I learned so much about the treatment of lymphedema at this fall’s Lymphedema Seminar in Newport Beach. I will take these lessons back to improve outcomes for my clients!
FDRS Annual Conference
I have started a podcast to share information based on my book Swollen, Bloated and Puffy. Just search for ‘Swollen, Bloated and Puffy,’ on iTunes or wherever you listen to podcasts.
I have published my book full of tips for reducing swelling after surgery and with a diagnosis of lymphedema. It is available on Amazon, search for Swollen, Bloated and Puffy. Working on a Client Book for You!
I am hard at work interviewing plastic surgeons, naturopaths and fellow Certified Lymphedema Therapists to put together a resource for my clients on reducing swelling in the face and body and balancing the immune system. More news soon!
KLOSE Lymphedema Conference May 31, 2017 The key to becoming a more effective massage therapist is continuing education! I learned several tips and tricks for treating swelling from experts from around the world at the Klose Lymphedema Conference in Denver, Co.
April 17, 2017 I had the pleasure of attending the AMTA-CA State Conference and learning a new gentle technique for stimulating lymphatic flow called ‘Essential Lymphatic Performance’ from its creator, Teri Rogers.
March 21, 2017 Preparing for surgery can be a very stressful time, and stress has a negative effect on our immune system. I offer workshops on a relaxation protocol developed by psychotherapist, researcher and Harvard Divinity School graduate Peggy Huddleston. The techniques outlined in her book Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster offer a step-by-step plan for patients looking […]
March 7, 2017 I attended the Norton School ‘Evaluation and Management of Head and Neck Lymphedema’ class, taught by Brad Smith (MD Anderson / Baylor University Medical Center). I learned more about the superficial and deep lymphatics of the head and neck and mastered techniques to treat edema in the head and neck. A Resource to Calm Anxious Patients Before […]
February 3, 2017 I have published several videos reviewing plastic surgery books on the market. If you are researching plastic surgeons, be sure and watch! https://www.youtube.com/user/khlisson