San Diego HypnoBirthing


Education is the Key to a Positive Birth Experience


Founder of Birth Education Center & San Diego HypnoBirthing

Certified Hypnotherapist, HypnoBirthing Practitioner, CD(DONA) Birth Doula, CAPPA & Innate Traditions trained Postpartum Doula
Placenta Encapsulationist(IPPA),Rebozo Certified, Professional Cuddle Facilitator

Care is the founder of The Birth Education Center. When Care discovered HypnoBirthing for the birth of her daughter in 2008, it changed her life’s path. Care believes that babies can experience a "birth day" that is magical, loving, and gentle. When families are educated to resolve fears, birth becomes a beautifully positive experience. Care continued on to become a DONA Doula under the instruction of Gerri Ryan and became a Certified HypnoBirthing Instructor. From there, Care started her own business, San Diego HypnoBirthing where she has been educating families since 2009. She is a NATH Hypnotherapist, a Certified Placenta


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Encapsulationist, an ICEA-trained Childbirth Educator, a CAPPA-trained Post-partum Doula, and an Innate Traditions-trained Post-partum Doula. Care is certified as a Professional Cuddler and Cuddle Facilitator through Cuddle Sanctuary in Los Angeles and and is currently doing private sessions. Until recently Care served as the Director of Cap Wellness Center. She is a mentor and educator for doulas across San Diego County in a Doula Finishing Series with Martha Bustamante. She has also trained students nurses at SDSU and held nurse trainings in local hospitals. She is a Board member at The Nizhoni Institute for Midwifery and served as Vice President of San Diego Birth Network. She is the proud mom of two beautiful daughters and one fluffy Pomeranian.