Oncology and Massage CEU
Instructor: Jamie Klewie
12 Florida CEU Hours
Dates Offered: May 20, 21 2023
Time: 9 AM to 4 PM
FL. CEU Broker #50-12266
The first part of the module will prepare you to give massage to various types of clients who have cancer and guide you on what to consider in the process. You will learn to define "Adaptive Massage", identify different massage strokes, define chronic and terminal illness. You will also recognize different types of cancer, define cancer treatments, identify cancer guidelines, identify types of tumors, and recognize th symptoms of: Bladder Cancer, Breast Cancer, Colon and Rectal Cancer, Endometrial Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Leukemia Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Non- Hodgkins, Lymphoma, Pancreatic Cancer. Prostatic Cancer, Skin Cancer, and Thyroid Cancer. The online portion needs to be completed prior to the hands on clinic day.
In Class Portion:......The second part of the module includes and illustrates some of the most common therapeutic massage techniques when offering a chair and table massage at a hospital/hospice setting such as: compression techniques on the shoulder, neck, arm,hand and fingers, circular motions, effleurage and tapotement techniques on the shoulders and along the spine.
Since this portion is the hands on portion we recommend being prepared with specific supplies listed below.
- Must be 18 years old
- Massage Liscense required
- Come to class dressed professionally
- Bring clean twin sheets (both flat and fitted), and a thin twin blanket if possible
Interested in our expanded Oncology packages?