Learn to quiet your child with patience and love through the power of massage, and discover simple techniques to help reduce your child’s discomfort from teething, colic and gas, nasal congestion, and stress. The class will provide information about the benefits of massage, review infant states and cues, discuss baby safe oils, and show you touch techniques you can use with your baby and growing child. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat, towel or baby blanket, along with a favorite doll /teddy. Handouts and a bottle of massage oil included.
Melanie Wattles, owner of Baby Strokes, is a Registered Nurse, Certified Infant Massage Instructor, and a Certified Pediatric Massage Therapist. Wattles has over 25 years’ experience in Pediatric and Neonatal Nursing.