Name
Jenn Hornstrand
Display Name
Jenn Hornstrand - Continuity of birth care is a labour of love
Business Name
A Wonderful Beginning
Email
jenn@doulaservices.com.au
Business Phone
+61408885962
Location
Macedon Ranges, Central Victoria, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Stockholm (Sweden), Thousand Oaks (US), Shanghai (China), Kent (UK)
State
VIC
Doula Time
8+ years
Doula Category
Birthing Doula, Postnatal Doula
Training
Lamaze Childbirth Educator - in-flight, Dona International, Jenn Fontaine & Tanya Strasburg Dona International Doula Childbirth Class, Dona International, Jenn Fontaine & Tanya Strasburg Doula update, Dial-a-Doula®, Sunderai Felich Certificate III Children’s Services, Djerriwarrh, Kerry Sumbler, Working with Children 03169060-01 Childbirth Educators, CAPEA, Royal Women’s Hospital, Sue Cheney Birth Attendant, Birthing Wisdom, Rhea Dempsey Creative ways to make space for baby, Birthwork, Fiona Hallinan & Jenny Blyth Birth Hypnosis, Opening to Life, Anna Urbanski Traditional Midwifery, Maternity Care Coalition, Lisa Barrett Spiritual Midwifery, International College of Spritual Midwifery, Rachana Shivam & Sunderai Fellich Certificate III Microbusiness Operations, NEIS ICP Educational Institute Doula Foundation, Dial-a-Doula®, Sunderai Felich & Anna Urbanski
About / Bio
A Wonderful Beginning is an Australian based privately-owned business in charge of delivering personal coaching for mothers and partners pre, during and post-birth. A Wonderful Beginning puts particular emphasis on continuity of care and ready access to a holistic practical care for mind, body, spirit as well as access to clinical Midwifery care and obstetric support whenever required.
Services Offered
- Coaching parents expecting to a positive and safe birth experience, developing a birth plan that is right for you,
- providing continuity of care,
- letting you know when it’s time to go to the hospital or call the midwife,
- teaching you to advocate for yourself and your baby during labor,
- developing breathing techniques that works for you,
- identifying relaxation techniques that suit you and your baby,
- go through and suggest different labouring positions,
- provide or arrange for massage for comfort,
- making sure you eat and drink enough,
- advising on preparation and transition to bring baby home,
- coaching on the first stages of development in the relationship between mum and baby,
- helping you getting into the rhythm of your baby.

Date Updated
2018/12/01