Infant Massage

Benefits of Infant Massage

 

 

Infant Massage Benefits for Babies:
• Improves general well-being
• Improves circulation
• Enhances neurological development
• Helps child to sleep deeper and more soundly
• Provides intimate time with parents
• Enhances release of hormones in the body. The growth hormone can be stimulated which helps weight gain.
• Provides all of the essential indicators of intimate parent-infant bonding and attachment: eye-to-eye, touch, voice, smell, movement, and thermal regulation.

 

 

Infant Massage Benefits for Parents:
• Provides all of the essential indicators of intimate parent-infant bonding and attachment: eye-to-eye, touch, voice, smell, movement, and thermal regulation.
• Encourages pre-verbal communication between caregiver and infant
• Helps parents feel more confident and competent in caring for their children
• Gives parents the tools for understanding their child's unique rhythm and patterns
• Teaches parents how to read their infants cues and recognize their states of awareness
• Daily massage helps parents to unwind and relax

 

Fee is $50 per couple. Offering weekend classes so working families can attend! Space is limited to 4 families, please register early.

 

WHEN:  

There are no classes scheduled at this time.  Please call the office to possibly schedule a private lesson.

 

 

REGISTER: Online at www.merylsmusicandarts.com

or by calling 508-432-5240

 

 

Amy Sanborn is a certified infant massage instructor from International Loving Touch Foundation,

she became certified in 2004.  Amy worked as an early intervention specialist for four years before

she had her daughter Lily.    Amy has the desire and dedication to share this comprehensive massage training with all new parents.  Amy will guide you through the hands–on bonding and attachment experience

that occurs through infant massage.