Infant massage is a bonding activity between parents and their children. Infant massage is being embraced by a wide variety of professionals who are incorporating it into their practices to help families cope with children with special needs as well as healthy full term newborns. Simply speaking, infant massage uses a variety of specialized massage techniques including, vocalization, eye-to-eye contact, and other positive behavioral reinforcements to create bonding with parents and infant.This course provides you the basic training to coach carer or parents in loving touch, skin to skin touch.
• Infant massage history and theory
• How to prepare the massage and get ready
• Infant development and baby cues
• Infant Strokes按摩手法
- I Love You
- PAIN RELIEF - COLIC ROUTINE
• Common infant conditions
• Bonding and relaxation skills
• Role and responsibilities as a educator
This course includes 9 hours lecture teaching and students are recommended to have 4 hours self-study and practicum.
Course fee includes: Educator manuals (either English or Chinese), doll, online support, videos, massage oil and parent tips for teaching.