Foundation

Oncology Massage
3-Day training for massage therapists and allied healthcare professionals. Learn about the massage modifications required for people in or with a history of cancer treatment. NCBTMB and S4OM Approved Provider. Link here.

Oncology Skin Care, Massage and Facial Treatments
3-Day training for estheticians and allied healthcare professionals. Learn about the skin care, facial and massage modifications required for people in or with a history of cancer treatment. Link here.

Are you a licensed massage therapist or esthetician looking for a career working with oncology clients?

Visit the Career Mapping page for recommendations on the 100-Hour Specialist Certificate and Clinical Center career tracks

Electives

Infusion Center Massage
Competency-building learning experience for therapists who want to engage with oncology clients in active treatment, and the clinical teams caring for them. Two and four-day program options offer therapists the benefit of selecting what suits their professional work objectives best. Link here.

Aromatherapy in Health Care
Learn how, when and which essential oils to use for people who are in cancer treatment. Detailed and experiential, this class is research-based and in accordance with aromatherapy treatment protocols being used in clinical care settings. Link here.

Practice-Based Internship I
Advanced program for therapists specializing in working with oncology clients/patients. Provides the opportunity for you to gain invaluable work-based experience, and develop your competencies and proficiency. Link here.

Reiki I
Reiki is offered as a complementary therapy by many hospitals and cancer centers. A Reiki session can elicit the relaxation response enhancing wellness on mental, emotional, physical and spiritual levels. After a Reiki session people often say they have more energy and feel peaceful. Link here.

Hospital-Based Massage Therapy
Work in an adult inpatient setting while refining the skills learned during your infusion center massage or pediatric inpatient massage training. This is an invaluable learning experience and will significantly develop your competencies. Link here.

Presence at End of Life
Focus on what we can do, and be, with our hearts and minds that can make our work and our presence infinitely more valuable and connected as we serve those with life limiting illnesses. Link here.

Manual Lymph Drainage Certification
MLD techniques and treatment strategies for indications such as post-surgical edema, post-traumatic edema, fibromyalgia, general detoxification and other conditions, as well as to competently perform MLD on clients with mild, medically uncomplicated, primary or secondary lymphedema. Link here.

Gentle Scar Tissue Mobilization Post-Mastectomy and Radiation
Learn how to address lingering chest wall tenderness/tightness, surgical or radiotherapy site adhesions, frozen shoulder, and/or range of motion restrictions that often result from breast cancer treatments such as mastectomy and/or radiation. Link here.