Massage Instruction classes are taught by practitioners Camille Desantis & Claudia Green.
Camille specializes in Prenatal Massage and is trained as a Doula (birth partner) and has been honored to attend mothers in labor. Claudia has a background in Montessori education and enjoys teaching people how to incorporate basic massage techniques into their lives. $75 per hour per couple.
Swedish Massage Instruction (for 2 people)
Gain practical skills for working on friends or loved ones. Choose from our 3 hour class where you’ll learn basic massage strokes, good body mechanics and basic supplies you’ll need to give and receive a Swedish massage or our 90 minute class for couples who don’t have a massage table at home and is geared toward massages for head, feet, hands and other areas easily massaged without a table.
Pre-Natal Massage Instruction
Pregnancy massage focuses on the special needs of the mother-to-be as her body goes through the dramatic changes of the childbirth experience. Specific techniques can reduce pregnancy discomforts and concerns and enhance the physiological and emotional well-being of both mother and fetus.
Infant Massage Instruction
A loving way to introduce positive touch at the very beginning of a child’s life. Learn techniques to help improve sleep, reduce gas, relieve colic and encourage muscle development and coordination. Available for private and group instruction at Wellville.
Acupressure for Labor and Birth
A class for expectant mothers and their partners. Learn where to find acupressure points and how they may be helpful during labor. Identify points that help to relieve pain and nausea, improve the efficiency of contractions and aid cervical dilation. Available for private and group instruction.