“Transformed will be your hands, skilled, intelligent, attentive and sensitive, inspired by a rhythm that is gentle, yet indispensable to dance, the massage is transformed.”

F. Leboyer

Course description:

The program consists of intensive teaching of Body Therapy and treatment at a physiotherapeutic, psychological and spiritual level in Svane® Child Care Infant Massage.

The concept is for Mother, Father and Child. The education covers the period from before the desired pregnancy, the pregnancy itself, to the birth and maternity period, the first important years of the child’s upbringing and the family’s new life. The education provides a wide scope and can be applied to people from 0 to 100 years.

If you want to help make a positive difference, the Swan Center has something to offer beyond the ordinary.

You are supported in your professional, personal and awareness development that education brings you through and we strive to work from the heart at all times. The education can stand alone, or can be used as a superstructure and continuing education for eg. health nurses, nurses, physiotherapists, therapists and others

Children Treatment:

In the education we work with a deeper understanding of anatomy and physiology from the body’s contexts and from a holistic view of the body, mind and spirit.

The pediatric treatment provides deep insight into the different parts of the body and their interactions. This knowledge and understanding allows you to do an attitude and functional analysis of the individual child / person and thus provide the optimal treatment.

Teaching is provided to help / support the individual child / adult and correct for anomalies in the skull, spine and pelvis. You learn to find the cause and to treat it by the various disorders. Special attention is given to infant colic and abdominal pain, eating patterns, breastfeeding, reflux, sleep rhythm, asthma, bronchitis, allergy and ear problems, crooked skull, flat back or sides, crooked spine, etc. Among other things, you will learn how to correct / correct the palate, where the infant does not wrap properly on the mother’s breast and suck properly on breastfeeding and much more. We treat both children and adults (Father and Mother) and treat e.g. the woman for pelvic dislocation, back / neck disorders and other birth defects.

The Mother / Woman in Maternity:

We delve into how we sincerely provide support and care to women / parents with young children and the special needs that may arise after birth. You learn to read the special needs and signals of the child and the woman / parents and how we go in and support the whole.

You get by physician and acupuncturist Elsebeth Lægaard’s introduction to traditional Chinese medicine, which we have found particularly useful and relevant in our efforts to strengthen mother and child. You will be taught meridian doctrine and acupuncture pressure (acupressure), median massage, five element theory, which is of particular relevance in treatment during the maternity period for women and children. Elsebeth Lægaard is a visiting teacher and will also teach acupressure for mother and child and lectures on the child’s development compared to traditional Chinese medicine.

Dr. in Traditional Chinese Medicine Karin L. Anderson teaches pulse and tongue diagnosis.

Svane® Infant’s / Children’s Massage:

You will receive a thorough instruction in massage for Infants and Children and learn to provide individual guidance and counseling in child massage for parents.

Breathing and Depth Relaxation:

You will learn how to provide breathing exercises, reconstruction and corrective exercises that are of particular relevance after birth. These tools allow you to help the woman / parents dissolve in the body and take better care of themselves after birth. The subjects are an important and natural part of the education.

Meditation retreat on every course day in the morning teaching Self Development, Meditation, Energy Understanding and Spirituality:

You must be willing to work with yourself so that you gain self-understanding and self-understanding.

Self-forgiveness / forgiveness, Peace and joy are our most important goals. Only from a standpoint of inner Peace can we work in balance and neutrality with other people.

Infant Family:

The family often needs parent education / training. We give the family some tools and techniques to continue working with the child? It is very important to have the family actively involved in the treatment process itself so that they become self-help.

Conversation is an important tool. You will learn how to build a healing and conducive conversation and atmosphere where trust is the core element.

Children give massage to children:

The school of the future. Avoid bullying. In Sweden, massage has been on the schedule in schools for many years, if you wish, you will have the opportunity to get into massage in schools, it has been found that bullying is reduced / eliminated and the mutual respect and well-being of the individual increases as children learn to massage each other. It is yet another uncultivated field in Denmark with great potential.

Children of the New Age:

Their special needs. Who are they and what do they come up with? How can we help these children prepare? The topics are taken up on an ongoing basis in the course of education.

Who is the program addressing?

The program is aimed at people who are interested in and provide treatment to children. For example, Therapists, Massage Therapists, Reflexology Therapists, Nurses, Midwives, Health Nurses, Physiotherapists and anyone with a genuine interest in children who want to expand their area of ​​competence at a high professional level.

Prerequisites and admission criteria:

In order to be admitted to the program, you must have a relevant educational background on which you wish to build. First of all, the desire to provide care and support to parents, especially women who have just given birth, to infants and children. When we meet them, they are often in the most vulnerable period of their lives, where everything is new and unknown.

You must have completed 300 hours of exam-completed teaching in anatomy, physiology, disease theory and pharmacology at the nursing level.

In addition, the basic course in Svane® Massage, which is the basic foundation for starting the program.

In addition, send by e-mail a short application to the Swan Center® styled for Pernille Kondo and tell a little about your background, yourself and your goals and wishes with the education. Submit your resume and diplomas. Then you will be called in for a small conversation.

It is a prerequisite that you participate in the entire educational process.


The education will bring you great professional and human insight and you will greatly develop your self insight, self development and spiritual development. We start each morning with a meditation retreat in self development, deepening and meditation. Inspiration from A COURSE in MIRACLES will be included in the teaching. You develop intuition, empathy and the ability to see clearly. The goal is to educate genuine human-heat therapists who want to make a positive difference.
You will gain a solid understanding of the psychology before and after birth and the important bonding of the Child, Mother and Father, which is the whole foundation of life.
You will learn to gain a deep understanding of the interconnectedness of the body, the psychic, the thoughts and the spirit. You learn to think in a whole, in the whole of man.
We work purposefully with the child from birth to puberty. But of course, the program is aimed at treating everyone.
The training meets the Health Council’s SR standards for therapist training. www.sundhedsraadet.dk.

Course scope:

10 courses in 5 days. One course is spread over a few days throughout the course. The days are finally agreed upon when the group’s geographical composition is known. The education extends over 2½ -3 years. On all course days there are theory, treatment, and exercises.

Basic Module 1:
Truncus (body)

Basic module 2:
Truncus et Pelvis (body and pelvis)

Basic module 3:
Shoulder yoke, Truncus et Pelvis (shoulders, body and pelvis)

Basic module:
The skull (includes in-depth orientation on the skull: development and function from infancy to adult)

Development Module 1:
Fetal and infant development and its importance for general and motor development (up to 6 months)

TCM module:
Teaching Chinese Medicine 5 days in between.

Development Module 2:
Motor development from child to adult (6 months – puberty)

Process Module 1:
Includes diagnosis and treatment evaluation

Process Module 2:
Includes treatment techniques

Process Module 3:
Includes treatment

Written Exam:
Handed. Date comes later

Practical Exam:
Treating a child Date comes later

Meeting time:
8am to approx. 17.00. However, there may be some days when we end at. 21:00 if we have a guest teacher. Notification is given in good time when it is fully completed. Date comes later.