Palliative Massage - Free learning session

Nov 4 2017 - 4:30pm
Nov 4 2017 - 6:00pm

Palliative massage can help relief pain and stress for the chronically ill. Christine Sutherland RMT demonstrates massage skills to anybody who would like to learn to be more hands on with their palliative friends and loved ones. Learn about massage techniques that can be applied at home or in a hospital setting for end of life or chronic care. See several techniques demonstrated and hear patient stories to illustrate the benefit of enabling people of all ages and backgrounds to use the power of touch through palliative massage. This session is provided in partnership with Elk Valley Hospice and is open to everyone free of charge held at the College of the Rockies Fernie Campus. No previous knowledge is required.