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Baby Massage

Baby Massage courses for parents and baby are run at our centre on a Monday Morning 10:30 - 11:30 am. Each course runs for 4 weeks by qualified instructors.

 

Benefits of Massage

 

  • Infant-Parent attachment or "bonding"*
  • Relaxation
  • Makes baby feel loved
  • Promotes better sleep
  • Facilitates body awareness
  • Boosts immune system
  • Sensory stimulation
  • Improves skin condition
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Helps digestion
  • Balances respiration
  • Relief for teething pains
  • Help waste elimination
  • Helps build parents' and baby's self-esteem
  • Helps you learn about your baby (their needs and desires)
  • Relaxes parents
  • Pleasurable experience
  • Stimulates production of oxytocin (Oxytocin is a hormone which can be produced by both male and female persons during massage. It is useful as a pain reliever and has a calming effect on the person.)

 

* Bonding is: love, security, connection, acceptance, peace, caring, happiness, interaction, empathy, unity, warmth, joy, communication and familiarity.

 

Bonding may be experienced through eye contact, touch, smell, taste and listening

 

"Bonding is a unique relationship between two people. It is specific and endures through time."
M. KLAUS

If you would like more information, or would like to book you and your baby onto the course contact 0151 233 4770.
(Demand for places is quite high so you may find there is a small waiting list).

    Contact Details

  • Stoneycroft Children's Centre 38 Scotia Road
  • Stoney Croft Liverpool L13 6QJ
  • Tel: 0151 233 4770

    Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday: Mon- Fri. 8am – 6pm
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