massage

Massage Therapy

Massage therapy is used for a variety of clients, such as children with cerebral palsy, autism, toe walking, and spasticity to name a few.

Benefits of massage include but are not limited to:

  • Calming a child
  • Decreasing anxiety
  • Improving muscle tone
  • Promoting good sleep habits
  • Increasing focus/sensory integration
  • Decreasing aversion to touch
  • Reducing pain
  • Improving flexibility and range of motion

Benefits of massage for newborns include but are not limited to:

  • Improving digestion
  • Stimulating nervous system to build muscle tone, coordination, and brain function
  • Increasing circulation
  • Calming to improve sleep habits
  • Boosting immune system
  • Healing from birth trauma