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Oncology Massage & Lymphedema Awareness – Supporting a Loved One during or after Cancer
May 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm-7:30 pmFree
Oncology Massage & Lymphedema Awareness: Supporting a Loved One during or after Cancer
In this uplifting, interactive & informative evening, you will learn how to safely massage and support a loved one during or after Cancer treatment.
- Learn how Oncology Massage Therapy can support your health and wellbeing.
- Gain awareness on Lymphedema and how massage can be safe during & after cancer.
- A family member or friend will learn how to compassionately touch you in a safe and therapeutic way (seated in chairs).
You are encouraged to bring a family or friend that is willing to support you on this healing journey with cancer. This workshop will help empower your loved one to support you with compassionate touch. Your quality of life may be enhanced, fear and anxiety may be reduced, and your body and spirit will be nurtured.
Optional to bring: a small hand towel, unscented lotion, & pillow for your lap.
Oncology Massage is a holistic approach providing powerful support in your healing process. It may enhance your quality of life, assist with symptoms, reduce fear and anxiety, strengthen your immune system, and provide hope and feelings of harmony. You’ll also learn some tips on what’s safe (and not safe) for Lymphedema risk reduction and fun holistic ways you can support your Lymphatic and Immune Systems.
FREE – All are welcome – please RSVP at (805) 379-4777 and bring a friend or loved one.
Wednesday, May 22nd, 6-7:30 pm, Cancer Support Community
530 Hampshire Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91361. Please RSVP to 805-379-4777
Facilitators: Steve Romey is a Certified Oncology Massage Therapist, health educator, and advocate for Oncology Massage and Lymphedema risk awareness. He has been working with people on a cancer-healing journey for over 12 years and supports clients from LA to Santa Barbara. Wendy Kunkel is a massage therapist, Holistic Health Coach & Spiritual Counselor. Steve & Wendy enjoy teaching and supporting people experience optimal wellness in all areas – body, mind & Spirit.