A – Z of the Benefits of the Story Massage Programme

Here’s a fun A – Z of the some of the many benefits of the Story Massage Programme. We asked trained practitioners to share their ideas and we were overwhelmed by the positive response. So many different suggestions for our A – Z. We hope you enjoy it. We are sure you will keep adding to the list!

Benefits of the Story Massage Programme


·      Anticipation

·      Belonging

·      Communication

·      Diverse

·      Empowering

·      Fun

·      Global

·      Happy Memories

·      Inclusive

·      Joy

·      Kindness

·      Learning

·      Mindfulness

·      Nurturing

·      Oxytocin

·      Positive touch

·      Quality Time

·      Relaxing

·      Sensory

·      Therapeutic

·      Unlimited options

·      Versatile

·      Wellbeing

·      Xtra special 1-1 time

·      Yes – asking permission

·      ZZZZ – bedtime

Teacher with young child doing the Story Massage Programme

Would you like to train in the Story Massage Programme?

Are you inspired by this A-Z of the benefits of the Story Massage Programme?  Sign up for our Story Massage Online Course and help share the joy and inclusivity with the children or adults in your care – at home or at work.

We teach you how to share the ten Story Massage strokes and work with you to adapt familiar stories and even create some sensory stories of your own. Ideal for all teachers, SEN staff, support staff, therapists, Early Years practitioners, those working with people with additional needs, Baby Massage Instructors, Relax Kids Coaches… everyone with an interest in sharing positive touch activities with children and adults of all ages and abilities.