Pediatric Massage

Pediatric Massage (ages 1-9) is the gentle manipulation of soft tissue to promote health and wellbeing for your little ones. This niche massage can assist with:

  • Improving muscle tone and joint mobility
  • Improving respiratory function and sleeping patterns
  • Improving gastrointestinal function (regular bowel movements)
  • Decreasing pain

Infant Massage

Infant Massage Therapy (ages 12 months and under) also includes the gentle manipulation of soft tissue for infants except it is designed to teach parents and caretakers to administer the techniques at home. Parental application of this massage is aimed at:

  • Improving weight gain
  • Improving respiratory function
  • Strengthening parent-infant bonding via touch
  • Improving sleep patterns

Stride practitioners offering Pediatric and Infant Massage