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Family Development Resources, Inc. * NurturingParenting.com * 1.800.688.5822 *Available in Spanish **Available in Spanish & Other Languages Resource Materials Nurturing Touch®: Learning & Teaching the Art of Infant Massage Kalena Babeshoff and Juliana Dellinger, M.S.E. Both Parents and Babies Benefit from the Infant Massage Experience: • Massage enhances communication and deepens feelings of attachment between parent and baby that promotes the physical and emotional well-being of babies and young children. • Parents experience increased confidence and competence in caring for baby. • Infant Massage helps families develop nurturing care giving routines. • Massage helps babies relax and release stress. • Babies experience physical relief from symptoms of teething, colic and gas. • Babies experience physical relief from symptoms of teething, colic and gas. • Massage stimulates baby’s growth and development. Nurturing Touch: Instruction in the Art of Infant Massage Handbook This easy-to-use guide is designed to teach parents how to massage their babies. The focus is on Infant Massage as a way to enhance the parent-child relationship through gentle nurturing touch. The Nurturing Touch Handbook accompanies the DVDs and it may be used alone. English or Spanish! To Order Use Code, IFM-H (English) or IFM-SPH (Spanish) - $6.00 PR, B5, PR, B5, YP Nurturing Touch: An Introduction to Infant Massage DVD Twenty-minute instructional DVD that serves as an introduction to the practice of massaging infants. The benefits of massage are described and the strokes of the legs and back (especially enjoyable for both caregiver and infant) are demonstrated. An ideal resource for parents to own and to use as a guide for establishing Nurturing Touch routines. The Infant Massage Handbook accompanies this DVD. T To Order Use Code, IFMS-DVD (20 Minutes) - $24.95 PR, B5, YP Nurturing Touch: Instruction in the Art of Infant Massage DVD Fifty-minute instructional DVD designed for the serious student, parent or instructor of infant massage. The Nurturing Touch DVD begins with an introduction to the benefits of Infant Massage by professionals and parents, followed by the step-bystep demonstration of a complete Infant Massage routine based on Indian and Swedish massage and Touch Relaxation. In addition, the Nurturing Touch DVD provides suggestions for listening and responding to baby responding to baby’s cues and relaxation exercises for parents and caregivers. The Infant Massage Handbook accompanies this DVD. To Order Use Code, IFM-DVD (50 Minutes) - $84.95 PR, B5, YP Prevention Level: Age of Child: 72