Cancer, Massage, and Safety Essentials:
How is oncology massage unique?
**This webinar is now available On Demand. The webinar will be available for 3 months from your date of purchase so that you can watch it at your leisure.**
Webinar #3 Course Description:
How is massage adapted to cancer and
cancer treatment? What hands-on skills are necessary for working
safely? What are some of the interview questions used with clients with
cancer or cancer histories, and how do their answers figure into the massage
plan? In this third webinar, we discuss the unique features of oncology
massage therapy, and resources for information and training in this exciting
Massage in Cancer Care Webinar Series
Massage therapy is a growing part of cancer care, and skilled touch is being
welcomed into hospitals, clinics, and the daily lives of people with
cancer. In this 6-part webinar series, share the excitement about
the growing specialty of oncology massage therapy, and learn about some
important principles and practices.
Tracy Walton provides an overview of the ways massage could benefit people with
cancer, and provides an update of research on this topic. You will
clear up some sticking points, take a fresh look at the old myth that massage
could spread cancer, and learn ways to re-educate and reassure people about
this common concern. Tracy highlights some of the safety essentials
followed in oncology massage, and the standards of practice in the field. She
introduces resources and recommendations for further training, research, and
information. At the end of each presentation, she will answer
questions submitted live by webinar participants.
You can register for one Webinar or the entire series.
The fee for a single webinar is $30.
The fee for all six webinars is $150.
Enroll in the full series and save $30!
CE hours per webinar
9 CE hours for the full series
by NCBTMB, NYS, and Florida CE Broker)
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