Author : Alan Heath
Genre : Family & Relationships
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9780756654849
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 102 page

Baby Massage offers parents and caretakers safe and easy-to-learn massage techniques that reinforce bonding and all-around wellbeing. Step-by-step pictures show simple methods to soothe fretful babies, help them to get to sleep, and ease the pain of common ailments such as colic, and teething. Massage has been proven to enhance babies' and toddlers' brain development, encouraging brighter, happier children--and this beautifully illustrated guidemakes it abundantly clear how easy it is to learn how.

Author : Joanne Bagshaw
Genre : Family & Relationships
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN : 1118070038
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 292 page

Explains massage for preemies, newborns, and toddlers Soothe your baby and promote well-being the all-natural way Curious about baby massage? Featuring illustrations and step-by-step instructions, this friendly guide makes it easy to use techniques that can reduce your baby's stress; ease the discomfort of colic, constipation, and teething; and create a strong attachment between the two of you. You'll also find suggestions for making massage part of your everyday routine. Discover how to: * Ease common ailments * Enhance your bond with your baby * Stimulate growth and development * Comfort a fussy baby * Massage babies with special needs

Author : Jo Kellett
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9780744022056
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File Download : 144 page

Easy massage routines to soothe your baby and communicate love. To a baby, touch is talk, and with these soothing techniques, you and your child can share some of your most fulfilling communicative moments. Calm and comfort your baby from head to toe with a step-by-step full-body massage; discover ways to incorporate massage into your baby's day-to-day routine; and ease common ailments such as colic, teething, and constipation. With expert guidance from a Certified Infant Massage Instructor, explore the physical and emotional benefits of baby massage and enjoy this most intimate way to relax, soothe, and nurture.

Author : Carole Nyssen
Genre : Massage for infants
Publisher : Heinemann
ISBN : 0435456482
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File Download : 160 page

This candidate workbook offers hands-on practical methods to support the VTCT certificate in baby massage.

Author : Peter Walker
Genre : Family & Relationships
Publisher : Hamlyn
ISBN : 9780600636380
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 96 page

Being massaged makes babies relax and cope better with stress, improves their muscular coordination and flexibility and helps them straighten tightly flexed hands and legs. And who better to teach parents how to acquire these essential skills than Peter Walker, the world's best-known baby massage teacher. In this fully revised edition of his bestselling guide, he demonstrates vital new sequences essential for very young babies, which can be done while a baby is clothed.

Author : Sally Lansdale
Genre : Family & Relationships
Publisher : AuthorHouse
ISBN : 9781546291800
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 25 page

This book is a simple and essential guide to the art of Baby Massage. It makes an ideal gift for new parents and is easy to use. An informative guide, full of beautiful illustrations, that has helped me bond even more with my baby (Kate and baby Reuben) Seb loves having a massage and he definitely enjoys the different, deliberate movements to everyday life (Sarah and baby Seb) Make the time even if youre busy - just 5 minutes massage makes a difference (Sally) Sally Lansdale is a Registered Osteopath practising in London, UK This book is dedicated to James and Max who are an inspiration to me and to the memory of their father, Simon

Author : Peter Walker
Genre : Family & Relationships
Publisher : Fair Winds Press
ISBN : 9781610581349
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 96 page

Let one of the top therapists in the field show you simple and effective techniques for relieving common ailments and nurturing the bond you have with your baby. Touch is your baby's first language and plays an essential role in their physical and emotional development. Written by a pioneer in developmental baby massage and yoga for toddlers, renowned physical therapist and bestselling author Peter Walker teaches you vital massage techniques for bonding with your infant and easing common childhood complaints. In Developmental Baby Massage, you'll find: —Therapeutic touch techniques for relieving colic, poor digestion, teething, and irritability —Gentle stretches and yoga postures for promoting balance, flexibility, and agility —Skin-to-skin contact methods for bonding and healthy attachment —Massages for improving circulation and stimulating development —Craniosacral techniques for proper posture and alignment Step-by-step photographs and a stand-up, flip-page format make the techniques easy to follow and master. With Developmental Baby Massage, you'll learn how to use the power of touch to optimize development and give your baby the best start in life.

Author : Anita Thomas-Epple
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
ISBN : 9781444140880
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 96 page

The books in this bite-sized new series contain no complicated techniques or tricky materials, making them ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious. Baby Massage is a short, simple and to-the-point guide to learning basic massage techniques for your baby in a few short steps. Even if they are completely new to massage, in just 96 pages readers will discover how to master the essential movements and some simple routines to help them bond with their baby.

Author : Anita Thomas-Epple
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : Teach Yourself
ISBN : 9781444129045
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 288 page

Baby Massage and Yoga shows you how to get in touch with your baby using the technique of gentle massage and yoga exercises. It offers practical information demonstrating which tools, techniques and insights you'll need to best expose both yourself and your child to the many physical and emotional benefits of massage - including when the best times are, which oils to use and how to set the environment. It connects massage and yoga with story-telling, music and rhyme to increase mental and physical development, giving step-by-step guides simple massage routines for every part of the body. You'll learn simple yoga routines which you can try safely and effectively with your baby. Parents of children with special needs are shown simple, therapeutic exercises and plenty of practical and useful advice. Discover the healing power of touch with this authoritative, helpful and expertly written guide. ABOUT THE SERIES People have been learning with Teach Yourself since 1938. With a vast range of practical, how-to guides covering language learning, lifestyle, hobbies, business, psychology and self-help, there's a Teach Yourself book for whatever you want to do. Join more than 60 million people who have reached their goals with Teach Yourself, and never stop learning.

Author : Vimala McClure
Genre : Family & Relationships
Publisher : Bantam
ISBN : 9780307574794
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 336 page

Discover the gentle art of Infant Massage... In this completely updated version of her renowned classic, Vimala McClure, founder of the International Association of Infant Massage, and its premier proponent in the United States, helps you master the techniques of infant massage so you can incorporate this joyful and wonderful healing art into your baby's life. She shows you why a daily massage can be one of the greatest gifts you give your child...and yourself. For generations mothers the world over have known that the soft stroke of their hands soothes, calms, and communicates their love to their babies. Now scientific research proves that massage can do all that and more. In Infant Massage, McClure shares how massage benefits children--easing discomfort, releasing tension, helping premature infants gain weight, even helping asthmatic children improve breathing function. She explains each step of the massage process with simple easy-to-follow instructions and delightful photographs demonstrating each stroke. You'll also find: Specific routines tailored to help relieve colic, fever, chest and nasal congestion Modified instructions for premature infants and babies with special needs Helpful hints on dealing with crying and fussing Lullabies, rhymes, and games to enhance the massage experience Guidance for teaching children about "good touch" A special chapter dedicated to fathers Compassionate advice for foster and adoptive parents And much more