Infant Massage 101

Four Steps to Get You Started


Begin your journey to learning infant massage with these four easy steps!


Course Curriculum

Welcome and What to Expect

Hear my journey of learning infant massage and how I problem-solved with how to incorporate it into my treatment sessions.

Step One: Myths and Misconceptions

Squash these 4 common myths and misconceptions about infant massage and discover how infant massage is SO much bigger than its name.

Step Two: Under the Magnifying Glass

Investigative research has proven the many benefits of infant massage. You’ll unlock all of the potential gains your caseload can achieve.

Step Three: Our Creative Strength

Explore what it “looks like” to incorporate infant massage into your treatment sessions. Our creative strength gets to be unleashed.

Step Four: Plain and Simple

Uncomplicate the massage strokes to promote parent carryover.

Where to Go From Here

Advance your knowledge in just two days!


Meet Your Instructor

Laura R. Barnhart, OTR/L, CNT, CIIT

Laura is an Occupational Therapist and Certified Neonatal Therapist with 20 years of pediatric experience in home health, out-patient, and NICU settings.She has had extensive training in multiple theory applications such as Sensory Integration, Neurodevelopmental, and Cognitive-Behavioral approaches.Laura has also been certified in infant/child massage since 2004, and then became a Certified International Instructor Trainer in infant massage in 2014. She has been a two-time recipient of the Meade-Johnson grant to certify NICU staff.As an Occupational Therapist, Laura's passion is to promote the overall health and development of the family unit.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.



"Laura is fantastic! So excited to teach my families about infant massage!! It was a great training!! I would highly recommend Laura to anyone interested in taking this course!!"

-Cathy Jo

"Loved every minute of the Certified Infant Massage Coach course. Laura is wonderful. Can’t wait to incorporate everything I learned into my treatment."


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