In this training you will learn the tools and information to support women through the childbearing year. We will go over anatomy, positioning, contraindications, and specific techniques for working with pregnant and postpartum women.
A woman's body changes so much to accommodate the growing baby. Massage can help to relieve some of the aches and pains that happen in the body during pregnancy. It can also help settle some the emotions and stress that occur during the childbearing year . Postpartum massage after the baby is born, is a wonderful way to integrate the birth process and help you body unwind from the birth and the demands of mothering a newborn.
About Kelly: Kelly has been doing massage for over 20 years. After the birth of her son in 2003, she became interested in Prenatal and Postpartum Massage. She has taken both basic and advanced trainings with Carol Osborne in Prenatal and Postpartum Massage. She has taught Prenatal and Postpartum massage at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, Cranwell Resort and Berkshire Community College. She works at the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health and also has a private practice in Chatham, NY.