|COURSE DESCRIPTION: The goal of lymphatic massage therapy is to get bodily fluids flowing. Lymphatic therapy attempts to eliminate waste products from connective tissue and to improve the metabolic situation. Lymph Drainage Therapy (LDT) is a gentle, light-touch, noninvasive technique. This therapy also can provide relief from chronic inflammation and pre- and post-surgical applications
MATERIALS NEEDED: Linens, Lubricant and Note taking materials.
TOTAL INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS: 8
ATTENDANCE:Must be present for entire elective. Arrival 30 minutes late and/or departure 30 minutes prior to dismissal does not count towards elective hour credit. See student handbook for further details.