Website of Lina Clerke -

Holistic Bowen Therapist,
Midwife &
Childbirth Educator Sussex UK


   Birth Literature
Professional Development
and resources for childbirth educators, midwives and doulas


Private Consultations and other services (including Bowen Therapy) 
with Lina Clerke in West Sussex UK
(also available on phone or Skype)

"Thankyou so much for our day with you last week - you were beautifully inspiring on birth, and my mental strength going into the birth now is strong and full of joy." Miranda- (Brighton, UK).

Consultations, Treatments and Classes
Identify your options, needs and personal preferences about birth;
Birth plans / birth team preparation
Refresher classes (2-3 hours)

Childbirth and Parenting Education

Debriefing / discussing previous birth experience 
counselling / exploring emotional issues
Sibling  classes
Breastfeeding advice / support

VBAC preparation (vaginal birth after caesarian)
Preparing for vaginal breech birth 
Preparing for elective caesarian birth

3-6 hour private mini workshops are available. Very practical, empowering and especially useful and important for support people/partners.

Consultation fees:

BIRTH EDUCATION consultations

UK £40 for first hour (for those in hardship £20 or make a donation)

For sessions lasting more than 2 hours: £30 per hour.

If two or more couples do session together, £20 per hour per couple

Phone / skype consultations available.


UK Consultations with Lina Clerke in West Sussex (near Brighton) in  Shoreham-by-Sea, (75 minutes by train from London Victoria).
or via Skype or phone.

To arrange a session, please email Lina via this website.


Lina also offers:

Bowen Therapy Treatments - see separate link on homepage of this website

Baby massage classes - private or you can organise a small group

Pregnancy and Post Natal Massage, and Massage for Women (Shoreham by Sea)

Teaching partners how to massage the mother-to-be

Teaching pregnant women how to encourage their baby into optimal position for birth

Birth support / doula service

Breastfeeding / postnatal support  
Daily or occasional home visits as postnatal doula or short term Live-in Postnatal  support, during the early days/weeks after birth.

Planning or avoiding further pregnancies / natural fertility awareness

Pre- and postnatal photography and Birth photography

Professional development / in-service training for midwives, doulas, birth educators/ Bowen and other Holistic Therapists/ Conference presentations

Birth education in schools   email: