Infant Massage Classes

Our Certified Educator of Infant Massage teaches parents how to incorporate massage in their infants lives in a meaningful, positive way. 

infant massage class

Infant massage not only provides a wonderful way for parents and caregivers to bond with infants, but also teaches from an early age the positive benefits of touch and self-care.

We will teach you infant specific massage strokes that can be used in a full body sequence, or separately to ensure your baby receives exactly what she or he needs on a particular day. 

Benefits for Babies

  • Promotes bonding 
  • Helps infant learn the power of positive touch
  • Begins to align infant’s circadian rhythm 
  • Facilities body awareness
  • Can provide relief for teething pain 
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Can help with colic 
  • Stimulates production of oxytocin 

Benefits for Caregivers

  • Caregivers report feeling more confident in their ability to care for baby.
  • Enhanced bonding 
  • Additional way to comfort infants 
  • Provides an additional avenue for close and nurturing touch
  • Reduction of depression and anxiety in Mothers
  • Stimulates production of oxytocin 

infant massage

Please Note:

  • The class is baby-led so please feel free to comfort, feed, or change your baby as needed.  You will be provided handouts with all the massage strokes and I am available for questions after the class.
  • Due to limitations with the space, older children are welcome if they can remain supervised at all times. 
  • This class is open to moms, dads, partners, grandparents, nannies and any other adult that is important in your baby’s life.  We do ask if more than two adults are interested in attending to please let us know.