Oncology massage is very gentle and slow, more so than in other therapeutic massages, and treatment times are often shorter. Eve focuses on minimising the your discomfort – especially those experiencing radiation, chemotherapy, or those with fragile bones or other physical changes brought on by their medical treatment.
Oncology Massage therapy is effective at relieving many issues associated with cancer and cancer treatments including:
anxiety and depression
Oncology massage is effective and safe at all stages of treatment and health and can be safely given to those suffering from or at risk of Lymphoedema.
Eve has completed specific qualifications in Oncology Massage. Eve gained her OMT Level 4 with the well-respected Oncology Massage Training through placements at the Austin Hospital and Olivia Newton John Cancer and Wellness Centre. In early 2014 she graduated to become one of only 30 Level 4 Oncology Massage Therapists in Australia.
As well as improving physical symptoms, Eve’s Oncology Massage treatments can help rebuild hope, allow you to feel positive about your body, give you a safe, informal space to share your feelings and help you feel whole again.
Each Oncology Massage Session is individually tailored to you based on your current level of health, fatigue and treatment plan. A comprehensive health history will be taken at your initial session and each subsequent session includes ongoing health updates.
You deserve support and relief during this difficult time, with Eve, you’re in good hands.
Eve’s gentle & professional approach will assist you to relax & allow yourself to heal.