Prenatal Thai Massage is a healing system that nourishes moms-to-be as their bodies prepare for childbirth.
The rhythmic movements help to decrease physical and emotional stress. Recipients of often state improved mobility, as well as a more restful night’s sleep.
In my Prenatal Thai Massage courses and book, healing arts practitioners will learn to use their hands, feet, and knees to safely apply various techniques. The sessions are performed fully clothed on a mat on the floor.
About Vanessa Hazzard, BASc, LMT
Owner/Teacher of Science & Soul Education For Massage and Movement Professionals
Owner of Science & Soul Education for Massage & Movement Professionals
Vanessa Hazzard, LMT is an author, educator, and massage therapist with 14 years of experience in the massage therapy field. She practices Thai Yoga Massage in Philadelphia, PA. As a practitioner, Vanessa is experienced, and skilled at relieving pain. As a continuing educator, she is thorough and leads fun hands-on classes. She is author of Prenatal Thai Massage: for Relaxation & Pain Relief. Her volunteerism and commitment to mental health and trauma-awareness in yoga and bodywork has landed her features on NPR, Philly.com, and speaking engagements at Drexel University and non-profit organizations. She has also been featured in Massage Today. Vanessa has shared her expertise as an advisory board member for massage therapy schools, as well as Belmont Behavioral Health’s mood disorder program. Over the past decade, she has taught hundreds of massage therapy professionals at spas, wellness centers, conferences, and retreats. Vanessa has attended International Training Massage (ITM) in Chiang Mai, Thailand, and has earned her Bachelor of Applied Science in Massage Therapy at Siena Heights University. She is currently earning her Master of Education in Adult and Continuing Education from Rutgers University.
Her continuing education classes for massage therapists and wellness professionals will increase your knowledge base and affirm your love for healing arts! Each class blends the science and soul of massage therapy! This means that you will be getting an ample amount of anatomy, while also embracing the healing connection between client and therapist.
PA Massage License MSG000869 | NCBTMB Approved Provider 451899-12