Pregnancy Massage Australia

In order to offer Massage & Myotherapy members quality educational programs. The Association has developed criteria for course approval, the programs and presenters listed below meet the Massage & Myotherapy Endorsed Education Activities Program requirements.

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For information on upcoming workshops, please visit the provider's website listed below.

Pregnancy Massage Australia

Contact:Catherine McInerney
Phone number:(03) 9571 6330

Courses held in:Nationally

Course NameCPE Points
Certificate of Pregnancy Massage20
NurtureLife Pregnancy Massage Practitioner20
Postnatal Massage10
Partner Traininer and Massage for Labour10

Course description:

Certificate of Pregnancy Massage

Discover the benefits of massage during pregnancy.

This course will help you understand the many physiological, structural and psychological changes that occur in a woman’s body during pregnancy. You will also discover how beneficial massage is before, during and after labour. You will gain the confidence and guidance to apply appropriate therapeutic massage to your pregnant client.

NutureLife Pregnancy Massage Practioner

Learn how to demonstrate massage techniques for labour. Massage can be used during the birth, to make it easier and more comfortable for the mother. A well prepared partner offering positive support during labour will assist in maintaining relaxation and focus for the labouring mum. In this workshop we will learn how to equip our clients to utilise massage for labour.

We will focus on:

> How and when to recommend massage for labour
> How to prepare a partner massage session
> Specific massage techniques for labour
> Focus on the latent first stage of labour and points to support
the labouring woman.

Postnatal Massage

Postnatal massage promotes relaxation and relieves anxiety having a positive effect
to ease postpartum blues. The mother’s body will be adjusting and undergoing many
changes. There are many considerations in supporting and nurturing a new mum and baby.

We will focus on:

> Massage after a natural birth
> Massage after caesarean
> Massage to rebalance the body
> Massage to relieve tension from breast feeding

For further information regarding this Approved Provider and their workshops please visit the website listed above.

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