In-House Training – Online Course Option

Are you looking for new ideas for In-House Training? Here are five key benefits of the flexible online course for your team members. Indeed, this option is proving so popular for schools and organisations that we are now offering a discount of one FREE place when you book 10 places on the Story Massage Programme online training.  Continue reading

Introducing Story Massage to Pupils with PMLD

What are the practical implications of introducing the Story Massage Programme to a class of children with PMLD? And how can these be overcome? Here are some helpful guidelines from Heather North, written while she was a class teacher at Lexden Springs Special School.  Indeed, Heather, who is pictured below (right) found the programme to be so beneficial that she wrote a special massage story as a fun way of presenting her work at a teachers’ meeting! Continue reading

Ten Benefits of the Story Massage Online Course

We have had so many positive reviews for our Story Massage Online Course that it is hard to know how to share all the many benefits and applications. So, we decided to ask for feedback from our most recent students to discover how the training has helped ten different people working with the programme in ten different ways … Continue reading

Animals, Jungle and Mini-beasts as Curriculum Topics

We’ve grouped together ‘Animals’, ‘Jungle’ and ‘Mini-beasts’ for this themed blog. Enjoy our free resources including a selection of different massage stories and a truly wonderful follow-along video to help support your amazing work with the Story Massage Programme. Continue reading

The Sea and Oceans as Curriculum Topics

We’ve gathered together some wonderful examples of different massage stories to help with the topics of ‘Under the Sea’ and ‘Oceans’ as curriculum subjects. We hope this selection of ideas portrays the versatility of the Story Massage Programme for individuals of all ages and abilities. Continue reading

Best Practice Award Winners – December 2021

Many congratulations to our latest Best Practice Award winners who share the many benefits of the Story Massage Programme in respectful and meaningful ways in a whole variety of settings. Their work shows the versatility, creativity, and fun of the programme for people of all ages and abilities.

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Centre of Excellence Award Winners – December 2021

We are delighted to announce our four latest Centre of Excellence Award winners. This prestigious award is presented to schools, charities, and organisations where at least four members of staff are trained in the Story Massage Programme, and they have been using it for over a year. Our four new Centres of Excellence have shown great creativity, versatility, and enthusiasm for sharing the benefits of the programme with learners of varying ages and abilities. Continue reading