“Just as a woman’s heart knows how and when to pump, her lungs to inhale, and her hand to pull back from fire, so she knows when and how to give birth.” ~ Virginia DiOrio

Bringing a child into the world is one of life’s most incredible and empowering events and at Genesis Maternity Clinic we enrich this experience by offering you well-researched, informed choices. We offer a range of supportive services, classes and workshops to support you throughout your pregnancy and birth journey. Genesis Maternity Clinic considers education and knowledge a vital component of your journey during pregnancy.  Your wellness, both physically and mentally is paramount.

As part of our holistic, client-centered approach to care, the supportive services are facilitated by professionals, who are experts in their field and whom we endorse. 

If you would like to stay up to date with the latest events and tours, as well as useful tips for pregnancy and birth, then follow us on our Genesis social media community, we are on Facebook and Instagram, we would love to see your there!

Services, Courses and Events

Please book the services and courses on offer as per the contact details provided by the professionals. They work in private practice and therefore Genesis cannot book on their behalf, with the exception of the Tour bookings.

When choosing an Independent  Midwife, it is a good idea to contact a few midwives to enquire about their rates and packages. Learn more.

We would love to share more information about Genesis Maternity Clinic with you. We have specific dates and times for the public to come and learn more about birthing at the Clinic. Learn more.

Maryke Kilian, the resident Sonographer is in Private Practice and performs ultrasound scans ranging from early pregnancy scan to 2D and 4D scans at Genesis Maternity Clinic. Learn more.

The role of the Doula encompasses the non-medical aspects of care during childbirth. Doulas are trained and experienced in childbirth and offer support to the family. Learn more.

The Antenatal Classes are comprised of four classes per course on Wednesday evenings and cover the topics of labour and birth and what to expect after the birth as well as breastfeeding advise. Learn more.

Come and spend a weekend with Mother Instinct to prepare you for your birthing. At our antenatal classes we use a variety of teaching methods to ensure active participation. Learn more.

Theoni Papoutsis is affiliated with the HypnoBirthing Institute. Theoni is one of only a few certified HypnoBirthing practitioners in South Africa and she has 10 years of experience in teaching this course. Learn more.

A course for all parents and caregivers. Survival CPR and First Aid courses help to educate people with the knowledge and skills to perform basic life support procedures in everyday emergency situations. Learn more.

Massage Treatments for pregnancy, postnatal and ‘non-pregnant women. Enjoy Full Body Massage, Back, Neck & Shoulder Massages to relieve stress, reduce tension leaving you relaxed. Learn more.

Dr Candice Naida Barnard is Genesis Clinic’s resident Homoeopath and also teaches workshops. Homoeopathy is used in pregnancy, childbirth and post-labour care. Learn more.

Dr Susan is a neurologically based chiropractor and registered Chiropractor practicing at Genesis Maternity Clinic, with a special interest in pregnant moms and children. Chiropractic care is a completely natural, drug-free way to keep your body healthy and functioning optimally. Learn more.

Laura Sayce, is a Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and facilitates the breastfeeding support group. The Breastfeeding Group offers
breastfeeding and baby information and support, weigh baby (weight cards kept) and mom to mom support. Learn more.

Prenatal Yoga Classes are facilitated by J’anaki Ra, founder and owner of Yoga Mama. Recommended by most doctors and midwives, prenatal yoga offers a multitude of benefits to both mother and baby throughout pregnancy, during birth and beyond. Learn more.

Michelle Walton is a Therapeutic Reflexologist who is passionately dedicated to helping women achieve and maintain health and wellness using reflexology, lifestyle and good nutritional advice, which will support them through-out their pregnancy and beyond. Learn more.

Irene Mitchell is a Social Worker in Private Practice. She is a Counsellor with over 20 years experience, specialising in early parenting. Learn more.


New and upcoming classes to announced soon!

If you would like to get your newborn tested at Genesis Maternity Clinic, a qualified audiologist will visit you soon after your birth. This is an added cost at your won expense. Learn more. 

Karen van der Merwe is an Independent Private Midwife who provides a comprehensive but easily understood 6 week antenatal “Birth & early parenting course” which is aimed at couples who are having a midwife-led birth. Her aim is to prepare you & your partner physically, psychologically & emotionally for the birth of your baby & beyond. Learn more.