A comprehensive must-have course for professionals introducing them to the history of MLD and its founder, Dr. Emil Vodder, and subsequent spread to the United States through Dr. Robert Lerner. The Tour continues with an introduction to the Anatomy and Physiology of the Lymph System in a fun and interactive format. The hands-on lab instructs attendees how to perform a 50 minute full body basic protocol. Next, the class will have an overview of pathophysiology, indications, contraindications, assessment tools and conclude the tour with a compression garment lab discussing the latest in lymphwear seen on T.V. and professional athletes.
Date: Wednesday & Thursday, January 18 & 19, 2023
Time: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm both days
Location: Cortiva Institute – King of Prussia campus
211 South Gulph Road, Suite 100
King of Prussia, PA 19406
CE Credits: 12
Instructor: Saskia Cote (joined by William Ensminger)
About the Instructor:
Saskia grew up in The Netherlands, and is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Teacher. She began her bodywork training with the Upledger Institute Europe in 1990 and moved to Santa Fe, to get her education in Massage Therapy from the New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts. She received a doctorate in C.O.R.E. Education from Elfinstone College in 2008.
Saskia has taught massage therapy for over eight years throughout the United States and Europe. She has also written numerous course manuals and teaches various nationally certified continuing education courses. She is the founder of Bottom-Line Bodywork, LLC