Palliative Massage

Current Status
Not Enrolled
CND 125.00
Get Started

20 hours

4 Months Access

 "Without touch, people feel depressed, unhealthy and deprived"  ~Johan Hari

In this certificate training, you will learn full-body, side-lying and wheelchair massage for the dying, the caregivers, and those who are terminally ill. With a combination of theory and practical applications, students learn through a series of recorded demonstrations and assessments.

Course Includes

  • 4 month access to recordings
  • Additional resources/videos
  • Live virtual session scheduled once a year for questions/discussion/review

Course Benefits

  • Learn a series of massage techniques and a full body massage protocol for those who are terminally ill, dying, senior.
  • Includes Self-Care Massage for the Caretaker.
  • Leave feeling confident to share this healing and supportive modality with your loved ones/clients.
  • Learn to guide family/caregivers to support loved ones through healing touch.

Who is this course ideal for?

  • Anyone interested in learning ways to support those with terminal illness, the elderly, etc.
  • Hospice/Long-term care volunteers/workers
  • Anyone interested in offering soothing massage for family members who are ill/dying/elderly.

Meet Your Instructor


is a licensed massage therapist and massage instructor. She is the co-founder of the Sutherland-Chan School & Teaching Clinic in Toronto and the Director of the Canadian Institute of Palliative Massage. She travels the world spreading her message of hands-on healing.