Oncology Massage: Medical Massage for the Oncology Patient (NCBTMB Approved for 4 CEs Webinar)

$60.00

This webinar is presented by, Dr. Jeff Cullers of Premier Continuing Education. This unique course has been customized to assist in preparing, qualifying and properly training Massage Therapists’, Manual Therapists and Bodyworkers in the many facets of oncology massage.

Students will learn how to provide safe and effective oncology massage to those clients who:

  • have recently been diagnosed with cancer and have not started anti-cancer treatment
  • are in active cancer treatment
  • have a history of cancer
  • have had lymph nodes removed
  • have not had lymph nodes removed
  • have been successfully treated for cancer

This webinar is NCBTMB Approved for CE

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Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course is NCBTMB Approved for 4 CEs.

This 4-hour webinar consisting of 16 modules that are approximately fifteen-minute each.

In this oncology massage webinar, students will learn to develop:

  1. an understanding of the history of cancer
  2. an understanding of current statistical data related to cancer
  3. an understanding of the medical terminology related to cancer
  4. an understanding of what oncology massage is
  5. an understanding of what cancer is and its stages of development
  6. an understanding of types of cancer pain & how cancer metastasizes
  7. an understanding of cancer fatigue
  8. an understanding of cancer treatments
  9. an understanding of the effects of chemotherapy treatments and side effects
  10. an understanding of the effects of chemo brain and CIPN side effects
  11. an understanding of the effects of radiation therapy treatments and side effects
  12. an understanding of deep vein thrombosis risk factors & cancer
  13. an understanding of the physiological effects of lymphatic drainage massage and cancer
  14. an understanding of the anatomical features and terminology of the functional lymphatic system
  15. an understanding of the precautions related to other oncology massage techniques
  16. an understanding of potential modifications of oncology massage.

This series of webinars include a multiple-choice mini exam at the end of each module, as well as a final exam at the conclusion of the entire webinar

A Certificate of Achievement will automatically be generated upon successful completion of the final exam and a passing score of 75%