Joanna Nightengale is a doula, group facilitator, holistic counselor, meditation teacher, and certified Birthing From Within Mentor. She is one of Canada’s leading maternity experts, childbirth educators and doulas, and is the founder and owner of Maternus, a company that has been supporting families in Calgary, Alberta, Canada since 1994.
Clients overwhelmingly value her sincerity, depth, warmth, passion and wisdom. She is a naturally gifted and motivating educator, an inspirational speaker and a strong leader. Joanna is passionately committed to families and each individual’s growth potential.
Joanna has received training from dozens of meditation and spiritual teachers from around the globe and is a “continual student” in the fields of relationship counseling, hypnotherapy, NLP, and numerous types of meditation. Joanna works with clients who are exploring themselves and who want to live more authentically, in their own life as an individual; and with those who are wanting to develop deep connection with themselves, their partners, and their children. She supports the building of strong families and therefore the building of community and a stronger society. She empowers families to move towards their positive and intentional vision for their family and for their lives.
“In my practice I focus on the voices of my clients, what their current struggles are with life transitions and in their relationships. I successfully integrate holistic counseling, solution focused questioning, meditation, and processes of self-exploration to build connection with my clients and bring them to a deeper knowing of themselves and what they want for themselves in this moment in their lives. The results are a better ability to achieve quiet mind, to get out of their head and over-thinking and into their heart, to decrease feelings of overwhelm and stress, an increase in self-awareness, a deepening of their connection to ......