Each parent (or legal guardian) who purchases a regular Take 5 Chair Massage in August receives a 5-minute Kid* Massage Coupon. For larger families, additional “kid” coupons available for purchase at $5 each. Offer for Kid Coupons are available in all Orlando Take 5 locations through August 31, 2018. Please note: kids under 16 must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian while receiving massage. Ask your massage therapist for details.
Each new school year, parents and kids shift into “go-go gear”. Anticipation, preparation and time-juggling increases stress for all. Classwork and homework, extracurriculars, relationships and social media generate even more stress. A recent study found that teens now report stress levels as high as those of adults.
In the classroom, stressed brains have trouble learning. To reduce stress and improve learning, some classrooms are sprouting yoga mats, meditation pillows and soothing music stations. Activities such as mindfulness, yoga, meditation, progressive muscle relaxation are helping to calm students and contribute to more positive experiences and outcomes.