2022 ABMP CE Summit: Lymph | Online Conference

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Join us at the 2022 ABMP CE Summit!

Connect and engage with your massage and bodywork community and experts in the field as you learn and earn CE! 

This online conference focuses on lymph and includes an in-depth look at the anatomy, function, and pathologies of the lymphatic system as well as an introduction to the manual lymphatic drainage (MLD) modality and MLD techniques for the neck and face.

Don’t miss this opportunity to interact with course instructors and connect with your massage and bodywork community as you learn about lymph!

This event—including 3 hours of CE—is free for everyone in the profession.

 

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Tuesday, October 25, 2022

  • 9:45 a.m. MDT: Event Welcome with ABMP President Les Sweeney
     
  • 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. MDT: “Lymphatic System: An Essential Guide to an Underrated System” with Ruth Werner and Megan Belanger [1 CE] Learn more.
  • 11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. MDT: Live Q&A with Ruth Werner and Megan Belanger
     
  • 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. MDT: “Introduction to Manual Lymphatic Drainage” with Nicola McGill [1 CE] Learn more.
  • 12:45 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. MDT: Live Q&A with Nicola McGill
     
  • 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. MDT: “Manual Lymphatic Drainage: Basic Techniques for the Neck and Face” with Nicola McGill [1 CE] Learn more.
  • 2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. MDT: Live Q&A with Nicola McGill
     
  • 2:45 pm. MDT: Community Connection: Live Recap

 

All times listed are for the mountain time zone. Check your time zone!
The event starts at 8:45 a.m. PDT | 9:45 a.m. MDT | 10:45 a.m. CDT | 11:45 a.m. EDT

 

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Course Replays

Will replays and CE credit be available after the event?

ABMP members: Yes, the three CE courses will be added to the ABMP Education Center after the event for you to view and earn free CE credit. 

Nonmembers: The three CE courses will be available for you to purchase in the ABMP Education Center after the event.

Learn more about ABMP membership.

 

CE Credit and CE Certificates

All attendees will have the opportunity to earn CE credit for each course by passing a short online quiz. These CE credits qualify as online CE hours, not live CE hours. CE certificates will be available after the event in the ABMP Education Center.

 

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ABMP CE Summit Instructors

 

Ruth Werner
Ruth Werner
Megan Belanger
Megan Belanger
Nicola McGill
Nicola McGill
Kristin Coverly
Host: Kristin Coverly

 

 

ABMP CE Summit Sponsors

Thank you to our generous partners who help make this event possible!

 

Check out their incredible prize giveaways!

Academy of Lymphatic Studies: Lymphedema Textbook and Gift Basket

Earthlite: Vibra-Therm Sports Therapy Table | Retail Value $699

Precision Neuromuscular Therapy: Annual Portal Subscription | Retail Value $167

Sarga: Self-Paced Online Course | Retail Value $200

The NOW Massage: Curated Gift Bag | Retail Value $150

Northwest School of Animal Massage: Education Package | Retail Value $300

Universal Companies: Lymph Toolkit | Retail Value $213+

 

Enter to Win!

 

Gold Sponsors

Academy of Lymphatic Studies Logo              EarthLite Logo              Sarga Bodywork Logo

 

Silver Sponsors

NWSAM Logo              PocketSuite Logo             PNMT Logo              The Now Logo               Universal Companies logo

 

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Benefits

2022 ABMP CE Summit Course—MLD: Basic Techniques for the Neck and Face

Gain an understanding of manual lymphatic drainage (MLD) movements and the location of important lymphatic structures as you watch Nicola McGill’s dynamic demonstration of three MLD techniques and MLD sequences for the neck and face. Learn about this important modality that, when provided effectively, can support and enhance the movement of lymph fluid through the lymphatic vessels and eventually back to the cardiovascular system.

2022 ABMP CE Summit Course—Introduction to Manual Lymphatic Drainage

Manual lymphatic drainage (MLD) is a gentle, rhythmic form of bodywork that enhances and supports the movement of fluid through the lymphatic system to support health and well-being. Developed by Danish therapists Emil and Estrid Vodder in the 1930s, MLD is now practiced extensively by health and wellness practitioners and is used within the medical community to treat lymphedema and post-surgical and post-traumatic edema. Join Nicola McGill in this engaging course to learn the benefits, indications, and mechanics of this gentle, effective modality.

2022 ABMP CE Summit Course—Lymphatic System: An Essential Guide to an Underrated System

Join us for a fascinating look at the underrated lymphatic system, with special emphasis on its structures and functions. Learn the vital role each of the system’s components plays, including lymphangions, nodes, trunks, ducts, and the glorious cisterna chyli. We’ll also look at various lymphatic-related pathologies, including lymphangitis, lymphoma, cardiovascular and traumatic edema, and lymphedema.

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