After instantly having a strong connection with our guest, we are excited to have Michelle Smith today. Sharing her story from witnessing her first birth to becoming a certified HypnoBirthing Practitioner and an Hypnobabies Instructor. Finding some frustration with these methods she used her own voice to bring light to guided relaxation in childbirth.
Don’t miss these Highlights:
Evolving The Birth Ease Method to allow the freedom to follow different techniques
We all know do reduce stress but listen as Michelle discusses the implications of stress from pregnancy on onwards
Grief spearheaded a shift into including bereavement doula
The true importance of families discovering their own inner wisdom
Michelle’s biggest insight in her business and life
About the Guest:
Known for the soothing sound of her voice and calming presence, Michelle Smith serves as an educator and advocate for families as they navigate our U.S. challenging medical system. With first-hand experience regarding the far-reaching impacts of pregnancy, birth, stress, trauma, and perinatal loss; Michelle has developed a specialization in these areas. Michelle is the founder of the Birth Ease Method stress reduction childbirth program and the host of The Birth Ease podcast. She possesses twenty years of experience as a clinical hypnotherapist, childbirth educator, birth and bereavement doula, and interfaith minister. Michelle is creating transformation in the lives of families one birth at a time.
Duff Gardner is an award-winning 7-figure marketer, startup founder and digital producer. Today, he leverages his 30+ years in a diverse range of businesses and his journey overcoming a series of out-of-the-blue panic attacks to help impact-driven entrepreneurs leverage the power of what he calls “startup thinking” to start, scale and serve in a big way. He is the host of the podcast Off My Duff - The Entrepreneur Podcast and Founder of the training company Offers that Sell. Duff holds an MSc. in Learning Sciences and Information Technology from Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley, is a fierce advocate of LGBT+ rights and animal rescue, and lives in beautiful Victoria BC. His mantra is: “teach what you love, live from your truth”.
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