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Infant Massage – Medford, OR
August 1 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating until August 29, 2022
For parents of non-mobile infants
Aug 1 – Aug 29, 2022
*Interpretación en español disponible
In-person @ Doulas & Company
“Family Community Center”
305 N Bartlett St, Medford, OR
Why spend time learning Infant Massage with your little one? Massage is a form of self-regulation. This is a relaxing time for you and your infant will learn early self-regulation skills through body & brain stimuli, have better digestion, better sleep and a host of other positive benefits. It’s been studied that school-aged kiddos that received soothing infant massage, as well as other self-regulation techniques as they age, are more calm and less prone to anxiety and tension than their classmates who did not receive early supports
Every session has massage for baby and parent led discussions about infant care, infant mental health and caregiving.
Session 1: Benefits to Massage for baby, Behavioral States,
Session 2: Listening to Baby, Relief of Gas/Colic, Difference between engagement and disengagement of baby.
Session 3: Baby’s moods and emotions, Baby may be Disorganized?, Stressed?, Overloaded?
Session 4: Baby Behavioral States, Parent Relaxation.
Session 5: Suggestions for massaging your growing child, Benefits of continuing to provide massage for your growing child.
If you are needing extra supports for attendance, please contact Diana: [email protected] 541-734-5150 x1050
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