I am a massage therapist, certified in manual lymphatic drainage and in lymphedema massage. I have a special interest in working with cancer patients and survivors who are at risk for or are dealing with Lymphedema. I enjoy weaving together unique sessions tailored to the client’s needs using a … [Read more...] about Naomi Neustadt LMT, CLT, Certified Massage and Lymphedema Therapist
Being diagnosed with cancer within 6 months of each other (Peg with melanoma, Claire with metastatic colon cancer) served as an impetus to 3 sisters to start a company whose mission is “to enhance the environment in which people are asked to heal and recover.” Spirited Sisters Inc. was … [Read more...] about Peg Feodoroff, Owner of The Original Healing Threads, the Lovely and Functional Alternative to a Hospital Gown!
In the medical world, we are often asked “how are you feeling today?” but how often are we asked, “how is your spirit today?” We are all body, mind, and spirit - but too often in the midst of a medical diagnosis the well-being of one’s spirit gets pushed to the bottom of people’s concerns. To ignore … [Read more...] about Frankie Doolittle, Care and Counseling for Mind and Spirit
Donna Furtado is a licensed massage therapist. She has had advanced training in oncology massage and is certified in Manual lymphatic drainage therapy. Donna is compassionate and caring. She loves her work and connects easily with her clients. At the heart of her work is a deep desire to help … [Read more...] about Donna Furtado, Licensed Massage Therapist with Advanced Training in Oncology Massage Therapy, Certified Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapist, Registered Radiation Therapist
I am massage therapist licensed in Massachusetts and certified through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. My areas of interest and specialties are in oncology massage and scar tissue release. For several years I worked exclusively for hospice, providing gentle … [Read more...] about Lisa Dee Port White, LMT Specializing in Gentle Bodywork for People Experiencing Scar Tissue Complications, Medical Procedures, Stress, Life
I feel grateful to bring yoga and other exercise classes to the patients and caregivers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. I also teach the staff as well. Exercise is such a important part of overall well-being and improving quality of life. [email protected] Boston … [Read more...] about Juliana Berfield, Movement Instructor (Yoga and Fitness) at DFCI Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies, Yoga for Cancer
Pioneering instructor in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, along with Jon Kabat-Zinn and Saki Santorelli, Elana has been integrating mindfulness into daily life as a psychotherapist, certified MBSR teacher and leader in the mindfulness field since 1984. Her authority and wisdom, forged through … [Read more...] about Elana Rosenbaum MS, MSW & LICSW, MBSR Pioneer and Professional Trainer
My name is Colleen Carlson and I want to stay healthy and age very slowly. My decision to become a Health Coach is based on being a 22+ year cancer survivor. In 1995, at the young age of 26, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. I spent the majority of the next twenty years dealing with doctors and … [Read more...] about Colleen Carlson, Master Certified Health Coach