The Innate Journey - Part 1 & 2
The Innate Journey is just that - a process of remembering and presencing the intuitive guidance within as you walk along your path to birth and motherhood.
Join midwives and birth intuits Blyss Young and Haize Hawke in a transformational journey exploring the emotional, physical, and spiritual transitions through conscious conception and pregnancy, childbirth, and new parenthood.
The Innate Journey is just that - a process of remembering and presencing the intuitive guidance within for the journey of pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. Blyss and Haize will guide you in Yoga, Tantra, and meditation exercises to deeply experience the trust in your own inner wisdom.
With their combined experience of over 30 years in the natural birth world helping thousands of women and families, Blyss and Haize have designed an interdisciplinary class, integrating knowledge and methods from many different modalities for a remarkable synthesis of childbirth philosophies (Bradley, Hypnosis for Birth, Birthing From Within), medical research, traditional midwifery, Yoga, Tantra, meditation, mindfulness, and the practical wisdom of their own experiences as mothers, doulas, and midwives, to provide you with effective techniques, information, and support needed for this powerful and innate journey.
The Innate Journey Part 1: Pregnancy & Conscious Conception
In this one day intensive Blyss and Haize will guide you in discovering and fostering your “inner wisdom” around conscious conception and natural pregnancy. In the Innate Journey, you will receive support and resources to better prepare you to conceive and carry your baby, including lifestyle and nutrition; yoga and tantra practices to stay connected and conscious through your journey to motherhood; and understanding how to support sex and intimacy for and during pregnancy.
With this intensive workshop, you will deepen your connection to your partner and meet like minded friends in an environment that fosters safety, respect, and compassion. Together with Blyss and Haize, you will gain a deep understanding to bring mindfulness and ritual in and around your pregnancy.
This workshop is ideally for women in their first trimester of pregnancy and preparing for conscious conception, though also beneficial for the second trimester of pregnancy. Intended for couples.
The Innate Journey Part 2: Birth & Postpartum
Blyss and Haize take you through traditional childbirth education including:
the anatomy and physiology of labor and birth
signs and stages of labor
comfort measures and coping techniques
how partners can help
the role of sexuality in birth and the postpartum period
possible complications to birth
how to create an individualized birth and postpartum plan, and
how to navigate when things do not go according to plan.
4 Week Workshop Series:
The Innate Journey four week series is educational, dynamic, and experiential. Through learning the mechanics and physiological process of birth, with respect for our natural design, you will cultivate a greater sense of confidence in yourself and your body, opening up to the mystery and magic of birth. Blyss and Haize will explain the anatomy and physiology of labor and birth, the signs and stages of labor, and labor support techniques that really work. They will help you understand possible complications to birth in order to empower you in making educated decisions. You will learn how to create individualized birth and postpartum plans, and how to navigate when things do not go according to plan.
Blyss and Haize will guide you in understanding and supporting sex and intimacy during pregnancy by deepening the connection and communication between you and your partner. You will discover new opportunities to strengthen your relationship as you explore the role of sexuality in birth and the postpartum period.
The Innate Journey is a deep discovery and development of trust in your own inner wisdom around natural childbirth and parenting. Blyss and Haize hold space for honesty, inquiry, vulnerability, joy, laughter, profound insight, and greater freedom. They hold a mirror for you to reflect and release societal and cultural fears around birth, dissolve emotional blocks, and step into your power as a parent. You will also learn practices and ritual to stay connected and conscious through the remainder of pregnancy, birth, and the postpartum period.
With their incredible compassion and commitment to families, Blyss and Haize take you on a transformational journey, the Innate Journey, to trust in your own inner wisdom, feel empowered in your choices, intimately connect with your partner, and meet other like minded parents.
In the intensive workshop, you will deepen your connection to your partner, as you learn new ways to bond, share, and offer support. Blyss and Haize guide you in bringing mindfulness into your pregnancy and weaving sacred ritual into your birth and postpartum time. This intensive class is ideally for women and their partners during the third trimester of pregnancy as preparation for labor, birth, and the postpartum period.This intensive class is ideally for women and their partners during the third trimester of pregnancy, with estimated due dates for March and April, though also beneficial for the second trimester, as preparation for labor, birth, and the postpartum period.Whether your schedule calls for the convenience and ease of a one day workshop, or you want to refresh your childbirth education for your second or third or even fourth baby, this class is a powerhouse of information, education, consciousness, intimacy, and practical tools that really work. The Innate Journey is an all inclusive and singular course to prepare the mind, body, and spirit. Join Blyss and Haize; trust your inner wisdom, be empowered in your choices, and connect with each other as you prepare for your birth. As you explore your birth options and the natural process of birth, the midwives will hold space for you to reclaim your power and confidence in yourself and in your birth choices.
Part 1 (Pre-Conception & Pregnancy)
July 28th 10-4
Part 2 (Childbirth Education)
September, 14th, 21st, 28th
The Innate Journey is $425.
Payments are accepted through Paypal via Friends and Family to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can pay in full or split into two payments of $212.50: the first to reserve your spot in the class (space is limited), and the second payment due the week before class begins.
*After registering for the class, location will be provided.