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Positive Nurturing Touch, Learn Family Massage
As a qualified practitioner of the Massage in Schools Programme (MISP) I am bringing the MISP routine into the local community...for children of all abilities up to the age of 12 and their parents or carers.
This encourages positive nurturing touch, body sovereignty, clear boundaries, relaxation and embodiment.
**Provides a positive model for emotional health and wellbeing
**Provides a positive tool against bullying
**Helps children receive and give nurturing touch
**Enables children to feel good about themselves, raising self esteem
**Encourages an environment of care and respect
**Teaches the difference between positive, healthy touch and negative, inappropriate touch
**Provides an inclusive programme that embraces all abilities, faiths and races
**Encourages and sustains creative and fun approaches to learning
**Encourages children to learn from each other and work together
**Supports the learning of subjects from across the curriculum
‘ The Massage in Schools Programme is a fun, whole school, preventative strategy for promoting respect and reducing bullying. It is a strategy that I feel should be considered by all primary schools fitting, as it does, into all the initiatives’.
~ John Stead - NSPCC Education Advisor and DfES anti-bullying co-ordinator for West Yorkshire
**Improves calmness and concentration
**Increases self confidence and self esteem
**Improves social skills with a greater number of relationships/friendships with peers and adults
**Children feel happier and more relaxed
**Reduces aggressive behaviour and bullying
**Creates a positive attitude and greater engagement with learning
**Improves ability to work in groups and independently
**Greater creativity and problem solving
**Increases awareness of the body and signs of stress and anxiety
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This workshop is by donation only and booking is essential.
Contact Claire with questions or to book
07426 894 640