Management of Lymphedema Affecting The Head And Neck

This 2-day intensive workshop is designed to address the clinical management of patients with Head and Neck Lymphedema (HNL), frequently following surgery or radiation for the treatment of head and neck cancer. This workshop provides the academic and hands-on foundation to successfully implement appropriate therapeutic postoperative and postradiation intervention techniques to reduce symptoms associated with HNL.


This 2-day advanced course is open to Certified Lymphedema Therapists (CLT's). All participants need to show proof of completion of a CDT certification program from one of the recognized schools.

This course is also open to Speech-Language Pathologists (SLP's). This course is approved with ASHA.

It is recommended, not required, that you purchase the textbook "Lymphedema Management: A Comprehensive Guide for Practitioners" by Joachim Zuther. For students registering for this course, we offer a discounted price for the textbook of $70.00 (regularly $89.90) plus shipping. Call to place your order.


The tuition for this course is $395.00. We offer our alumni a 10% discount. If you register online, the discount will be applied automatically upon confirmation of alumni status.


This course is 2-days in length (14 contact hours). The classroom hours are 8:00am – 5:30pm on the first day and 8:00am – 4:00pm on the second day. There will be approximately one hour for lunch every day.

Continuing Education Credits (CEU's)

This course is 14 Contact Hours. CEU's are available. Each state and profession is different, so please contact our Admissions Department for more detailed information regarding CEU approvals. Academy of Lymphatic Studies is an approved provider for the AOTA, NCBTMB and various state professional boards. Please call for details.

Upcoming Advanced and Refresher Courses

Name Date City State
CLT Refresher / Recertification Jan 01, 2017 Online Register
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Sep 08, 2017 Indianapolis IN Register
Lymphatic Correction Using Elastic Taping Method Sep 10, 2017 Indianapolis IN Register
Advanced Lymphedema Management I Oct 06, 2017 Houston TX Register
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Nov 04, 2017 Omaha NE Register
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Dec 01, 2017 Palm Beach Gardens FL Register
Lymphatic Correction Using Elastic Taping Method Dec 03, 2017 Palm Beach Gardens FL Register

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