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Cancer, Massage, and Unstable Tissues:
Hidden Contraindications

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Webinar #4 Course Description:

Cancer and cancer treatment can lead to chronic and often permanent changes in body tissues, and these changes are often hidden from view.  Oncology massage therapists adapt massage to accommodate these changes.  In this fourth webinar we use sample cases to highlight some of the most common types of tissue instability, and some of the essential massage adaptations for working safely in each case.

Massage in Cancer Care Webinar Series

Course Description:

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 this webinar is $30.
The fee for all six webinars is $150.
Enroll in the full series and save $30!

CE Hours:

1.5 CE hours for this webinar

9 CE hours for the full series

(approved by NCBTMB, NYS, and Florida CE Broker)

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