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Certified Infant Massage Instructor - Greenville, IL

  • Greenville Free Methodist Church 1367 Illinois 140 Greenville, IL, 62246 United States (map)

Loving Touch Certified Infant Massage Instructor Training

CIMI® Loving Touch Certified Infant Massage Instructor 2-Day Training

TRAINER: Lynn Barts, MA, CIMI®/L


Wednesday, June 27 & Thursday, June 28, 2018

8:00 am – 5:00 pm daily


Greenville Free Methodist Church

1367 Illinois Route 140

Greenville, Illinois  62246  


Participants will become a Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI®) through the International Loving Touch Foundation.  Participants will be qualified to teach parents/primary caregivers how to massage their infants and children after completing the 2 day instructor training and completing the written exam  & follow up practicum experience.

The course is taught by a International Loving Touch Foundation Licensed Trainer through presentations, discussions, and readings as well as through hands-on participation with infant massage dolls through two demonstration infant massage classes with parents and their infants.

Your certification is from the International Loving Touch Foundation and issued out of their Portland location upon completing the course and practicum requirements.  Certification requirements include completing a written exam using the reading materials listed below and offering the Loving Touch Infant Massage Curriculum to a minimum of 4 families with completed notes and parent surveys.

The CIMI® Certified Infant Massage Instructor 2-Day Training evidence-based program is designed for Nurses, Early Intervention Specialists, Occupational and Physical Therapists, Massage Therapists, Developmental Specialists, Parent Educators, Child Life Specialists, Social Workers and other interested professionals who are licensed and work with infants and children.


    ***  MUST Print, complete & return CIMI Registration Form (below) & Review Required Materials & Cancellation Policy (below) to complete registration process. 

    Registration fee is $550 after June 4th.  Online Registration Payment available here    

    CIMI Registration Form & Required Materials and Cancellation Policy

    Readings & Supplies (required and separate from registration fee, available through Loving Touch or through other sources.  If purchasing through Loving Touch, please purchase book bundle $62.95 & 20" demonstration doll $37.05)

    • Touch — by Tiffany Field
    • Baby Massage: Calming Power of Touch — by Heath and Bainbridge
    • Brain-Based Parenting — Hughes & Baylin
    • Infant & Pediatric Massage — Diana Moore
    • Demonstration Doll: 20 ” Soft Body with vinyl or non-cloth head, arms, and legs. Recommendation: LaBaby Doll by JC Toys.
    • Optional Readings: Handbook of Infant Mental Health – Charles Zeanah
    • Optional Readings: Modalities of Massage – Elaine Stillermane

    For more information contact 314-313-5970 or