Center for Compassionate Touch LLC
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"I feel far more prepared to work with this population after taking Level 2."

Tracy Burkholder, LMT, Compassionate Touch Practitioner, Portland, OR
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Level 1 Workshop- Park Ridge, IL

October 26 - 28, 2012

Location

St. Matthew Center for Health
1601 N. Western Ave
Park Ridge, IL 60068
USA

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Contact

Center for Compassionate Touch LLC
417-844-8514
info@compassionate-touch.org

Description

Compassionate Touch Level 1 Workshop: Your hands-on experience is deepened as all of our training is held in a long term care facility.  Instructor: Donna Schiller

In this workshop you will:
Learn:

  • Unique needs of elders in long term care
  • Common primary and secondary conditions among elders in long term care
  • Compassionate Touch key concepts and benefits
  • Focused touch and sensitive massage techniques
  • Adapted positioning techniques
  • Safety and precautions
  • Authentic communication skills
  • Introduction to Compassionate Touch in dementia care
  • Basic steps for massage therapy service in eldercare and hospice

Experience:

  • Compassionate Touch sessions with elders in a long term care facility
  • The profound mutual benefit of this approach

And Gain:

  • A tool for relating to people in a more meaningful way
  • A deeper awareness of your natural healing presence
  • Eligibility for Level 2 certified Compassionate Touch Practitioner training.

REGISTER HERE

20 CE Credits
Tuition: $450.00

Schedule: 
Friday- 5pm-9pm 
Saturday and Sunday 9am-5:30pm

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