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Providers for Massage (Infant)

Infant massage classes teach parents how to interact with their baby through a very personal and individualized massage technique. Babies and parents benefit from the soothing massage. Group classes encourage networking between parents.


Resources listed are provided for your information only; please interview and choose carefully to find the care that is right for you.

Loving Hands Infant Massage
Cathy Chase Bautista, RN, CEIM
38 Hawthorne Ave
Corralitos , CA 95076
(831) 247-6667

Infant Massage is easy and fun to learn, and babies love it. It supports better sleep, bonding, digestion, and stress reduction. I am certified as a teacher of Infant Massage for parents/caregivers of babies, and offer a course of 5 weekly classes in your home or mine. I have worked as a midwife and have been a practicing Registered Nurse for 36 years, am bilingual (Spanish) as well as a certified yoga teacher.
Dr. Maureen Rozenn, LAC, DAOM, FABORM
Dr. Maureen Rozenn, L.Ac., DAOM, FABORM
501 Cedar St, Ste B,
Santa Cruz , CA 95060
(831) 426-1093

A board certified fertility specialist, Dr. Rozenn enjoys working with patients from preconception, through pregnancy, and beyond. She is especially well versed in helping women with obstacles to pregnancy become moms. Her office offers several types of Medical Massage, as well as acupuncture, diet/lifestyle counseling, herbal formulas and nutritional supplements. An Integrative Dr., she incorporates lab and imaging diagnostic information into her assessment and treatment. Dr. Rozenn was one of the first acupuncturists in Santa Cruz County to receive her Doctorate in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine with a duel specialization in Women's Health and Pain Management and deeply enjoys helping women achieve their health goals.
Healthy Dragon Kids
Sally Sherriff, Dr. Fellow of Oriental Medicine
320 River Street
Santa Cruz , California 95060
(831) 818-5445

Get to the root of your child's dis-ease!
We offer blood work, allergy testing, hair analysis and muscle testing. Gentle Traditional Oriental Medicine, NAET, nutritional and herbal recommendations, shonishin, cupping, laser, moxibustion and tuina massage for babies and children.

Help for coughing, sleeping issues, pain, digestive problems, musculo-skeletal issues, neurological issues, skin rashes, ear aches, constipation, thrush, etc... as well as for issues such as asthma, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, allergies, developmental issues ADHD, Autism etc...

Monthly Full Moon treatments also available!

As a Doctoral Fellow and Professor of Pediatrics at Five Branches University, Sally is the local "go to" person for children's health!
Holistic Women's Wellness
Shannon Innis CYI, CMP, AIMI
5905 Soquel Drive
Suite 200
Soquel , California 95073
(831) 4197552

Providing massage and yoga services for women and infants during the child-bearing year and beyond. Shannon lovingly supports women as they are born into mothers with prenatal/postpartum massage, private infant massage instruction, mobile prenatal, couples and postpartum yoga instruction. "My life's work is supporting women physically and emotionally."
Satisha Hollandsworth
Hello, my name is Satisha and I am a prenatal specialist. What this means is that I help moms with all stages of pregnancy.
I use a mixture of bodywork and emotional coaching to help moms stay on their birth plan and prepare their body to have an easier birth and faster recovery.

How we can work together and how my work can support you:

⢠Shorter pushing times
⢠More Increased energy
⢠Creating space for baby to do its magic and shimmy into the birth canal and into the right position in the birth canal.
⢠Reduce back pain and back labor
⢠Improved sleep and getting a full nights sleep.
⢠Feeling lighter
⢠More making you feel more comfortable in your body
⢠Walking without cramps
⢠Elevate pain associated with putting on your pants over and rolling over in bed
⢠Pubic synthesis discomfort
⢠Daily headaches
I am here to support you on your journey and I am happy to answer any questions you may have.

To schedule your session please send me an email at
Lisa Piediscalzi, L.Ac., IBCLC
Lisa Piediscalzi
(831) 334-7250

Craniosacral therapy and breastfeeding support for newborns-toddlers. Acupuncture and craniosacral therapy for Moms during the childbearing years. Housecalls available in Santa Cruz County.
Mother's Journey
Kymm Ann Wallin
(831) 334-3917

Kymm Ann has had the honor of working with hundreds of families as they journey into parenthood. She has been attending births for over 17 years, and has served women in a variety of settings. She also offers Birthing From Within Childbirth Classes, Massage for the Childbearing Year and Postpartum Doula services.
Candace Robb, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac. & C.H.
Candace Robb
311 Laurent St.
Santa Cruz , CA 95060
(831) 426-0155

Acupuncturist and herbalist specializing in family care with a focus on women's health and the treatment of infertility, menstrual disorders, prenatal care (fatigue, morning sickness, low back pain, edema, breech), labor induction, postpartum care (insufficient lactation, mastitis, depression), and menopause. Pediatric Traditional Chinese Medicine treatment of babies/children with earache, asthma, cough, common cold, allergies, and digestion problems. Most insurance accepted.
Earth Essence Acupuncture
Jeannine Ruskin LAc CMT
770 26th Avenue, Suite A
Santa Cruz , California 95062
(831) 200-4325

Proud to be a part of the Organic Birth Collective of Santa Cruz, I am a Licensed Acupuncturist as well as a Certified Massage Therapist. I specialize in Obstetrics (pre-natal and post-natal), Pediatrics, Fertility, Herbalism (Eastern and Western), Dietetics, Flower Essences, and the Five Elements method, which balances the body, mind, heart, and spirit. My treatments are both nurturing and effective at clearing discomfort in the body, preparing the system on all levels for a healthy organic birth, and providing postpartum balancing. As a Massage Therapist and energy healer for over 10 years, I know how to ease discomfort from the body. I integrate into my treatments Pre-Natal massage, Cranial Sacral, yummy Swedish/Eselan, Deep Tissue, Tui Na, Myofascial Release, and of course cupping or guasha. I also offer monthly Pediatric Lunar Treatments for newborns through age 7, offer outcalls for labor and postpartum support, and accept some insurance providers.
Healing Hands Doula
Christine Vermeersch
San Jose , CA 95118
(408) 9126299

I am a birthdoula, a certified Aromatherapist and a Reiki practitioner. I am a CLC offering in home lactation services, same day when possible! Teaching in home Infant Massage.