Offered by Safe Babies and Fostering Early Development
Presenter: Simone van Reeuwyk will share the ins and outs of infant massage, including benefits, current research, adaptations for children of different ages and needs, and what a typical infant massage course for (foster) parents may look like. There will be time for discussion and questions at the end of the presentation.
Simone has worked in the early intervention field for five years
and has served as a consultant for the Fostering Early
Development team for the past two years. She is passionate about
understanding the impact of early trauma on child development and supporting all types of families in providing the best developmental outcomes for children. She is also a consultant for the Vancouver Infant Development program and enjoys teaching yoga and mindfulness to children and families.