Management of Lymphedema Affecting The Head And Neck

This Course Is Now Included In Our Advanced Lymphedema Management Course
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This 2-day advanced 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 $435.00. We offer an Alumni discount of 10%. Financing options and payment plans are available if needed.


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.

AOTA Approved Provider #4063 - AOTA CEU/Contact Hours- 1.4 - Category 2
"The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition."

Upcoming Advanced and Refresher Courses

Name Date City State  
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Feb 15, 2022 Orlando FL Register
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Dec 07, 2021 Atlanta GA Register
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Oct 19, 2021 Palm Beach Gardens FL Register
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Sep 21, 2021 Charlotte NC The registration deadline has passed for this class. Call for options.
2021-CLT Refresher / Recertification Jan 01, 2021 Ongoing Register
Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck Sep 18, 2021 San Francisco CA The registration deadline has passed for this class. Call for options.

Is Lymphedema Management Right For You?

World Class Instructors!

Direct contact during our certification courses, small groups, highly trained and certified instructors with many years of experience in education and treatment, as well as up-to-date teaching technologies assure a maximum learning experience for participants in our programs.

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Founder: Joachim Zuther

Our founder, Joachim Zuther, has remained an integral part of our course development and ensuring the future education of lymphedema treatment is at the forefront of scientific discoveries.

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Virtu Arora, ACOLS Instructor

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