Massage Therapy for Oncology Patients Certificate

This certificate course will present comfort oriented massages that can be performed on people with cancer regardless of the severity of their condition. This class will prepare you in the basics of oncology massage and show you how to adjust for common side effects of cancer treatments. Participants must be a current licensed massage therapist or a current massage therapy student to attend this class.
Instructor: Michelle Radar.

To register call: 567- 661-7357. Reservations are requested as class size is limited.

Fee: $195.00 per person. Most credit cards accepted.

Location: Owens Learning Center at 1724 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, OH 43537.

Directions: https://www.owens.edu/locations/arrowhead/index.html

Dates: Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12, 2015. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with a 1-hour lunch break.

Accommodations: Country Inn and Suites 541 Dussel Drive, Special College Rate $89.00. Call 1-800-456-4000 for reservations.

  • Complimentary fresh baked cookies
  • Indoor Pool and Whirlpool
  • Fitness Center (both on-site and off-site)
  • Free Hot "Be Our Guest" Breakfast

Book: Recommended "Medicine Hands" by Gayle MacDonald, $27.76 (Amazon),

Learning Outcomes:

  • Recognize the basic steps of metastasis, and help relieve concerns that massage could spread cancer.
  • Adapt massage therapy to common cancer treatments, including chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation.
  • Learn to communicate clearly with health care professionals.
  • List physical and psychological benefits of massage therapy for people with cancer.
  • Complete intake forms with clients who have a history of cancer.
  • Apply positioning/bolstering to reduce pain, add sleep support, and overall comfort.
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