Story Massage Programme blog
A teacher explains how she introduced the Story Massage Programme to a class of children with PMLD as a fully inclusive activity.
The Story Massage Programme is becoming an integral part of tuition at Children’s Hospital Schools across the country.
Seeking consent to touch is integral to the Story Massage Programme. We look at ways of gaining consent – both verbal and non-verbal.
Do I get a certificate after completion of the course? How can I gain a Story Massage Instructor Qualification? We answer some of your questions.
Guest Blogger, Joanna Grace, founder of The Sensory Projects, gives a fascinating insight into the power of story for people of all ages and abilities.
A multi-sensory dimension to storytelling brings a greater sense of engagement, communication and enjoyment for many children and adults. We share two sensory massage stories.
Read about how combining story and massage for children with ADHD can be calming and relaxing. Useful at home or in school.
A teacher and author gives tips and ideas for using meditation alongside the Story Massage Programme to enhance wellbeing and creative writing for children.
A Higher Level Teaching Assistant explains how the Story Massage Programme is a fun and effective way of sharing curriculum topics such as Under the Sea and The Great Outdoors.