Course Descriptions

PDI-220, Prenatal, Delivery, Infant Massage

The birth year is a year of tremendous change for a woman’s body and mind. This course shows students how to do safe, supportive massage to relieve the physical discomforts of pregnancy, assist in a meaningful way during labor and delivery, and help in the recovery process following birth. Students learn contraindications to prenatal massage and positioning concerns during the trimesters. Students also learn the benefits and applied techniques of infant massage.

36 Clock Hours / 1.5 Qtr. Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: Swedish Massage or Instructor approval