Orgasmic Birth Virtual Conference

with Debra Pascali-Bonaro + 23 Experts

By understanding the physiology and hormones of childbirth, and the similarities they have to our sensuality and sexuality, you will have the keys to unlock pleasure and make childbirth safer and easier. Value of over $500 for only $99!

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“I was able to take away is that I as a woman have all the power to have a pleasurable pregnancy, relationships and birth. The best message was about healing not only of postpartum but of your past and negative thoughts… I have a completely different outlook on mother and fatherhood. I want to thank you a million times for putting this event together.” – Aniceris C.

The Experts

Learn more about each speaker and their session


even ageeVibrant Uterine Health for a Pleasurable Birth

with Eve Agee

Eve Agee, PhD, is the international bestselling author of The Uterine Health Companion. She is a medical anthropologist, personal transformation expert, certified life coach and motivational speaker.

“Thank you so much for sharing this! As a prenatal yoga Instructor I stress self love & getting in tune with the body in addition to physical preparation for birthing. Hearing your talk reminded me of how beneficial the work I’m doing is!” – Casandra


latham thomas

Swaddle Yourself in Sweetness

with Latham Thomas

Latham Thomas is a maternity lifestyle maven, wellness & birth coach, and yoga teacher. She is the founder of Mama Glow- a holistic lifestyle practice for women and mother’s-to-be and co-founder of the Mama Glow Film Festival. Latham is helping to green the planet one belly at a time.

 


 

simkinFrom Trauma to Triumph, Understanding and Healing the Effects of Early Sexual Abuse on the Childbearing Woman

with Penny Simkin

Penny Simkin, PT, is a physical therapist who has specialized in childbirth education and labor support since 1968. She has assisted hundreds of women or couples through childbirth as a doula.

“Thanks for sharing. I’ve not been comfortable to ask my students about sexual abuse. It’s really the wording that I need to work on and also how to go about helping the couples to heal their trauma before their birth.” – Yen Kong


nekoleOxytocin: The Only ‘Drug’ You Need for Your Birth Experience

with Nekole Shapiro

Nekole Shapiro is the creator of EmbodiedBirth. She’s also a go to person for parents, birth pros, sex educators, activists and countless others searching to bring the human back to humanity.

 

 


roannaFinding the Courage to Birth

with Roanna Rosewood

Roanna is the bestselling author of Cut, Stapled, & Mended. She’s an international speaker, co-founder and host of Birth Plan Radio, and the executive action chair of Human Rights in Childbirth.

“Thank you! You have given me so much to think about, and the idea that without challenging our fears we cannot be courageous, going towards uncertainty, made my perspective totally shift. Hopefully I can hold onto it!” – Olive


lovemoreThe Most Empowering Experience

with Piper & Chaz Lovemore

Piper Lovemore is a certified Childbirth Educator, Doula and Placenta Encapsulation Specialist, and a passionate birth activist. Piper and her husband, Chaz are Orgasmic Birth parents.

“That was beautiful, ya’ll. You are an inspiration and your little sugars are the epitome of what is good and right in the world. Thank you so much for sharing. your stories ring with so much truth, it gives me happy goose bumps and joyful tears. Keep up the good work. Your last name is making ripples. Much love and respect to you both.” – Sierra


avivaHow Fear Impacts the Hormones of Pregnancy and Birth

with Aviva Romm MD

Aviva Romm is the mother of four grown children, a Yale-trained physician specializing in functional medicine for women and children, a midwife, anherbalist, an award-winning author, and the creator/owner of WomanWise, on-line courses dedicated to vitality and optimal health for women and children. An internationally respected expert in botanical and integrative medicine for women and children, she has spent nearly 30 years as a health care practitioner and advocate for the health and environmental concerns of women and kids. The author of 7 books on natural medicine for women and children including Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health, The Natural Pregnancy Book, Naturally Healthy Babies and Children, Natural Health After Birth,Vaccinations: A Thoughtful Parent’s Guide, ADHD Alternatives (with her husband Tracy Romm Ed.D.), and The Pocket Guide to Midwifery Care, Aviva is on fire about creating a better world for all of us, and she does this as a compassionate integrative physician with a social and environmental conscience.


reneeIndividualizing the Birth Experience

with Renee Perkins

Renée Perkins is a registered member of the New Zealand Council of Homeopaths. She provides clients with a professional yet relaxed approach to homeopathy. Renée is also an Orgasmic Birth parent.

 

 


 

elenaSinging Birth: Sing Your Baby to Earth

with Elena Skoko

Elena Skoko is a mom, singer and passionate birth storyteller. She shares her research, art and life holding Singing Birth Workshops, conferences and lectures worldwide. She’s part of Bluebird & Skoko blues band. Her book Memoirs of a Singing Birth is published in English and Italian. Elena is political activism coordinator for Human Rights in Childbirth in Italy.

“Wow, I LOVED this talk so much. It was incredibly inspiring to me, thank you Elena and Debra. You invited back into my voice, into my ancestry (Croatian too), into my heart. Your wisdom will stay with me for life.” Love, Bee (student midwife, doula, placenta-admirer)


lonnieDon’t Just Turn Your Body Over to Medicine

with Lonnie Morris

Lonnie Morris is a national pioneer in natural childbirth as the founder and director of The Childbirth Center, PA. She holds a Doctorate of Nursing and practices as a Certified Nurse Midwife.

 

 


marjoleinThe Right to Give Birth at Home

with Marjolein Mensink

Marjolein Mensink is a midwife from The Netherlands. Aside from being a midwife, she also studied journalism and is writing for several media that are mainly directed on pregnancy and childbirth.

 

 


 

barryHow Neural, Endocrine, and Perceptual Processes in Childbirth Increase Oxytocin and Orgasm

with Barry Komisaruk, PhD

Barry Komisaruk, PdD, studies the function of nerve pathways for sexual stimulation in women who have suffered spinal cord injury. He has co-published the first evidence of brain regions involved in orgasm in women.

 


 

sheilaUnleashing the Ecstasy in Birth

with Sheila Kamara Hay

Sheila Kamara Hay is an Ecstatic Birth advocate and super-mama to her 3 little ones. She researches ways on how women can enjoy childbirth and makes that info accessible to as many women as possible.

 

 


 

ricardoPleasures and Possibilities in Childbirth

with Ricardo Jones

Ricardo Jones, MD, is a homebirth and hospital attending obstetrician and gynecologist in Brazil. An international lecturer and author, Ricardo is a pioneer in childbirth, introducing a model of support of laboring women that includes a midwife, a doula, and obstetrician for each of his patients.

“Wonderful doctor! I wish there were more like him… Doctors need to support women with their choices and stop considering birth like an illness. They need to help women feel confident and in tune with their body, and respect birth as a natural event. They need to learn to work with midwives and doulas who are well trained to assist with birth and deliveries, instead of treating them as personal enemies!” – Evelyne


tamiThe Power of Birth Energy after Giving Birth

with Tami Lynn Kent

Tami has advanced training in multiple bodywork techniques, including certification in Maya Abdominal Massage and Infant Body Psychotherapy/Birth Trauma Resolution. She received her Masters from Pacific University and her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of California at Berkeley. She lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband and sons.

“This was my favorite speaker so far! Wow.” – Kathleen


houserFathers To Be

with Patrick Houser

Patrick Houser is a father and a grandfather. In 1980 Patrick’s son Jeremy was born in water, the first documented waterbirth in the USA. This birth was the result of a 3 year enquiry into birth stimulated by the traumatic results of his first son’s arrival in 1976. Over the years Patrick has attended many births and supported many parents. He has also owned a construction company, marketing firm and holistic health center. Following his son’s waterbirth he lectured and was interviewed by print media, radio and television, including Phil Donahue, the Oprah of the 80’s.


amberEcstatic Embodiment; Pleasure as a Pathway to Realizing our Evolutionary Potential

with Amber Hartnell

Internationally recognized as a champion of Ecstatic Birth and featured in 2 acclaimed documentaries on conscious birth, “Birth as we Know It” and “Orgasmic Birth,” Amber Hartnell’s dedication to resting in the center of inner guided truth and willingness to be melted wide open and vulnerable has touched thousands of lives and helped to fuel a birthing revolution, radically altering the way babies are being brought into the world. As a gifted and inspired Dance Alchemist, she elegantly weaves filaments of light into patterns of Love that elicits deep joy in the hearts of those who bear witness. Over the past 15 years she has collaborated with many esteemed musicians and artists in a variety of multimedia projects, live performances and workshops. It is her great delight to be currently contributing her gifts of embodiment in dance as a core co-creator in the Band of Light, where her capacity as a living transmitter of ecstatic frequencies is fully realized in the resonant marriage of movement and sound as One congruent expression. www.EcstasyEmbodied.com

“Amber, in your video you’re talking about so much more than the orgasmic birth,.. you’re sharing with us the wonderful ideas of oneness, consciousness and even quantum physics to describe that we should be fully present at each moment of our lives having “full contact with the moment” and enjoying being alive.. thank you so much for your warmhearted message!!” – Maria


amyUsing Breath to Bring Awareness to Every Moment – in Labor and Beyond

with Amy Glenn

Amy Wright Glenn earned her MA from Teachers College, Columbia University. She is a Kripalu Yoga teacher, prenatal yoga teacher, a (CD)DONA birth doula, and a hospital chaplain. Amy is the voice for “Motherhood, Spirituality, and Religion” for Philly.com and blogs for Attachment Parenting International, Doula Trainings International, and The Birthing Site. She is a regular columnist for Holistic Parenting Magazine and recently published her first book: Birth, Breath, and Death: Meditations on Motherhood, Chaplaincy, and Life as a Doula. Amy teaching private meditation classes via Skype to students across the United States. She also teaches prenatal yoga classes, Mommy and Me Yoga classes, and Breath and Movement Birth Preparation workshops in south Florida. To learn more:birthbreathanddeath.com

“Thank you, what a beautiful expression of breath, birth and death in the great interconnected-ness of the circle of life. I found your comments deeply moving and insightful. This has given knew meaning to me and my need to approach the topic of the parents spiritual life and understanding – whatever form that may take – in preparing and during birth.” – Roz


kimSexual Intimacy and Orgasmic Birth

with Kim Anami

Kim Anami is a holistic sex + relationship expert, writer and speaker. She has propelled thousands of people into higher stratospheres of connection, sensuality, energy and aliveness.

“Awesome talk! Finally, someone who doesn’t mind expressing herself! We so need more sexuality, real deep sexuality, not the junk, in life! Can’t wait to hear / see more of your tips!” – Dita


elizabethExploring What Gets in the Way of the Pleasure that is Part of Birth

with Elizabeth Davis

Elizabeth Davis is internationally active in promoting motherbaby-centered birth and is widely sought after for her expertise in midwifery education and organizational development. She is the author of Heart & Hands: A Midwife’s Guide to Pregnancy & Birth, Orgasmic Birth, The Women’s Wheel of Life & Women’s Sexual Passages.

“Wonderful! I love that you touch on the huge difference between doulas and midwives. This gives me great tools for writing an article on the difference between CNM care and CPM care. And I can attest for the Heart and Hands Intensives for being so thorough and for NMI making sure their students and graduates know how to handle normal birth, variations of normal birth, and emergency situations.” – Midwife Callender


carrieThe Big Being in the Little Body: A New Perspective on New People

with Carrie Contey, PhD

Carrie Contey, PhD is an internationally recognized coach, author, speaker and educator. Her work offers a new perspective on human development, parenting and family life. She guides, supports and inspires her clients to live with wide open and courageous hearts so they can approach family life with skill and spaciousness. Carrie received her PhD in prenatal and perinatal psychology and is masterful at synthesizing and articulating the science, psychology, and spirituality of humanhood. She is the creator of Evolve a year-long “personal growth through parenting” program. She is also the co-founder of the Slow Family Living movement and the co-author of CALMS: A Guide To Soothing Your Baby. Carrie has appeared on NBC’s The Today Show, NPR, CBS radio and in many publications including Time, Parenting and The Boston Globe. Currently she lives, works and plays in Austin, TX but spends as much time as she can traveling, speaking, creating things that make family life more wonderful and living her very own extraordinary life to the fullest! To learn more please visit carriecontey.com.


sarah buckleyClaim Your Rightful Role as the Real Expert in Your Body and Your Children

with Sarah Buckley, M.D.

Sarah J Buckley is a trained GP/family physician with qualifications in GP-obstetrics and family planning. She is the mother of four home-born children, and currently combines full-time motherhood with her work as a writer on pregnancy, birth, and parenting. Dr. Buckley’s work critiques current practices in pregnancy, birth, and parenting from the widest possible perspectives, including scientific, anthropological, cross-cultural, psychological, and personal. She encourages us to be fully informed in our decision-making; to listen to our hearts and our intuition; and to claim our rightful role as the real experts in our bodies and our children. Her bestselling book Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering: A Doctor’s Guide to Natural Childbirth and Gentle Early Parenting Choices, published by Celestial Arts (US, 2009), builds on her acclaimed first edition, published in Australia as Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering: The Wisdom and Science of Gentle Choices in Pregnancy, Birth, and Parenting One Moon Press, Brisbane, 2005).


moonweaverEcstatic Birth Mother/Daughter

with Marta Gal

A good book is like a secret door. The book Orgasmic Birth opened a secret door for Marta to the world behind every imagination. The book helped her to have a fantastic orgasmic birth after previous deadly tragical birth outcome. She learned from the book how to fight the tigers of fear. Her own orgasmic birth in 2013 empowered Marta in an immense way and she is now building community now where she shares her positive experience and also a topic on healing trauma from birth. You can find the project on shapeup.today.

“Thank you so much Marta for openly sharing your three birth experiences. It is really inspiring to know you were so prepared for Victoria’s birth that you had no fear and were able to ask for and get what you needed – both time alone and help.” – Susan


Your Host

debraDebra Pascali-Bonaro

Debra Pascali-Bonaro is the mother of six children, Director of the documentary Orgasmic Birth, co-author of Orgasmic Birth: Your Guide to a Safe, Satisfying and Pleasurable Birth and founder of Pain to Power Online Childbirth Classes. She is the Chairperson of the International MotherBaby Childbirth Initiative and advisor to the ICEA.

She passionate about spreading awareness about pleasurable birth and excited to share this treasure trove of beautiful, inspirational and inspiring interviews to help you to awaken your inner wisdom!


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All 23 video interviews, plus transcripts available for only $99

 

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