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Lake Elsinore, CA – March 7 – 8, 2024 – CIMI® – Diana Moore, Licensed Trainer

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm PST

$720.00

Certified Infant Massage Instructor Training CIMI®

Hosted by: About the Kids, Early Intervention Services, Inc. 

CLASS SUMMARY:

Through our comprehensive training, participants are given the skills they need to guide/instruct their parents/primary caregivers about The Loving Touch® Method© of Massage with their newborns/children through a doll demonstration approach. This is a parent-delivered activity. The goal is to reinforce and empower parents/caregivers to have quality hands-on contact with their children which improves the parent/child bonding/attachment connection. Our certification training is presented through PowerPoints/Keynotes, lectures, audio-visual aids, shared discussions, and hands-on learning with dolls. There will be a live demonstration lab/or Zoom session with parents and their newborns each day of the training for more in-depth instruction and practical experience.

The Post-Practicum Exam portion following the training to complete certification is accomplished through our “new online” Open-Book exam, instructing The Loving Touch® Method© of massage to four families with infants/children, parent/infant observational write-ups, and parent feedback evaluations from each family.  Participants completing the Post-Practicum Exam and successfully passing will achieve their Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI®) Certification.  Participants are given a 2-month timeline to complete the Exam process.  An exam extension may be approved on an individual request.

Graduates become a part of the International Registry of CIMI® through the International Loving Touch Foundation, Inc.  Read more about Becoming a CIMI®. Information on continuing education (see CE HOUR Accreditation information)

Who Can Attend:  The CIMI® Certified Infant Massage Instructor program is an evidence-based practice (discipline: prevention) designed for Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Speech Language, Early Intervention Specialists, Occupational and Physical Therapists, Massage Therapists, Developmental Specialists, Doulas, Parent Educators, Child Life Specialists, Social Workers, Home-base visitors, and all healthcare professionals who work with infants and children. Other interested individuals should contact us directly.

Trainer:

Diana Moore, Founder, CIMI®, ILTF Trainer

(503) 253-8482 info@lovingtouch.com

Times:

  • March 7, 2024, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Thursday)
  • March 8, 2024, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Friday)
  • Lunch break 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Free Baby Massage Daily Demo 2:00 – 3:30 PM daily (Jamie Johnson -call to register- 951-444-1285) 

Included Readings & Supplies:

  • Instructor Training Manual, handouts and oil.
  • Touch — by Tiffany Field
  • Baby Massage: Calming Power of Touch — by Heath and Bainbridge
  • Brain-Based Parenting — by Hughes & Baylin
  • Modalities of Massage – Elaine Stillerman, Chapter Six: Infant Pediatric Massage by Diana Moore  (available only through Loving Touch)
  • Demonstration Doll: LaBaby Doll by Berenguer. 20” Soft Body with vinyl or non-cloth head, arms, and legs.
  • Specify doll choice at check out: Asian, African/American, Caucasian, Hispanic/Latino

Training Fee: $720. Includes all books, supplies & shipping

PLEASE SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING WHEN APPLYING:

1) One recommendation/character reference letter from a health care professional or professional supervisor/peer recommending you to this program.

2) One personal letter explaining why you want to learn and teach the Loving Touch® Parent-Infant Massage Program. (150-200 words)

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Details

Start:
March 7 @ 8:00 am PST
End:
March 8 @ 5:00 pm PST
Cost:
$720.00
Event Category:
Website:
http://aboutthekids.net

Organizers

Diana Moore, MS, LMT, CIMI®, Licensed Trainer
About the Kids, Early Intervention

Venue

About the Kids, Early Intervention
31569 Canyon Estates Drive, Suite 234
Lake Elsinore, CA 92532 United States
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Phone
951-444-1285
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