Oncology Massage Courses 2017

Oncology Massage is at the forefront of complementary modalities used to comfort and heal those who are experiencing cancer treatment or are in survivorship. With an ever-increasing prevalence of cancer in all age groups it is certain these clients will find their way to your tables. The purpose of these classes is to present essential information and provide the necessary hands-on experience to safely and effectively administer massage to any client regardless of their condition and in special settings. Listed below are some exciting opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.

Please Note: Massage for People Living with Cancer is a prerequisite for a couple of these classes.

Massage for People Living with Cancer --24 CE's

Introductory course for all therapists

  1. April 28-30, 2017

    Northwest Technical College, Green Bay, WI

    Instructor: Mary Peifer.

    Registrar: Ross Stainton @ ross.stainton@nwtc.edu or 920-498-6301

  2. August 18-20

    Parkland College, Champaign, IL

    Instructor: Mary Peifer

    Registrar: Jessie McClusky-Gilbert @ 217-351-2235 or jgilbert@parkland.edu

  3. October 27-29, 2017

    Hult Center for Healthy Living, Peoria, IL.

    Instructor/Registrar: Mary Peifer.

    Contact: bodykneadsllc@gmail.com or download registration form.

    For more information click here.

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Oncology Massage Class
 

Refresh, Renew, Review--8 CE's

A one day refresher class for those who've taken the 3 day introductory course

  1. Sept. 9, 2017

    Hult Center for Healthy Living, Peoria, IL.

    Instructor/Registrar: Mary Peifer.

    Contact: bodykneadsllc@gmail.com or download registration form.

    For more information click here.

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$145

 

Massage for the Chemotherapy Infusion Patient--28 CE's

A 4 day intensive class giving massage therapists hands-on experience in a clinical setting with patients receiving treatment in a chemotherapy infusion unit.

(Prerequisite--Massage for People Living with Cancer and Instructor approval)

  1. March 20-23, 2017

    Illinois Cancer Care, Peoria, IL.

    Instructor/Registrar: Mary Peifer.

    Contact: bodykneadsllc@gmail.com or 309-219-1790

  2. June 5-8, 2017

    Illinois Cancer Care, Peoria, IL.

    Instructor/Registrar: Mary Peifer.

    Contact: bodykneadsllc@gmail.com or 309-219-1790

  3. Sept. 18-21, 2017

    Illinois Cancer Care, Peoria, IL.

    Instructor/Registrar: Mary Peifer.

    Contact: bodykneadsllc@gmail.com or 309-219-1790

For more information click here.

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$675

 

Final Touch Training--20 CE's

A one-time special class.

Clinical Skills for End of Life Massage

  1. July 14-16, 2017

    Hult Center for Healthy Living, Peoria, IL.

    Instructors: Cindy Spence and Susan Gee.

    For more information click here.

 
 

Testimonials

"This is the best continuing ed I have ever attended. Fantastic!"

-Amy S.- Illinois

 

"Great for beginners whose knowledge is basic in oncology yet a great refresher for those who have medical knowledge of cancer."

-Shawna E.- Wisconsin

 

"Mary has a wonderful gift in her ability to teach. The way she blends two careers--RN/Massage Therapist-- is very effective in the way she presents the materials."

-Linda G.- Illinois