Join Liddle Kidz Founder, Tina Allen, at the Georgia Massage School for a very special course -- Introduction to Touch Therapy for Liddle Kidz® with Cerebral Palsy.
Located in Suwanee, the Georgia Massage School is led by the best in the massage therapy business. Laurie Craig, co-founder of the Georgia Massage School, is the 2007 recipient of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) National Teacher of The Year award. She is the only recipient ever honored with this prestigious award currently teaching in the state of Georgia.
During this introductory class, participants will learn to use appropriate touch therapy activities for children affected by Cerebral Palsy.
This session is for:
Massage Therapists and other healthcare providers, massage therapy students, and families of children with cerebral palsy, who wish to learn about the benefits of Pediatric Massage for children affected by Cerebral Palsy.
Participants will learn:
- Pediatric Massage adaptations and nurturing touch techniques for children with cerebral palsy
- The benefits of Pediatric Massage for children with cerebral palsy and relevant research facts
- Contraindications to the use of Pediatric Massage
- Stress reduction techniques for caregivers
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Finally, an advanced pediatric massage therapy training program for healthcare professionals who wish to provide touch therapy for children with Cerebral Palsy (CP). The Liddle Kidz® Foundation course is an intense, fun and effective way to advance your pediatric massage therapy skills and embrace children who have been diagnosed with one of several different types of cerebral palsy, including spastic, dyskinetic, ataxic, hypotonic, and mixed.
Cerebral palsy is condition, sometimes thought of as a group of disorders that can involve brain and nervous system functions such as movement, learning, hearing, seeing, and thinking.
Founded by master teacher and philanthropist Tina Allen, the Liddle Kidz® Foundation offers a new, comprehensive, research based training course and teaches students what they really need to know to become an advanced professional in the area of pediatric massage therapy.
Any experienced healthcare professional will tell you that there is a world of difference between learning how to massage a child from a book or DVD, and knowing how to provide the best care to meet a child and families needs, however, there are few opportunities to learn the skills they really need from a working healthcare professional who has provided infant and pediatric massage education throughout the world.
With specialized advanced training in Pediatric Massage Therapy, you have the unique opportunity to impact a child with Cerebral Palsy for a lifetime.