Breast Massage



   This is a full day, lecture and hands-on class for professionals who want to take the mystery out of breast health and disease.


We will cover:


Breast anatomy - the relationship of breast tissue to surrounding musculo-skeletal structures and lymphatic drainage of the chest wall


Physiology of lactation


Healthy variations in breast tissue


Skin lesions


Fibrocystic breast tissue & Simple Cysts


Breast pathology & surgery


Identifying characteristics of breast cancer


Fine needle aspiration, biopsy, lumpectomy, mastectomy, breast reconstruction, breast reduction and implants


Therapeutic indications for breast massage


Obtaining informed consent for breast massage


Performing breast massage


Teaching clients how to perform empowering self breast exams


   The class is taught by a Susanrachel Condon, a licensed midwife and massage therapist. Participants are expected to practice and receive work as demonstrated under supervision by the instructor. It is open to massage therapists and other healthcare professionals without massage training or experience.


Date: TBA


Cost: $195


Swedish Institute 226 West 26th Street New York NY

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Niara Healing Arts


PO Box 427 Gardiner NY 12525

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