a Hidden Massage Therapy Contraindication
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
This is the
second webinar in the More about Cancer Care and Massage Series. In this session Tracy Walton will explore
Lymphedema?a chronic, disfiguring, and painful condition, which is a lifelong
concern after certain cancer treatments.
It can be triggered by incorrectly applied massage strokes, heat
applications, and many other stimuli associated with massage.
webinar you will learn:
lymphedema risk is as important
to assess as lymphedema history before
beginning any massage
an initial lymphedema episode becomes a chronic, permanent health problem
to adapt massage in order to avoid provoking a lymphedema episode
to ask every client with a
cancer history?even decades later
vital information about lymphedema: who develops it, how it is triggered, and
what it means for massage therapy.
Note: This webinar series reinforces and expands upon some important
concepts from the popular Massage in
Cancer Care series. This series goes beyond general issues to focus on the
two most common cancer types?breast and prostate?with vital information for the
massage therapist. Each webinar series
stands alone, and the first cancer series is not required for participation in
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 (a savings of $30).
1.5 CE hours for each webinar
9 CE hours for the full series
(approved by NCBTMB, NYS, and Florida CE Broker)
courses in this series
You agree to these terms if you
purchase this course.
You understand that this webinar offers reliable, yet limited education in
massage therapy; therefore, this is not a certification program.
You understand that this course provides continuing education hours, and
completion of this webinar does not imply certification, endorsement, or
authorization of any sort for my practice or teaching of massage therapy;
therefore, you agree to not represent yourself directly or by implication in
marketing activities or any communications to clients or others that you are
certified, endorsed, or authorized by the Benjamin Institute, or any other
agency to practice or teach massage therapy on the basis of participation in
You agree to conduct your practice of massage therapy in accordance with the
ethical and legal guidelines of the organizations to which you belong or by
which you are licensed or registered.
By purchasing this product, you
verify your understanding of and agreement to these three statements and