There are two stages to our Developmental Baby Massage courses dependant on the age of your little one, all techniques have been developed by the International School of Developmental Baby Massage and Movement.
Touch is your newborn’s first language, it is their prime means of communication and plays an essential role in forming of the parent-child relationship. Massaging your baby allows you to express emotional affection and to fulfil your baby’s need for physical contact.
There are a couple of Developmental Baby Massage techniques that have proven to be extremely effective when dealing with babies who suffer from colic. Other benefits of massage are both, emotional and physical, so your baby will achieve all-round well-being, please read my blog for further information the benefits of Developmental Baby Massage.
Classes will combine Developmental Baby Massage with a chance to sing some nursery rhymes and for parents to chat . You will need to bring massage oil and a towel to the class, please note you do not need to have attended Stage One to attend Stage Two. Please not there will be times when this course runs in the same course as Stage One.
Developmental Baby Massage from 8 weeks to crawling will focus on:
Therapeutic Play to Relieve Stiff and Floppy Baby Syndromes focusing on:
Infant Balance and Good Posture focusing on: