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Baby Massage : Parent-Child Bonding Through Touch - Amelia Auckett

Baby Massage

Parent-Child Bonding Through Touch


Published: 1st October 2004
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This classic handbook now back in printa fully illustrated, time-tested approach to the techniques and benefits of parent-child touch. The latest research on infant development shows that not only is baby massage a pleasurable way to express love and establish an emotional bond between parent and childit also has direct and crucial effects on the physical growth of infants. Over 30 b/w photos and drawings. With an introduction by Dr. Tiffany Field, director of the Touch Research Institute at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Baby Massage includes information on:

  • the process of bonding and body contact
  • the positive effects of touch on premature babies
  • how baby massage can heal the effects of birth trauma
  • how baby massage can alleviate colic

"A solid parenting manual...wise and wondrously specific." --"Kirkus Reviews""Highly recommended." --"Library Journal""Offers guidance and assurance for those who want to grow close to their babies through massage." --"Bookmarks""Utilizing an abundance of photos and diagrams...can be used by interested new parents as well as more experienced individuals." --"The Midwest Book Review"

ISBN: 9781557040220
ISBN-10: 1557040222
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 128
Published: 1st October 2004
Publisher: Newmarket Press,U.S.
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.3 x 14.0  x 1.0
Weight (kg): 0.15
Edition Type: Revised