This is the first segment of four classes.
This is a prerequisite for Therapy I.
This is an intensive course involving extensive hands-on work. The basic strokes and their application to each body part are taught. The theory covers anatomy and physiology of the lymph vessel system, connective tissue, effects of MLD and contraindications. Lymphedemas are described with an emphasis on how Manual Lymph Drainage can affect them.
Required book for the course is "Dr. Vodder Manual Lymph Drainage; A Practical Guide" by the Wittlinger's
Class time: 40 hrs (Practical 32 hrs, Theory 8 hrs)
Course cost ranges between $995 and $1125 in the US and Canada (add HST/GST for courses in Canada). Please contact organizer for more accurate information.