February 2-3, 2018
This 14 hour program works to educate the therapist in the anatomy of the breast tissue, obtaining specific permission for the application of breast massage, and in being proficient at the application of breast massage. Students in this program will gain an appreciation of the unique physiology of breast tissue and gain a greater comfort in talking about breast massage treatment with clients.
This workshop has been approved for 14 Primary Credits through the MTAM.
About the Instructor
Sheila Bergman, W.C. (Hon.), RMT, has been an instructor at the Wellington College of Remedial Massage Therapies Inc. since 1995 and currently teaches Physiology, Pathology, Neurophysiology, Hydrotherapy and Medical Terminology. In 1998 she became the massage therapist for the residents of the Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg Inc., a personal care home in West St. Paul. From 2001-2007, Sheila was a volunteer member of the Palliative Care Team at Middlechurch and served as chair from 2005-2007. In 2004, she was a guest speaker at the Hospice and Palliative Care Manitoba Annual Care Conference and since that time has facilitated the Friend in Hand/Compassionate Care course numerous times both at Middlechurch and Wellington College.