Biography of Maha Al Musa the creator and founder of EmbodyBirth™. Maha Al Musa is a leading light in the birth world as a mother of three beautiful children, a doula, author, spiritual birth visionary, independent birth educator and birth activist. She has been in the natural childbirth arena since 1997 – the past two decades working with pregnant and birthing women and is the creator and founder of EmbodyBirth™ - BellydanceBirth® - The Al Musa Method® also described as Mindful Movement To Awaken Birth Wisdom since 1997. She offers this inspiring somatic Teacher Training worldwide that at its core places mothers and babies at centre as the experts for birth. Maha was also the 2011 winner of the One World National Birth Hero Award and has been a birth consultant for both pregnant women and birth professionals.
Maha is also an international speaker and passionate about Human Rights in Childbirth. She has presented at numerous birth conferences, events and seminars within Australia and internationally, having spoken at The Human Rights In Childbirth Conference in Mumbai India 2-5th February 2017. See Speaking Topics Here.
In her worldwide breastfeeding advocacy from 2012-2016 Maha has graced the cover of two Australian magazines Woman's Day November 2012 and Take 5 Magazine January 2014 as well as appearing on Sunrise TV Australia, A Current Affair, Mornings Show Australia. She has been interviewed by many online and published magazines as well as appearing in three documentaries in 2015, including Discovery Channel, RTL German TV and Inside Story Australia. Watch Here.
She is the author of the award winning world first book "Dance Of The Womb", endorsed by Dr Michel Odent, Sheila Kitzinger and Dr Sarah Buckley. She is the producer of the DVD "Dance Of The Womb", endorsed by NACE (Australia) and the Australian Doula College.
Maha speaks the language of the feminine for birth and beyond. She has boldly stood in the light throughout the world for women and babies to be seen and heard with reverence for this human spiritual rite of passage. Through her birth work she encourages women with their babies to align with the innate birth intelligence that resides within themselves and trust in its guidance.
Maha's sees a clear vision that when we respect women and babies in birth and allow them the space to birth from a sense of autonomy we can truly elevate Love Consciousness on this planet in order for peace, harmony, compassion and connection to prevail. “May all women dance to the rhythm of the music, as they give birth to the rhythm of their body and the rhythm of Life”
~ Maha Al Musa ~