure that the information provided to us and presented here is accurate but you should verify all details with the provider before you book. The PHN does not validate CPD training so appearing on this list does not imply any kind of recommendation by the PHN.

If you need further help, or you are a training organisation and would like your CPD trainings listed here, please contact our CPD Officer.

February 2020

Hypnosis for Childbirth – 3 day course

Easibirthing in conjunction with the ‘National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy nchp’

Would you like to teach effective, easy to use techniques which will help women overcome fear, feel more in control and have a more positive birth experience?

The benefits of using hypnosis in childbirth are renowned. It is a key area of our profession wherein there is a wealth of experimental evidence to proclaim the benefits.

• easibirthing® receives nhs funding in parts of the country due to the evidence-base of this tried and tested model. A Department of Health funded study in 2015 found a significant reduction in fear and anxiety for women and couples using hypnosis for birth.


History of birthing
Basic anatomy & physiology during pregnancy & labour
Tokophobia and fear of giving birth
Effect of fear and anxiety on the birthing body
Experimental evidence of benefits for hypnobirthing
Client’s history & Involvement of Partners
Preparing for Birth
Physiology of stages 1, 2 & 3 of labour
Managing and Controlling discomfort
Achieving the Ideal Mental State (CCC)
Understanding effect of negative language
Birth Partner’s involvement
Prenatal, perinatal and postnatal bonding with your baby
Breastfeeding & Post-natal recovery
Medical Interventions and assisted births
Working with medical professionals
Life skills for parenthood
Building your Practice

21st , 22nd & 23rd February 2020
Novotel London Heathrow M4/J4, Cherry Lane, West Drayton, WEST LONDON, UB7 9HJ
££420 (£380 early bird discount rate if booked at least 8 weeks prior to the course or PHN member). Payment may be spread over a period of up to four months by arrangement.
07754 303987
PHN CPDYES - Counts towards to PHN members' total annual CPD requirement