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Philadelphia, PA • October 2020 • Please Call or Email

October 17 - October 18

$600

CLASS SUMMARY

Participants through careful instruction are trained to teach parents/primary caregivers how to massage their newborns and children through a hands-on demonstration approach using a doll. Only parents/caregivers have immediate contact with their children. The training is presented through Powerpoint presentations, lecture, audio-visual aids, discussion, and hands-on participation with dolls through a demonstration lab with parents and their newborns each day of the training. Post practicum portion follows the training to conclude certification. Participants who successfully complete the post-training exam, practicum and successfully pass achieve their Certified Infant Massage Instructors (CIMI®) Certificate. Graduates become a part of the International Registry of CIMI’s through ILTF.  Read more about Becoming a CIMI®. For more information on continuing education (see CE HOUR Accreditation information)

Start Date:

October 2020

Times:

  • October 17, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • October 18, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Lunch break 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Trainer:

Diana Moore, MS, LMT, CIMI®, ILTF Trainer

Local Contact:

Bobbie Posmontier, PhD, CNM, PMHNP, CIMI® • (215) 495.3050 • bobbiepos@gmail.com

 Who Can Attend: 

The CIMI® Certified Infant Massage Instructor program is an evidence-based program (discipline: prevention) designed for Nurses, Early Intervention Specialists, Occupational and Physical Therapists, Massage Therapists, Developmental Specialists, Parent Educators, Child Life Specialists, Social Workers and other interested professionals who are licensed and work with infants and children.

Readings and Supplies:  (<< click on this link to order supplies: books or books+doll: down arrow)

  • 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

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Details

Start:
October 17
End:
October 18
Cost:
$600
Event Category:

Organizer

Diana Moore, MS, LMT, CIMI®, ILTF Trainer
Phone:
503-253-8482
Email:
info@lovingtouch.com
Website:
https://lovingtouch.com/profile/diana.moore/

Venue

Thomas Jefferson University
233 South 10th Street - BLSB 105
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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