An ancient tradition in many cultures, Infant Massage is being rediscovered in the west
offering a new (yet old) way to comfort, nurture and communicate with newborns and infants.
Calms the Central Nervous System
Strengthens & regulates digestion, respiritory and circulatory systems
Offers relief from colic & gas
Aids in relaxation from daily buildup of stress
Enhances early non-verbal communication
Helps the parent/caregiver feel more competent in aiding baby
Teaches baby awareness of their body
Evidence shows that loving, nurturing touch between parent/caregiver and infant has a
positive impact on development. This type of touch can not start soon enough.
Benefits of newborn and infant massage include:
Therapeutic "positive" touch benefits,
for those little ones (preemies) starting life in the NICU,
along with the ones listed above, include:
Descreases touch aversion
Creates a bond between parent/caregiver and newborn
Can begin immediately after birth.
Positive Touch reaffirms parents' support and connection with their little ones.
Initial newborn evaluation free of charge
Infant up to 10 years ~ $30
Children 11 - up to 14 years ~ $40
Infant Massage Instruction ~ $60