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March 23-24, 2022 – WED/THURS Certified Infant Massage Instructor Training CIMI®

March 23 @ 8:00 am - March 24 @ 5:00 pm CDT

$500.00 – $700.00

CLASS SUMMARY:

Participants through detailed instruction are trained to teach parents/primary caregivers The Loving Touch Method© of massage to their newborns and children through a demonstration approach using a doll. This is a parent activity. Only parents/caregivers have hands-on contact with their children. The training is presented through in-depth evidenced-based Keynotes, lecture, audio-visual aids, shared discussions, and hands-on learning with dolls. There will be an in-person demonstration lab/or Zoom with parents and their newborns each day of the training. The Post-Practicum portion follows the training to conclude certification. Participants completing the Post-Practicum which includes: Open-book exam, parent instructional practicum and successfully pass, achieve their Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI®) Certificate. Graduates become a part of the International Registry of CIMI’s through International Loving Touch Foundation, Inc.  Read more about Becoming a CIMI®. Information on continuing education (see CE HOUR Accreditation information)

IL Early Intervention Training Program | 16 credential credit hours in the area of Working with Families ( is pending approval)

Who Can Attend: 

The CIMI® Certified Infant Massage Instructor program is an evidence-based program (discipline: prevention) designed for Nurses, Early Intervention Specialists, Occupational & Physical Therapists, Massage Therapists, Developmental Specialists, Parent Educators, Child Life Specialists, Social Workers, Home-base visitors and other healthcare professionals who work with infants and children. Other interested individuals should contact us directly. Conditions of participation: Participants must be COVID-19 vaccinated. 

Time & Date:

  • March 23, 2022, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 
  • March 24, 2022, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Trainer:

Lynn Barts, MA, CIMI®, ILTF Trainer

(314) 313-5970

info@iteachbabymassage.com

Readings and Supplies:

(To add supplies select from the enrollment options below)

  • Touch — by Tiffany Field
  • Baby Massage: Calming Power of Touch — by Heath and Bainbridge
  • Brain-Based Parenting — Hughes & Baylin
  • Infant & Pediatric Massage — Diana Moore (available only through Loving Touch)
  • Demonstration Doll: 20” Soft Body with vinyl or non-cloth head, arms, and legs. Recommendation: LaBaby Doll by JC Toys.
  • Optional Readings: Handbook of Infant Mental Health – Charles Zeanah
  • Optional Readings: Modalities of Massage – Elaine Stillerman, Chapter Six: Infant Pediatric Massage by Diana Moore

Tickets

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CIMI® Training - EARLY REGISTRATION * with Supplies
$ 700.00 $ 600.00
CIMI® Training - EARLY REGISTRATION
$ 600.00 $ 500.00

Details

Start:
March 23 @ 8:00 am CDT
End:
March 24 @ 5:00 pm CDT
Cost:
$500.00 – $700.00
Event Category:
www.lovingtouch.com

Organizer

Lynn Barts, MA, CIMI®, Instructor Trainer
Phone:
(314) 313-5970
Email:
info@iteachbabymassage.com
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Venue

The Wildwood Hotel, Wildwood, Missouri
2801 Fountain Place
Wildwood, MO 63040 United States
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Phone:
314-313-5970