Our pediatric massage therapy is an alternative treatment that involves the manipulation of tissues and muscles, which helps promote the physical health and psychological well-being of children and adolescents. Pediatric massages are useful for the development of children facing varied physical and developmental challenges.
Massages help create a nurturing, secure feeling for our children. It helps them with physical discomforts or ailments, as well as addresses more emotional/psychological challenges, which impede them from enjoying social interactions.
For young children with autism or ADHD, pediatric massages have been found to reduce their aversion to touch, and increase their ability to focus. Additionally, those with cystic fibrosis have reported feeling less anxious, and having a much easier time breathing after these treatments. Children who can also benefit from our pediatric massages includes those with:
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Down Syndrome
- Cerebral Palsy
- Learning disabilities
Pediatric massages tailored for special needs children are almost impossible to find in Montreal. Even rarer is Yaldei’s massage therapist, who holds a Bachelor’s degree in Special Education & Psychology, giving her distinctive tools & insight on how to address the particular needs of our children.