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Abdullah wrote at 2013-06-13 10:34:00
What about someone who is diagnosed with terminal cancer? if possible could the same techniques be applied or is that just limited to cancer patents?




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Rachel Beider, LMT

Expertise

I can answer questions regarding Therapeutic Medical Massage, Prenatal Massage, and Chronic Pain Management. I can also answer questions relating to the business of massage therapy, starting a private practice, and running a small business.

Experience

I am a NY State Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified in Prenatal Massage, and working as a Professional Doula. I have worked with Chiropractors, Physical Therapists, and in a Surgeon's Office, providing Medical Massage Therapy. I have taught a basic anatomy course to yoga students at a school in Brooklyn. I have volunteered massage work for the NYC Marathon and massaging patients at Beth Israel in the Jacob Perlowe Hospice Center. I currently own a business, Massage Williamsburg (www.massagewilliamsburg.com), in Brooklyn, NY, and write a blog at www.massagewilliamsburg.com/blog

Organizations
American Massage Therapy Association, National Association of Women Business Owners

Publications
www.massagewilliamsburg.com/blog

Education/Credentials
Swedish Institute of Health and Sciences, WatPo Thai Medical Massage School in Bangkok, Carole Osbourne Sheets Prenatal Massage Certification, Doula Training by Association for Labor Assistants and Childbirth Educators

Past/Present Clients
My clients include dancers, athletes, a neurosurgeon, a chiropractor, yoga instructors, and moms-to-be

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