Infant Massage Class in Yakima

If you have a baby who is 6 months or younger and would like to take a one hour class on Infant massage, we have on scheduled on January 31, 2013 from 6-7 pm.  The cost is just $5 for you, your partner and baby to learn this technique. Pre-registration is required by calling 509-248-7322.

Here are some of the benefits of Infant Massage for the baby:

  • Infant-Parent attachment or “bonding”
  • Relaxation
  • Helps 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.)

 

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