LK Childbirth Massage Course Towards Natural Childbirth and Beyond Phase 1 Pregnancy to Birth Group

LK Childbirth Massage Course Towards Natural Childbirth and Beyond Phase 1 Pregnancy to Birth Group

Hybrid Course – Zoom Lecture, Face-to-face teaching, Onsite Practice
Course Code: LKMBC22
Date: 11, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 & 30 November 2022
Venue: D1, 13/F., Hyde Centre, 223 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Fee: HKD5000 (Member); HKD5500 (Non-Member)
Deadline: 4 Nov 2022
Aim and Objectives :

Aim:

To equip midwives with updated, evidence-based knowledge & skills in performing or teaching LK Massage to pregnant or postnatal women and their birth partners in a safe & competent way.

Objectives: 

  • To learn the principles of massage
  • To appreciate the evidence base of LK Massage Programme which promotes natural childbirth
  • To apply massage skills safely to pregnant and laboring women in clinical practice
Content :

LK Childbirth Massage Course

Towards Natural Childbirth and Beyond

Phase 1 Pregnancy to Birth Group

Speaker : Linda Kimber, RN, RM, Therapeutic Masseuse (ITEC), Aromatherapist, Reflexologist, City & Guilds Teaching Certificate, UK ; Local Facilitators: Ms. TONG Wing Hung, APN, O&G, CUHKMC, IBCLC ; Ms. YEUNG Lee Man, Midwife Consultant (QMH), IBCLC
Medium : English
Target : Midwives, preferably those who are working in the Antenatal of Labour ward
CNE / PEM : 30 PEM points
Fee : HKD5000 (Member); HKD5500 (Non-Member)
Award : eCertificate will be issued by Hong Kong Midwives Association to those with 100% attendance & completion of assignment for the course
Enquires : Tel: 2893 8800
Remarks :

Safety Concerns for Participants:

Recommended to those who are

  • currently non-pregnant
  • free from back or limb injuries or pain that restrict bodily movement

Preparations by the Participants:

Participants are required to bring four towels (2 large & 2 medium sizes) and one pillow to the class. Massage oil is available at a cost of ~HK$50 on the day of class at the Association.