Infant Massage

Massage therapy has been accepted as part of health and wellness care for adults for a long time—it is only recently, in western civilization, that it has become recognized as being beneficial for infants (and children) as well. Throughout many parts of India, Africa, and the South Pacific, however, massage has been part of regular parenting […]

Dads/ Birth Partners

The childbearing year is not only challenging for mom but for her partner as well – the physical and especially emotional stresses of conceiving, carrying, birthing and having a child are very much shared by the dad/ birthing partner. Massage therapy is therefore encouraged for dads/ birthing partners as they can benefit from treatments as […]

Postpartum Massage

The postpartum period is a time of many physical and emotional readjustments. After childbirth, the woman’s body undergoes many structural and physiological changes in order to heal from the strains of labour, as well as to return to its pre-pregnancy state. The woman adapts to life with a new baby that demands 24 hour care, […]

Labour Support Massage

Childbirth is a significant experience that you will remember for the rest of your life—it can be both exhilarating and exhausting; the best way to approach it is to be prepared. Labour preparation services are available for women (and their partners) wanting extra coaching prior to the birthing process. These lessons help to improve your […]

Pregnancy Massage

Pregnancy is a natural experience that involves much change throughout the woman’s body. With growth and development of the fetus, comes adaptation by every maternal body system—women are often left in search of coping strategies for dealing with the many physical (and emotional) body changes that arise. The intent of pregnancy massage therapy is to […]