Basic Manual Lymphatic Drainage Certification

Mar 8, 2024

Mar 10, 2024

1:30 pm To 9:30 am (EST)

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Event Description

This will qualify practitioners to work extensively with conditions of the lymphatic system, excluding disorders where there is a direct lymphatic pathology, i.e. cancer treatment of the lymph nodes, lymph node removal, and types of edemas that require bandaging. This is ideal for those who work outside of a direct medical setting, i.e. massage therapists and aestheticians. The cost is $2195  and includes the home study, digital workbooks, and 90 CEUs.

With this certification, you would be able to safely treat: whole-body tissue detoxification, symptoms of lupus, arthritis, RA, osteoarthritis, Lyme disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, aesthetics, cellulite,  lymphatic facial detoxification, wrinkles, scarring, and swelling due to surgical procedures, oncology care,  trauma and much more. Does not include the CLT credential, bandaging, or compression garment fitting instruction.


Carmen Recupero

17. N Franklin St. Christiansburg VA 24073




About the Instructor

Carmen Recupero, BS, LPTA, CMT, CLT-LANA, is a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant and Certified  Massage Therapist with a specialty certification in Lymphatic Therapy. She is also a WCC wound care specialist. She also has a Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management. Carmen has worked in a  variety of healthcare settings since 1994, both clinically and in rehabilitation administration. She has specialized in program development in long-term care settings. Working exclusively on lymphatic care in her therapy practice, providing inpatient and outpatient therapy to clients with a large variety of diagnoses. She has conducted state and national presentations on the necessity of educating breast cancer survivors and their healthcare workers in the prevention of lymphedema as well as post-operative and post-athletic injury edema management. Her programs through Monarch Continuing Education always prove relevant through outstanding survey results.

Registration Details

The basic MLD certification program includes a course textbook, a digital handbook for each module, MLD testing and certification. A $500 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your spot in either the basic or the full course, along with the registration form and your home study text.

A minimum deposit of $500 is required upon registering for the basic or full  program. Course registration closes one month before start date, with a maximum of 35 participants.

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