Tammy McLellan Director of Training

Tammy McLellan
Director of Training

Tammy has taught massage since 1991, and has striven to bring Baby Massage into mainstream Health Education. She's trained hundreds of NHS, local authority & private sector therapists, and still loves sharing her skills directly with Parents.

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"Very informative and easy to follow.  I liked the relaxed, informal atmosphere which put me at ease." Edinburgh, August '09

 

Baby Massage Instructors Course

Learn how to teach Parents to massage their babies. It's a three day course, with the initial two days training and a follow-up assessment day about 3 months later.

  • We come to you - for groups of six to twelve, we travel to you. Optimise your budget & reduce travel expense & time away. 
  • You come to us - individuals can join our regular courses in Edinburgh.

  • Small class size for personal & individual attention.

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The gap after your initial training allows sufficient time for participants to complete the coursework. This includes running your own baby massage classes, or teaching at least 2 sets of individual parents with babies on a 1:1 basis.  This is particularly helpful as you can visit families in their own homes.

Who takes this course?

  • Health care professionals

  • Qualified massage therapists

  • Nursery nurses

  • Family support workers

  • Sure Start teams

  • Other health professionals

  • Passionate parents who want to spread the word

What do you learn?

  • Baby massage strokes for full-term, pre-term & special needs babies.
  • Benefits of massage for babies & parents
  • Contra-indications
  • Environment and positioning
  • Considering the relationship between parent and baby
  • How to teach a class
  • How to teach individual sessions with a parent & baby

Cost:  £275.00 per person (£50.00 deposit)

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Baby Massage - Clinical Supervision & Child Massage Study Day

This course is for Professionals who have already trained in baby massage and have been teaching parents. It's a review of the Baby Massage Strokes and how to adapt them for parents & children aged 2 to 10 years old. This Study Day is run about every 6 months.  

Please complete an Enquiry Form or contact us for more information.