Infant Massage Workshop
$99 A PERSON
MAMA Pass and 9 Month Pass Holders receive 10% off
First Class: Strokes for the legs; Discuss newborn reflexes including crying
Second Class: Strokes for the arms, chest and face; Discuss the science of bonding
Third Class: Strokes for the tummy and the gas and colic routine; Discuss theories on colic and solutions
Fourth Class: Strokes for the back, full-body routine and gentle exercises/games for baby; Discuss how to keep the connection as they grow
KEY MESSAGE: YOU will be the only person to touch your baby. My role is to simply teach and empower you to massage your baby.
Infant massage is an ancient practice revived that harnesses the power of touch to heal and bond. Current research, clinical studies and observation support the following benefits to name just a few:
Benefits for baby
• Promote longer and deeper sleeping patterns
• Relieve symptoms of "colic" or gassy periods
• Improve cardiac and respiratory output
• Help baby develop sense of self
Benefits for parents/caregivers
• Enhance and facilitate parent/child relationships
• Increase confidence and sensitivity as you learn to read and respond to your babies' cues
• Provide special, focused time together
• Decrease stress
Morgan Livingstone CCLS CIIT MA
Hello, I am Morgan Livingstone, your infant massage instructor trainer and certified child life specialist.
I am passionate about supporting infant’s diverse needs through positive touch and massage, nurturing communication in a positive safe environment that fosters bonding and healthy attachment with parents.
The ancient practice of infant massage has found renewed interest in our modern world as we appreciate the simple but valuable benefits of this traditional practice.