Volunteering to be the first women to undergo a C-section without conventional methods of chemical anesthesia, Hassanlou had attended pain management sessions with Dr. Almasian for four months, before her due date.
The article mentions that hypnosis is a technique that can be used in natural childbirth as well–which is how I had heard of it before–hypnobirth. A quick google search pulls up a lot of sites about this technique for natural childbirth:
There’s even a patented method called the Mongan method
I have had no experience with this idea of hypnobirthing (besides the quick mention in my doula training). I would love to hear from you all about your opinions/experiences with this birthing technique.