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Certification in Manual Lymph Drainage (VODDER TECHNIQUE) (MLD)

This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences for the management of edema of various geneses including post-traumatic and post-surgical edema; as well as several pathologies such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, chronic pain reduction and others. During this course, the participants will learn to perform techniques that will assist patients and clients in general relaxation, health support and detoxification.

PLEASE NOTE: This course does NOT train therapists to treat patients with Lymphedema. Participants are educated on the applications of Manual Lymph Drainage pertaining to the pathologies listed below. For courses specific to Lymphedema, please see our Lymphedema Management Seminar (31 hours) or Complete Lymphedema Certification (135 hours).

This course is 5 days in length (40 contact hours). The classroom hours are 8:00am – 5:00pm daily. There will be approximately one hour for lunch every day.

*NOTE: Call ACOLS for course and alumni discounts BEFORE selecting PayPal.

Instructor: David Doubblestein (I)
Date/Time: November 13th - November 17th 2021 , 8am - 5pm
Location:
Tuition: $$995.00
Payment Info: NOTE: Call ACOLS for course and alumni discounts BEFORE selecting PayPal. (772) 589-3355  
Prerequisite:
Registration Contact: https://www.acols.com/courses/registration.php?id=2245664000037065361
Continuing Education Credits: 40 CEU's
To register for this workshop contact the email address listed in the description

Upcoming Workshops

2021:

August:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Shoulder muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    August 6th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Integrative Cupping Class Series - Tucson

    August 6th - August 8th 2021 , 9am-6pm

    Are you looking for a modality that will help you achieve better bodywork? A way to work smarter, not harder? A new tool that is just as beneficial for clients as it is for self-care?  

    This class is for you! A dynamic class that will give you the foundations and knowledge to start cupping!!  Skills learned in this class can be applied quickly and easily to any style massage. Come learn what  cupping can do for you and your clients. This class includes the use of different glass, silicon, and  polycarbonate cups. All materials will be provided for use during class and will be available for purchase  after the class. “Fire Cupping” will not be taught in this class.  

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    August 13th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Integrative Cupping Class Series - Mesa

    August 20th - August 22nd 2021 , 9am-6pm

    Are you looking for a modality that will help you achieve better bodywork? A way to work smarter, not harder? A new tool that is just as beneficial for clients as it is for self-care?  

    This class is for you! A dynamic class that will give you the foundations and knowledge to start cupping!!  Skills learned in this class can be applied quickly and easily to any style massage. Come learn what  cupping can do for you and your clients. This class includes the use of different glass, silicon, and  polycarbonate cups. All materials will be provided for use during class and will be available for purchase  after the class. “Fire Cupping” will not be taught in this class. 

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Trunk muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    August 21st 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Neck, head, face muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    August 28th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

September:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    September 3rd 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Lower leg muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    September 10th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Integrative Cupping Class Series - Prescott

    September 10th - September 12th 2021 , 9am-6pm

    Are you looking for a modality that will help you achieve better bodywork? A way to work smarter, not harder? A new tool that is just as beneficial for clients as it is for self-care?  

    This class is for you! A dynamic class that will give you the foundations and knowledge to start cupping!!  Skills learned in this class can be applied quickly and easily to any style massage. Come learn what  cupping can do for you and your clients. This class includes the use of different glass, silicon, and  polycarbonate cups. All materials will be provided for use during class and will be available for purchase  after the class. “Fire Cupping” will not be taught in this class. 

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Neck, head, face muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    September 11th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • MasterClass Series: Integrative Cupping - Tucson

    September 17th 2021, 10am-4pm

    This masterclass is designed for people who want more from cupping. Many of us take classes or webinars that have a ton of great information but want more time, more practice, and more personal instruction after the class is over.

  • Integrative Cupping Class Series - Flagstaff

    September 24th - September 26th 2021 , 9am-6pm

    Are you looking for a modality that will help you achieve better bodywork? A way to work smarter, not harder? A new tool that is just as beneficial for clients as it is for self-care?  

    This class is for you! A dynamic class that will give you the foundations and knowledge to start cupping!!  Skills learned in this class can be applied quickly and easily to any style massage. Come learn what  cupping can do for you and your clients. This class includes the use of different glass, silicon, and  polycarbonate cups. All materials will be provided for use during class and will be available for purchase  after the class. “Fire Cupping” will not be taught in this class. 

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Arm muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    September 25th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

October:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Lower leg muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    October 1st 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • MasterClass Series: Integrative Cupping - Mesa

    October 2nd 2021, 10am-4pm

    This masterclass is designed for people who want more from cupping. Many of us take classes or webinars that have a ton of great information but want more time, more practice, and more personal instruction after the class is over.

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Trunk muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    October 8th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Arm muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    October 16th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Shoulder muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    October 23rd 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

November:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Trunk muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    November 5th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Neck, head, face muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    November 12th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Certification in Manual Lymph Drainage (VODDER TECHNIQUE) (MLD) - Mesa

    November 13th - November 17th 2021 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences for the management of edema of various geneses including post-traumatic and post-surgical edema; as well as several pathologies such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, chronic pain reduction and others.

  • MasterClass Series: Integrative Cupping - Prescott

    November 13th 2021, 10am-4pm

    This masterclass is designed for people who want more from cupping. Many of us take classes or webinars that have a ton of great information but want more time, more practice, and more personal instruction after the class is over.

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    November 20th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Shoulder muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    November 20th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

December:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Neck, head, face muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    December 3rd 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Arm muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    December 10th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Lower leg muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    December 18th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip muscles 3 CEs - Tucson

    December 18th 2021, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

2022:

January:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Shoulder muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    January 14th 2022, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Trunk muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    January 29th 2022, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

February:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    February 11th 2022, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Neck, head, face muscles 3 CEs - Mesa

    February 26th 2022, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  3CE's




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