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Published: Thursday 22 September 2022

What age range is baby and toddler reflexology suitable for?

If you're planning to learn to teach baby and toddler reflexology, it's useful to understand the potential age of babies or toddlers that can safely and enjoyably come to your…

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Published: Wednesday 21 September 2022

Research update: the effect of baby massage in increasing quality of sleep and infant body weight

Published earlier this year, a new piece of research looking at the effect of baby massage in increasing quality of sleep and infant body weight appeared in the Journal of…

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Published: Tuesday 23 August 2022

Student spotlight: Gemma Cross

It's always interesting finding out about someone's background, inspiration and career path. Here we meet Gemma, from South Tynecross, who's completed her infant massage…

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Published: Wednesday 03 August 2022

The benefits of toddler yoga for children

For anyone who has seen a toddler yoga session take place, you will know that toddlers are natural little yoga people. Many of the adult yoga poses emulate what a toddler…

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Published: Wednesday 03 August 2022

Top tips for your toddler yoga class

Leading your first toddler yoga classes will be fun and exciting but, no doubt, there will be an element of apprehension as well. Here are some top tips to help make those first…

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Published: Wednesday 20 July 2022

Baby and toddler yoga breathing techniques: equal breathing

We've recently looked at the importance of breath work in baby yoga, and we cover it on our baby yoga instructor course and toddler yoga teacher course. Here's a breathing…

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Published: Wednesday 13 July 2022

Our essential top 5 baby yoga reads

Whether you’re an experienced baby yoga teacher, or your coming to it for the first time, it’s always useful to read around the topic and familiarise yourself with the background, the…

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Published: Tuesday 19 July 2022

What are the benefits of baby yoga for parents and carers?

We’ve looked at the overall benefits of baby yoga, as well as those specific to the child. Here we identify some of the main benefits for parents or carers. If you’re already tea…

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Published: Wednesday 06 July 2022

The six areas of child development

For those of you thinking about choosing a course aimed at teaching toddlers or preschool children (such as Music and Movement, toddler yoga, Calmer Stories or perhaps baby and…

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Published: Sunday 26 June 2022

Preparing to teach your baby yoga class

We cover all you need to know to teach baby yoga classes on our instructor courses, but it's always good to revisit and refresh ourselves on good practice. Here we look at points…

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Published: Tuesday 21 June 2022

Why teach toddler yoga?

Founder of To Baby and Beyond, and course tutor, Julie Cleasby tells us why she believes that toddler yoga is a great activity for children, parents, carers and teachers alike!…

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Published: Saturday 04 June 2022

What age are baby massage classes suitable for?

We're often asked about the age range for babies to come along to baby massage sessions. There's not an absolutely definitive answer as, of course, all babies are different. …

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