International Association Of 

Infant Massage Courses

IAIM Baby Massage

5 Week International Association of Infant Massage Course

What are the benefits of infant massage?

The techniques used are based on yoga movements, Swedish massage, Indian massage and reflexology. Infant massage enhances:


Bonding, communication, undivided attention, respect, love, nurturing touch, empathy


All vital systems e.g. circulation, digestion, immune, nervous, as well as language development, sensory integration, mind/body awareness


Improved sleep, increased flexibility, reduction of stress levels and stress hormones


Colic, constipation, excess mucus, teething, discomfort, tension, growing pains

What will be provided?

  • Handouts and massage oil for use in class
  • Refreshments

What age group is the course suitable for?

The course is suitable for parents with babies age 0-1 year. However to get the most out of the course, I recommend attending before your baby starts to crawl.

How long will a class take?

  • 1 to 1 ½ hours
  • 1 class per week

(Relaxabub facilitates baby massage courses on behalf of organisations, such as Plunket, SPACE and the Parenting Centre)