1-Day workshop plus online extension sessions (Level 1)

$468.18 excluding gst

Extend the care you can provide to patients after breast cancer, with or without lymphoedema.

The face to face workshop is taken from Level 1- where you get to experience the main assessments for common scars and adhesion after breast cancer:

  1. Reach -out- the- Back Test
  2. MAP- BC
  3. Pec MInor changes

Use these to test the effectiveness of three main treatment methods:

  1. PIR/ Contract relax for muscle bracing
  2. Levit Barrier Release for scars and adhesions
  3. Introduction  adapted cupping for ALND adhesions

These techniques can be added to your lymphedema service or can be the beginnings of a stand-alone upper body rehab treatment service.

To complete the learnings from Level 1, you will attend 4 weekly online sessions: @2 hour sessions. Sessions will be live and recorded for your use.

This will suit lymphoedema trained clinicians ( PTs OTs and nurses)  who are already providing lymphoedema services to breast cancer patients.

EXTRA ONLINE LEARNING RESOURCE: On payment of the full fee for this workshop and online live sessions, you will receive Module 1 and Module 2: 140 pages of literature and clinical “pearls” to support the assessments covered in this training program.

WORKSHOP COVID SAFE PLAN:

  • If you have COVID symptoms leading up to the day, cancel your workshop attendance*.
  • Temp testing before entry will be done.
  • Please bring your own mask for close work.
  • I will have a face shield if required.

*receive  75% for the full workshop and online sessions, once online Modules are received.

Venue: Alderley, Brisbane (address will be provided after payment)

Description

The single-day face to face workshop and online follow-up is a great way to learn new soft-tissue skills for clinical use.

Standard Touch (R)  devices will be used throughout the workshop to ensure your assessment and treatment pressure is safe, consistent, effective and kind to both your patient and yourself. This innovative device can be hired for the duration of the online sessions, to further train your new hands-on skills. See rental option here (note dollars are USD and return postage is required)

A single patient assessment/ treatment sessions may be arranged for the end of the workshop day. But your learning will be accelerated over the 4 weeks of online sessions if you are able to practice your skills with volunteers or current patients at your clinic. There will be 30 mins dedicated to case reviews at each of the online sessions.

Your introduction to the adapted cupping session will also include a manual glass cup to take home.

The online learning sessions will cover:

  • Trigger point assessment and release
  • Developing a self-management program
  • Correction of common rib misalignments
  • A simple practice for teaching ideal abdominal breathing pattern and core stability (Kolar DNS method)
  • A simple practice to facilitate scapula correction and arm movement patterning (Kolar DNS method)
  • Timeframes for treatment protocols
  • Case and skill review

The focus will be on impairments commonly associated with mastectomy, lumpectomy.

 

ONLINE Sessions will be Saturday 3-5 pm ( AEST). Each online session will be recorded and made available for your private use only.

Meals for the workshop:

  • TEAS: Provided including GF and dairy-free option
  • LUNCH: BYO

DOWNLOAD PDF HERE for full program details

Level 2 workshop covers breast reconstruction, pec minor assessments and comparison of dynamic taping methods.

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