Pregnancy Massage is one of our specialty modalities at Bozeman Massage Therapy. Owner and massage therapist Jenny LePage was specifically trained in prenatal and postpartum massage techniques through a series of three 24-hour intensive courses in addition to her base training.
Pregnant woman and moms who have recently given birth undergo significant changes in their bodies that require extra care and attention. Each stage of pregnancy and recovery post-birth may vary in treatment, and each woman's pregnancy may require specific needs.
Extra cautions are taken in prenatal and postpartum massage. Special attention is given to bolstering and positioning, temperature control, proper use of essential oils, meridian points, caution areas of the body and ways of moving, effects of hormones on various systems in the body both during pregnancy and after and relieving the discomforts of structural changes. Most importantly, utmost care is taken to nurture and support women through this wonderful time.