Infant Massage Instruction
Are you interested in learning how to help your baby sleep deeper?
Relieve their gas and constipation?
Stimulate their growth and development?
Reduce YOUR stress level?
Improve bonding and communication between you and your baby?
Wanna know what you'll learn in infant massage class?
WEEK 1: Massage for legs and feet // Identifying infant engagement and disengagement cues // Benefits of infant massage // What constitutes nurturing touch
WEEK 2: Massage for the Relief of Gas and Colic // Massage for the stomach, chest and arms // Physical vs. emotional reasons for crying // How massage can help your baby organize input from the outside world
WEEK 3: Massage for the relief of teething discomforts // Massage for the face and back // Gentle Movements aka Baby Yoga! // What is bonding and attachment and how massage can help facilitate this important process
WEEK 4: Full-body abbreviated massage for quick relief/bonding during diaper or clothing changes // Singing to promote full-sensory integration of touch, sight, smell and sound/vocalization // How infant massage can be adapted as your child grows