The Infant Massage Institute mission is to provide massage services, education awareness, and training to parents and caregivers which will stimulate parent-child bonding to empower relationships and build stronger families.
Infant Massage Institute promotes pregnancy wellness and takes a natural approach for mother- baby bonding. Our DVD teaches parents and caregivers the significance in massaging their baby from birth allowing for a stronger parent-child bond.
The nurturing touch and attention offered by parents and caregivers, communicate to children they are loved, valued, and whole, fostering healthy self-esteem. By providing positive experiences of touch, Infant Massage Institute,Inc. helps children develop a positive self-image.
Marie-Josee Berard is a National Certified Licensed Massage Therapist with over 20 years of experience trained in nine (9) modalities including:
- Pre-Post Natal Massage
- Infant Massage
- Lymphatic Drainage
- Myofascial Release
Ms. Berard is approved by the Board of Florida Massage Therapy and is an Infant Massage Continuing Educational Provider. A leader in her industry, Marie-Josee is sought out by top doctors, birth centers, hospitals, and schools to share her knowledge and expertise. Her talents serve companies including but not limited to the Hyatt, Babies R Us, and Whole Foods.
Marie-Josee’s passion is to help support families through education in pre-natal and infant massage.