Here are two heart-warming massage stories written especially for the Story Massage Programme and adapted with Story Massage strokes. They are demonstrated by Mary Atkinson, co-founder of the Story Massage Programme accompanied by her teddy, Emmanuel. We hope you will follow-along and enjoy this simple positive touch activity. It is fun and fully inclusive of all ages and abilities.
The Magical Christmas Jumper
You can download the words and strokes here: The Magical Christmas Jumper
The Christmas Robin
You can download the words and strokes here: The Christmas Robin
More about the Story Massage Programme
The Story Massage Programme combines the benefits of positive touch with the creativity of storytelling. Ten massage strokes form the basis of the programme. These strokes have a simple such as The Circle or The Sprinkle, and an easy to recognise symbol making it fully accessible for all ages and abilities.
Would you like to train in the Story Massage Programme?
Are you inspired by these festive massage stories? Would you like to train to share massage stories in your work or home? We run a popular online training course to teach you how to share the ten Story Massage strokes and use them adapt familiar stories or even create some sensory stories of your own. Ideal for Early Years practitioners, teachers, therapists, those working with people with additional needs, Relax Kids coaches… everyone with an interest in sharing positive touch activities with children. All the information is here: Story Massage Programme Online Training.