The Story Massage Programme is becoming an integral part of tuition at Children’s Hospital Schools across the country.
Story Massage Programme blog
Here is an example of a massage story about going to the dentist. It has been written by play therapists to help children with exploring difficult emotions.
Centre of Excellence awarded to the Early Focus Project in Dublin where the programme is integral within the emotional and wellbeing curriculum.
Centre of Excellence awarded to Thorntree Primary School who share their nurture ideas and positive experiences of using the programme within nurture groups.
Thinking of running an Introduction to the Story Massage Programme Workshop for parents/carers at school? Here’s a six step plan for a successful event.
Our guest blogger is 6 year old Erin who used the Story Massage Programme for her school homework project on light. Her teacher was very impressed.
“It is one of the best training days that I have done,” says a Nurture Teacher at a Glasgow school. She shares the key benefits of the Story Massage Programme for her nurture children.
Help pupils cope with exam stress but sharing a massage story written by a teacher to aid concentration and relaxation in preparation for the exam.
The Story Massage Programme helps improve expressive language and encourage a wider vocabulary. Here is a report from a school in Ireland.