Birth Works International, Inc. believes that every woman is born with the knowledge of how to give birth and embodies a philosophy that develops a woman’s trust, faith and self-confidence in her innate abilities. Visit for more information.

HypnoBirthing—The Mongan Method is as much a philosophy of birth as it is a technique for achieving a satisfying, relaxing and stress-free method of birthing. Visit for more information.

The mission of Lamaze International is to promote, support and protect natural, safe and healthy birth through education and advocacy. Visit for more information. Sunday Tortelli has received the prestigious Fellow of the Academy of Certified Childbirth Educators award from Lamaze International.

Learn the six "Essential" steps of HOW to get evidence based care during your birth. This Savvy Birth Workshop for expectant parents does not replace a childbirth class but provides resources for achieving evidence based care. Visit Evidence Based Birth for more information. For info on Savvy Birth Workshops in Cleveland, contact Sunday.