July 29, 2010

Infant Massage Certification Training August 30-September 2


The TREDS Project from Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt announces a special
Infant Massage
Certification Training
August 30-September 2, 2010 in Nashville, TN


Join us for this fun and interactive workshop designed to help you guide parents to connect and bond with their babies through nurturing touch and massage.

Learn the lifelong benefits of nurturing touch for babies and parents that can help create more caring communities.

• A comprehensive, interactive, evidence-based 4-day training
• 15-point curriculum created by Vimala McClure, author of Infant Massage: A Handbook for Loving Parents
• The oldest and largest infant massage training program - presented for over 30 years in over 40 countries
around the world
• Participation in 3 parent-baby classes
• Adaptations for babies born premature and with developmental challenges are included.

Cost: $625 Early Registration by August 9 ($650 Late registration)

This all-inclusive price includes:
• 4 days of training, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at 3401 West End Ave, Suite 460W
• A copy of Infant Massage: A Handbook for Loving Parents
• The International Infant Massage Educator Manual and other teaching materials
• An exam review and certification processing recognized in the US and internationally
• 1-year membership in Infant Massage USA , the US affiliate of IAIM
To register, submit the registration form to:
Juliana Dellinger-Bavolek, 146 Windover Drive , Asheville , NC 28803
• Include a deposit of $100 or the full tuition payment

For more information, contact Juliana.dellinger-bavolek@infantmassageusa.org or call 828-777-5354


Continuing Education
Participants receive continuing education credit for attending the 4-day training and the completion of the take- home exam and practicum:
• Nurses receive a total of 51.5 CEH
• Occupational therapists - 5.1 CEU
• Child Life Specialists - 56 PDHs
• Massage Therapists - 56 CE
• Physical Therapists - MD 5.1