Shawn is a Board Certified Hypnotist and a Childbirth Educator with over thirty years experience. She created ChildbirthJoy Prenatal Intensive and ChildbirthJoy Prenatal Hypnosis.
Previously, Shawn was a midwife (Midwife Alliance, Toronto) and a Doula; she is the mother of two, both born at home.
She has a B.A. from the University of Toronto (English literature) and a published author in the Bearing Witness: Childbirth Stories Told by Doulas series.