Vicki Gillmore, Nursing Home Administrator, Elizabethtown, PA
"The value of this training and its implementation for those at the end of life, in pain or with dementia has been incredible."
The Professional and Essential Caregiver Massage Kits
Available at Massage Warehouse
The items in this kit have been specially selected by the Center for Compassionate Touch LLC to support you in serving those in later life stages.
Regardless of the kind of caregiver you are - massage therapist, care professional, volunteer or loving family member, the use of focused touch and sensitive massage improves quality of life in a way that is both simple and profound.
On-line CE Courses: written by Ann Catlin (All courses are 2 CE credits)
1. Massage and Compassionate Touch® in Managing Challenging Behaviors in Dementia Care (2008) www.care2learn.com
2. Massage and Compassionate Touch®: Non-pharmacological Pain Relief for Elders in Long Term Care (2008) www.care2learn.com
3. Massage in Hospice and Palliative Care: Ethical Considerations (2009) www.yourCEplace.com
4. Meeting the Needs of Older Adult Clients (2009) www.yourCEplace.com