Date- 26/02/2019 - 12/03/2019Time 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
This class is ran by Julie Whitehead
A lovely 3 week course with your baby. Babies can attend from newborn but usually are more settled at our early baby massage class 0-8 weeks You will learn the joy of baby massage and make friends and get support and advice .
Held in the lovely studio in the You and Your Baby hub at Bransbury park. Mats and oils provided, please bring a towel with you to lay your baby on .
A baby photographer will attend on one of the weeks to capture you massaging your baby
Developmental Baby Massage from 8 weeks to crawling
This course centres on: Massage – Techniques and strokes are demonstrated to parents using a teacher’s doll, with emphasis on loving touch, and responding to baby’s cues and communication.
Infant Development – “Nature’s milestones”, joint flexibility, muscular strength and coordination improving circulatory, respiratory rhythms, back strength and overall muscle tone.
The Enteric (“Baby Brain”) and the Central Nervous Systems.
Infant Balance and Good Posture
This part of the course demonstrates to parents and practitioners:
Primary preparation for sitting and standing using gravity assisted techniques for stronger structural foundations focusing on the transitions from sitting positions to squatting, crawling, standing and eventually walking.
You will have to avoid baby massage within 24 hrs of a vaccination but you can still attend the class and observe and nurture your baby.
If you miss any of the course the class cannot be refunded or transferred as the following course may be fully booked .
Refunds cannot be given if course cancelled within 48 hrs