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Massage for Pregnancy + Labour

  • Hello, Baby! 241 Charlotte Street Peterborough, ON, K9J 2v2 Canada (map)

A class for you + a birth partner!

Join Melanie Wood, Registered Massage Therapist on June 20th from 7pm - 9pm for an informative and hands-on workshop teaching massage techniques for pregnant people and their partner/support person. Coping with the discomforts of carrying and birthing a tiny human can be challenging - massage can help!

Melanie has been an RMT for 11 years with extensive experience treating prenatal and postpartum clients. She chose massage therapy as a profession because she has a passion for using the positive touch of massage to help others improve their wellbeing and assist in their healing. Melanie knows how important touch can be during pregnancy and labour and is excited to bring this great workshop to the Hello, Baby! Hub for you!

What will you learn in class?!

During the workshop, Melanie will give you tools to:

  • Feel empowered as a team to cope with the physical changes of pregnancy and birth

  • Confidently know how and when to perform massage

  • -Decide which positions may be more helpful at different times and easily accommodate the use of massage

  • Manage the different stages of pregnancy and labour naturally with massage techniques

  • Increase your sense of connection, support, and relaxation as a birth team

This workshop is perfect for anyone looking to learn skills that will help them work through the intensity of labour and birth together with a partner. Whether you are a first time parent or having your second or third baby, touch can play an important role in managing your labour together with your partner.

Register online with a few quick clicks - space is limited.

Earlier Event: June 19
Birth Story Hour
Later Event: June 21
The New Parent Club