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Certified Pediatric Massage Therapist Training | CPMT™  | Hartford, CT | USA

Greetings from Hartford, ConnecticutThe Certified Pediatric Massage Therapist Course (CPMT) is coming to Hartford, Connecticut. This Accredited 2-day professional training, taught by Certified Pediatric Massage Master Teacher Tina Allen, will be held at The Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy (CCMT), located in the heart of Newington/Hartford.

This course is being offered in association with Connecticut Children’s Medical Center’s Dept of OT/PT (Occupational Therapy/PhysicalTherapy) in conjunction with Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy and Ana Maria Verissimo, MD.  Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is developing a Pediatric Integrative Medicine Program with plans to include massage therapy for pediatric patients in this program. The hospital's goal is to provide a strong fConnecticut Children's Medical Centeroundation which will enable growth and sustainability. Training and certification in pediatric massage therapy will be an integral part of this strong foundation.

Connecticut Children's Medical Center prides itself on “Giving children the care they deserve!”

Connecticut Children's Medical Center is dedicated to improving the physical and emotional health of children through family-centered care, research,Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy education and advocacy. We embrace discovery, teamwork, integrity and excellence in all that we do.

At Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy (CCMT) they believe in the transformational power of massage therapy.  They also believe that experiencing the life-enhancing effects of massage first hand, and having a deep awareness and understanding of what massage therapy is about, is the foundation for being able to help others through touch. Core to its mission, CCMT strives to provide comprehensive, professional training in a holistic context. They honor the synchrony of mind-body-heart as we support self-care and personal development.

Hartford, Connecticut, State Capitol BuildingCCMT has been dedicated exclusively to providing massage therapy training since 1980. CCMT has three campuses. The main campus is located in Newington and there is a branch in Westport and one in Groton.   Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy’s comprehensive curriculum integrates technique, science and business with extensive hands-on practice.  Students in selected programs and campus locations can also participate in clinical education experiences in association with Hartford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, William W. Backus Hospital and The Spa at Norwich Inn. Selected CCMT courses have been assessed and approved for up to 40 college credits at Charter Oak State College.

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainWhile in Hartford, visit the children’s Museum.  Educational and entertaining exhibits are the hallmark of this center. Included are a planetarium and a wildlife sanctuary made up of 30 animals, including a mountain lion, a chinchilla and bobcat.

Why not, take a trip back in time and visit the home where Mark Twain wrote several of his famous novels, including "Tom Sawyer," "Huckleberry Finn," and "The Prince and the Pauper."

This Stick-style Victorian mansion was built in 1874 in this famous Nook Farm neighborhood. Guided tours are available in which events from Twain' personal and family life are recounted and the architecture and furnishings are described.


Come to Hartford and discover with us!



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Finally, an accredited pediatric massage certification program for healthcare professionals who wish to expand their practice by providing massage therapy and nurturing touch for pediatricPlease Liddle Kidz, teach my Mommy & Daddy Infant Massage clients.  The Liddle Kidz® Foundation Certification course is an intense, fun and effective way to master the core skills of pediatric massage.

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 provide pediatric massage.

Any experienced 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’s needs, however, there are few opportunities to learn the skills they really need from a working healthcare professional who has provided pediatric massage education throughout the world.

As a CPMT™, you have the special opportunity to provide specialized care through touch therapy to children who need it most.

Begin your Infant and Pediatric Massage Training Today

by registering to join our Hartford Pediatric Massage Training!







August 28 & 29, 2010






10am-6pm | Saturday & Sunday






Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy (CCMT)
75 Kitts Lane
Newington, CT 06111

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$450 USD (Professional Discounted Fee – see registration form for

Discounted Course Rate of $300 for:

  • Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
  • Hartford Hospital
  • St Francis
  • UCONN professionals
  • Graduates of Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy

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Registrations are processed on a first come, first served basis. We recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible as class space is limited.











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This course is provided as specialized continuing education to further your educational background in providing touch therapy for pediatric clients.  This course does not provide certification to touch. 






You must already be certified, or licensed to touch, prior to attending this course.   Proof of certification, or license to touch, is required in addition to your registration form, and course fees, in order to attend this course.  Examples of certification and/or license to touch include: Massage Therapy Certification/License, Nursing License, Physician License, Physical or Occupational Therapist License.  Other certifications may qualify you to attend course, please inquire.

Parents who wish to attend this course to provide touch therapy for their individual child(ren) are welcome after the Teacher approves your attendance.  Please contact us if you are a parent interested in attending.







Required Class Materials:


CPMT Guide (included with course registration fees, provided in class)

* Supplies – please bring massage linens for hands-on practice in class





Recommended Reading:


    • A Modern-Day Guide to Massage for Children | Tina Allen  Buy





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Liddle Kidz Foundation (LKF) is a 501c3 nonprofit educational organization and is approved by numerous professional healthcare boards internationally including, but not limited to, the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) Provider #450613-08; American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Provider #6981; and Board of Registered Nursing - State of California, Provider #15018

For more detailed information please visit our Continuing Education Approvals page for State, Provincial, National and International CE Approvals






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