3 Day Oncology massage Course – Post Graduate Diploma in Balanced Body and Mind
2 days massage for cancer patients independent learning
1 day with face-to-face massage for cancer patients (training with a tutor)
2 professional bodies accreditation (FHT and ThinkTree)
Please note that these dates may be subject to change, you are advised to wait for a direct confirmation email from us before making any travel or accommodation arrangements.
A bespoke oncology massage course carefully adapted to suit individual needs, using the specialist oncology massage skills that you will acquire during the Jennifer Young Balanced Body & Mind Post-Graduate Diploma.
The treatment experience starts with identifying the chakra to be balanced during this indulgent and soothing full body treatment. Using 100% natural and organic oils blended for their affinity with the chakra energy centres, as well as crystals, this treatment is ideal for even the most sensitive skins.
Learn how to harness the power of specialist touch, the energy of the crystals and the therapeutic benefits of essential oils bring balance, harmony & well-being. Your clients will be left feeling deeply relaxed. The experience is extended to include the scalp ensuring that your massage brings total release.
You will learn how to adapt oncology massage for cancer patients and be insured to do so.
– Pre-course learning to be completed before attending the practical day
– Practical day with tutors
– Case studies to be completed before certification
When you book onto our oncology balanced body and mind course you will be sent some pre-course learning. This covers some of the basics of working with cancer patients and those affected by cancer.
Day 1 – Pre Course Learning, to be completed at a time of your choice prior to your practical cancer massage day
Your fully referenced, evidence-based 56 page pre-course learning workbook will be sent to you as soon as you confirm your oncology course booking.
You are asked to read and complete the ‘massage for cancer patient’s’ workbook and bring it with you to your face-to-face oncology massage practical day with your tutor.
The cancer massage pre-course learning covers the following:
Day 2 Practical face-to face learning day with the tutor (venues available throughout the UK)
After welcomes, introductions and venue familiarisation the group will cover any concerns arising from the pre-course learning. Delegates are encouraged to ask questions about any matters relating to massage for cancer patients or the wider field of oncology.
After the opening session when any and all issues can be discussed you will be given your fully referenced, evidence-based 50 page practical workbook.
The cancer massage workbook is designed to take all learning styles into account and is accessible to all. Accelerated learning techniques are used as standard during oncology courses with the Jennifer Young Training School.
When you attend your oncology training day you will be shown how to work with those affected by cancer, how to adapt your oncology massage techniques and work with your client to make the specialist cancer massage the most beneficial it can be for them. The consultation process is covered in detail, as are the insurance requirements.
The Jennifer Young Balanced Body and Mind is an oncology massage course which focuses on the chakras, the relationship between certain essential oils and chakras. It also comprehensively covers the crystals known to have an affinity with the chakras.
You will cover:
3 massage for cancer patients case studies are required to be submitted and marked before certification. Your case studies have to have been diagnosed with cancer in the past, they do not need to be actively in treatment for cancer but it is fine to work with those who are.
Full support is given throughout the case study process and we will help you to find case studies in your area if you are unable to find some willing volunteers.
Each of our oncology massage training day courses costs £250, for which you receive pre-course learning, a full day of practical training and support through and marking of your case studies. You will also be featured on the therapist register on Beauty Despite Cancer.