Safe Harbor: A Comprehensive Introduction to Oncology Massage (24 hours)
Xerlan graduated from Body Mind College, San Diego in 1987. While she was in massage school she realized she was being led to work with those with healthcare challenges; cancer, chronic pain and the elderly. Since 1990 Xerlan has worked in, collaborated, created and implemented and/or consulted on numerous Hospital‐Based Massage Programs including Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She has been a Massage Educator and CE provider since 1992. She currently maintains her private practice in Phoenixville, PA, teaches part time at the Institute of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork in Chadds Ford, PA, teaches continuing education in the US, and volunteers with Unite for Her. She has been a passionate volunteer and former board member with the Northeastern Oklahoma Affiliate of Y-Me, a resource and support network for Breast Cancer survivors. She volunteered for over 12 years with their ‘Camp Hope’ program providing massage and speaking on a wide variety of topics for breast cancer survivors.od Breast Health." Cheryl has a full time oncology and mastectomy practice in Maplewood, NJ.