Learn how to release the Fountain of youth within by tapping into the body’s natural healing reservoir through the gentle strokes of MLD for the ultimate in anti-aging. Once developed and used for treating sinusitis and other inflammatory disorders, MLD was discovered to hold beauty benefits covering everything from acne to rosacea. The most recent revelations in research have revealed the lymph system is the underlying player in “Alzheimer’s and diseases of the central nervous system.” This course covers the history of MLD, indications, contraindications and ground breaking research that has put MLD on the A-list of celebrities, models and pro-athletes suffering post concussion syndrome we treat utilizing these protocols. You will learn both the 15 minute add on service currently used in many of America’s top Spa’s and the full 50 minute protocol for alopecia, bell’s palsy, skin conditions and much more.
OT/PT/LMT CE Broker Approved#50-5201 | NCBTMB Provider #450512-07
Date: Saturday, August 12th, 2023
Time: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm both days
Location: Cortiva Institute – St. Petersburg campus
2370 34th Street North | St. Petersburg, FL 33713
CE Credits: 7
Instructor: MLD Institute International
Instructor: Elisa DiFalco
Elisa DiFalco began working for the famous Dr. Robert Lerner, “Pioneer of Lymphedema Treatment” over a decade ago. Later, she became owner and Clinic Director of the Ft. Lauderdale LTS Clinic which served as the “clinic day” site for 3 MLD certification institutions and honored in The Global Directory of Who’s Who in Business. With over 20,000 treatments to her credit, Elisa recognized the need for specialized MLD studies to meet the expanding MLD market and began the MLD Institute in the clinic.
Today, she brings the clinic to you through continuing education. Since then, Elisa has completed a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and has served as educator to Medicare, Humana and sits on the advisory board of medical universities. She has trained elite spas: The Diplomat, The Ritz-Carlton, & The Grove Park Inn, and has been a Keynote Speaker for American Cancer Society. She has educated healthcare professionals through published peer reviewed research, monthly radio broadcasts and a column in Boomer Times & Senior Life and the author of a book.
Today, Elisa enjoys traveling to teach the “latest in lymph” through bi-lingual courses offerings at the MLD Institute and desires to expand the field for patient & therapists alike. Currently, Elisa’s enjoys an exclusive plastic durgery MLD practice with well-known European surgeon, Dr. Bart Rademaker and is completing Ph.d studies. “Education is key to growth. Growth is essential for Life.”