Managing Lymphedema Workshop
Project Pink'd invites breast cancer survivors to join us for our managing lymphedema workshop. This Workshop will be held in partnership with Lori Buckley, OTR/L, CLT, Reiki Master who specializes in the treatment of lymphedema.
The Workshop will provide educational tools to manage the disease in addition to other side effects that can result from cancer treatments.
Elements of the workshop include:
Functions of the Lymphatic System
Signs & Symptoms of Lymphedema
Risk Factors & Reduction Strategies for Lymphedema
Hands-On Instruction of Manual Lymphatic Drainage
Natural Ways to Stimulate your Lymph Fluid
Exercises to Improve Functional Range of Motion
Common Overlooked Side Effects of CA Interventions
Where: Nebraska Christian College – Welcome Center, 12550 S 114th St, Papillion, NE 68046
When: Saturday July 15th, 9:00-11:00 AM
Registration: Space is limited. Registration is Required
Note: This workshop is inclusive to ALL breast cancer survivors. You do not have to have lymphedema to register. It is our hope that this workshop will also provide valuable insight into lymphedema preventative strategies and knowledge on how to improve your functional mobility.
This complimentary program is offered to breast cancer survivors in NE & Western IA and is made possible by our many generous donors.
Meet Our Expert
Lori is a graduate of Creighton University. She received her training to become a Certified Lymphedema Specialist from Norton School of Lymphatics. She has 30+ years of experience as an Occupational Therapist. In the last 13 years, her focus has been on the treatment of lymphedema and the side effects resulting from the implications of oncology treatments.
Lori provides Lymphedema Treatment at Natural Therapy in Omaha, NE.