Events

Oncology Massage

When: 02/20/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Pink House

2 Sessions Available. Please RSVP below

Oncology massage is an approach to massage therapy based in both compassion and specialized massage treatments to help You manage your experience with cancer.


Please RSVP Here

6:00 - 7:00 pm


Session Description:

Massage therapy provides numerous health benefits, however for someone with cancer, special training is required to meet the highly individualized needs of the a person who is battling or has battled cancer that stem from cancer and its treatments. Oncology massage is the modification of existing massage therapy techniques in order to safely work with complications of cancer and cancer treatment. Anyone who has ever received cancer treatment, from those in active treatment to those in recovery or survivorship will benefit.

Pink House Policy: Current appointment holders may receive up to a total of 3 free Sessions.
Please call (704) 951-7510  if you can not make your appointment. No Shows will be removed from Future sign-ups.

Benefits of Oncology Massage:

  • Helps improve quality of life

  • Improved relaxation

  • Relieve anxiety

  • Increase mental clarity

  • Increased immune function

  • Improved sleep patterns

  • Relieve pain

  • Decrease fatigue

  • Ease constipation

  • Relieve nausea

  • Nurturing and support

  • Relaxation

  • Respite from the stress and worry of cancer treatment


Instructor Bio: 

Melonie Lanese


Following her passion toward better serving her clients, Melanie works extensively to provide comfort to those affected by cancer and those with chronic or acute pain. As a Licensed Massage and Bodywork Therapist, Certified Lymphatic Therapist, Registered Yoga Instructor, and Reiki Master, Melanie applies a wide variety of skills including: Oncology Massage, Manual Lymph Drainage, Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, and Lomi Lomi. Having recently relocated to Charlotte, NC, Melanie is enjoying serving as the S4OM Regional Champion for NC, SC, and VA, making new connections in the oncology community, and working individually with her fellow Charlotteans. 

Find out more about Melonie's services here
NC Licensed Massage and Bodywork Therapist (License #17235) 
Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200, YA ID#209734)
Certified Lymphatic Therapist (Cert #201504119)
S4OM (Society for Oncology Massage) Regional Champ NC, SC, VA


*Always check CBF website for updates and complete list of dates*


Contact CBF for more details:
Email: cbf@carolinabreastfriends.org
Location Phone: 704-370-7773
Location Details:
Pink House
1607 E. Morehead Street
Charlotte NC 28207


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Pink House Disclaimer...
Programs at Carolina Breast Friends should not be treated as a substitute for any treatment.  The programs are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Consult your doctor if you're in any way concerned about Reiki, Myofasial Release, The Lymph System and Your Health, Oncology Massage, Working with Your New Body, Train for Life workshops and Healing Touch. These are complementary programs for breast cancer survivors.



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  • 1607 E Morehead Street, Charlotte NC 28207

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