Mary Ann Sacino, MS, Sp. Ed., Mary Anne Martin, OTR and Katie Wilson, OTR, will demonstrate infant massage on dolls. Infant massage is a way for you to gently nurture and spend time with your baby. Research suggests that infant massage can have various health benefits and
- Encourage interaction between you and your baby
- Help your baby relax and sleep
- Positively affect infant hormones that control stress
- Reduce crying
Only parents will perform massage strokes on their child; this program will take place in the Storytime Room.