Maha Al Musa

Maha Al Musa is an International Independent Childbirth Educator since 1997, the Founder and Creator of EmbodyBirthTM (Maha’s signature childbirth preparation program for mothers-to-be and birth professionals worldwide) and BellydanceBirth® (Maha’s award winning prenatal dance practice video series), award winning author of the Dance of the Womb book, International Speaker, Breastfeeding Advocate, Pregnancy and Birth Consultant and a mother to 3 beautiful children, all born as nature intended.

Maha gave birth to her last, her daughter Aminah, when she was 46 years of age – a home water lotus birth and breastfed her till she self weaned at 8.5 years. They have both been featured and interviewed on various TV shows (national and international), magazines and online publications. Notable ones being;

– A Discovery Channel documentary (Extreme Breastfeeding)

– A short documentary for RTL Germany

– CNN International, Daily Mail UK, Huffington Post Canada and UK, Daily Telegraph, New York Post, Independent UK

– Sunrise TV, A Current Affair, The Morning Show, Inside Story Australia

– Woman’s Day, Take 5, New! UK

Her book, Dance of the Womb – The Essential Guide to Belly Dance for Pregnancy and Birth (available in both hardcover and ebook formats) is an award winning (Living Now Book Awards – won Gold in the Exercise/Fitness Category), world’s first resource to exploring the physical, emotional and spiritual benefits of belly dance as a prenatal exercise and process during labour. The book has been endorsed by renowned birth luminaries such as Dr. Michel Odent, Sheila Kitzinger, Dr. Sarah Buckley and Dr. Christiane Northrup.

Her BellydanceBirth® Practice Video Series has been endorsed by NACE (Australia) and the Australian Doula College.

Maha has presented at numerous birth conferences including the Birth Keepers Summit in USA and The Human Rights in Childbirth Conference in India, events and seminars within Australia and internationally and spoken/been interviewed on various podcasts and online publications.

“A mother holds the key to Her birth with Her baby. EmbodyBirthTM affirms this knowing.”

Through her birth work Maha wants to encourage EVERY woman/person with her baby to align with the innate birth intelligence that resides within her womb and trust in its guidance.

“The Living Book Is Within – Read Her”

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