Katrina Zaslavsky is an inspired international author, coach and voice for women. A former public health professional turned mum on a mission and now Editor, certified Coach and Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Hypnotherapy and Timeline Therapy, she supports expecting mothers in their mind-body preparations and mindset towards their birth.
Making positive waves across the globe as founder of Birth Goddess, Katrina is committed to being a part of the “Positive Birth Revolution” and empowering women for motherhood.
Her inspirational book, A Modern Woman’s Guide to a Natural Empowering Birth (now in it’s 2nd print edition) is a collection of inspiring birth stories (Afterword by Dr Sarah Buckley MD) and shares how she overcame her extreme fears of childbirth and discovered inner peace and power she didn’t know she had.
This inspirational mind-body preparation guide for every woman in bloom, was voted Favourite Product Finalist in the AusMumprenur Awards, is rated 5 stars on Amazon and is endorsed by Maternity Coalition, HypnoBirthing International, International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA) and Coalition for Improving Maternity Services. (CIMS)
Her work has been published in numerous national publications including My Child, Practical Parenting, Cosmopolitan Pregnancy, Nature & Health, WellBeing, Pathways to Family Wellness, Birth Matters (professional magazine for Maternity Coalition members) Nurture Magazine and more.
Katrina is also the editor and creator of Empowering Birth Magazine and former birth columnist for Holistic Bliss Magazine and Coles Baby & Toddler Magazine. She is a regular media source in Australia (see recent TV interview) and international speaker on pregnancy and empowered birth.
Most recently she was as an international guest presenter on The New Birth Paradigm Summit (based in the USA) alongside an incredible line up of speakers including Debra Pascali-Bonaro (Orgasmic Birth Founder) and many others as well as on The Empowered Mother’s Guide to Creating a Happy, Healthy, Holistic Birthing Experience and Be the Best Parent You Can Be Worldwide Summits.
Additionally, Katrina has been a keynote speaker at Bring it On Pregnancy Expo, GO (Girls Only) Festival Melbourne, Pregnancy Pamper Retreat, Bump to Baby and Beyond and Eastern Pregnancy & Baby Expo, interviewed as a Founding Member of Birth.World and invited to be keynote for Trust Birth Conference in Sydney and MummyCon Parenting Expo in Melbourne.
She is a professional member of Maternity Coalition, the Association of Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology & Health and proud to be on the Committee and Panel for the National Doula Conference 2018.