Michelle Leclaire O'Neill, PhD, R.N., is an expert on hypnobirthing and mindful pregnancy.
She is a pioneer in the study of mind-body integration for treating infertility, pregnancy, pre-term labor, and postpartum depression. O'Neill is the director of the Mind Body Center in Pacific Palisades, California.
She has published five books and audio CDs on the subject and holds weekend workshops for couples, individuals, and professionals — and also offers private sessions.
Hypnobabymoon, a one-day childbirth preparation class created by O'Neill, uses mind/body techniques for prenatal bonding and a calm, joyous pregnancy and centered labor and birth.