Elin Shanahan a Midwife based in London, UK & Madrid, Spain.

I’m a mum of two, a UK practising Midwife (BMid Hons, MSc), a certified Hypnobirthing teacher and a Newborn Life Support [NLS] Resuscitation Council UK [RCUK] instructor

I am here to nurture and support you on your unique journey to becoming parents and beyond. There are no scripts involved, just simply an open mind with care that is centred around you, your birth and parenting.

Hypnobirthing|Birth Education|Postnatal Care

Here is how I can care and support you on your unique birth and parenting journey.


Birth Education

Enjoy a bespoke, detailed and honest birth education classes.


Hypnobirthing & Birth Education

A bespoke 1:1 hypnobirthing and a detailed birth education course in one


Refresher Sessions

Preparing for birth the second, third or fourth time!


Postnatal support

Parenthood – often the most eagerly anticipated journey, yet most misunderstood.


Some of our recent happy parents below, we hope to see you here soon.


Recent Updates

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Birth at home? I have so many fond memories of the many homebirths I attended as a caseload community midwife across South East London. Birthing bags packed...