Infant massage is a wonderful way for parents and caregivers to bring the benefits of touch to their newborns and young children.
Some of the benefits include:
Promotes relaxation, helping babies to self-regulate
Enhances immune function
Improves circulation and normalizes muscle tone
Encourages better sleep
Decreases elevated levels of the stress hormone, cortisol
Helps with congestion, gas and colic
Encourages pre-verbal communication between caregivers and their infants
Helps parents feel more confident and competent in caring for their children as they learn their cues and rhythms
Fosters positive bonding and one-on-one quality time together
Helps parents relax and unwind
It’s never too late for parents to begin practicing massage with their babies and children!
Instructor: Brandie Mitchell, RN, LMT is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor with the International Loving Touch Foundation.
Private, Group, and In-home classes available.
infant massage Group Classes
Infant Massage Classes are two one-hour lessons usually 1-2 weeks apart. Families will learn specific techniques and principles that can be used with children of all ages. Connect with other families and discover the many benefits of therapeutic massage for babies.
$45/family, includes massage oil and instructional booklet
(minimum 3 families)
infant massage Private Instruction
In-office private lesson $85
Includes massage oil and instructional booklet
In-home private lesson $110
Includes massage oil and instructional booklet.
Pediatric Massage Therapy is beneficial for children of all ages and with a variety of health concerns. Nurturing touch benefits children in and out of the hospital setting.
Some of the conditions we work with are:
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Terminal Illness, Palliative Care, Hospice
package of three includes initial consultation $225
Package of three includes initial consultation $285