LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE MASSAGE: Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage

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Seminar Level: Intermediate/Advanced (No Prerequisite Needed)

Instructor: Dr. Jeffrey Cullers

This course is an NCBTMB Approved course for the following: 

  • 12 LIVE NCBTMB Approved CEs

In this interactive and challenging course, Chiropractic Physician, SOMI Certified Medical Massage Practitioner/Trainer, and Licensed Massage Therapist, Dr. Cullers, will discuss, the history and theory of Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage (MLD) known as the Vodder technique, (developed by E. Vodder Ph.D.).

Dr. Cullers will discuss the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system, mechanisms of primary/lymphodynamic and secondary/lymphostatic edema, diagnostic evaluation of MLD, the therapeutic effect of MLD,.

This course focuses on basic MLD techniques and applications for the face, neck, head, arms, torso, and legs.

This class is designed for all healthcare providers.

Webinar Requirements:

  • PC or Mac - Laptop or Desktop with a webcam
  • Strong Internet Connection
  • Snacks and Beverages 

Items Needed (Optional):

  • Massage Table/Linens
  • This is a 3 PART LIVE course presented using ZOOM webinar. For the Hands-On portion of this course, in order to learn the Hands-On techniques presented, it is recommended to have a client/person to perform the techniques on. If you do not have someone to practice on, you will be observing.

National Academy of Medical Massage dba Premier Continuing Education is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider and is also sponsored by NCBTMB to teach New York LMTs continuing education that is accepted by the state of New York for license renewal.