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Event Info

NHPC Webinar: Massage Therapist as a Labour Support Provider

Date and Time: July 6, 2020 9:00 am
Location: Online Webinar,
Instructor: Janine Gotzke
Registration Deadline: June 28, 2020 11:50 pm

NHPC Webinar: Massage Therapist as a Labour Support Provider


Date: Monday, July 6, 2020
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (MDT)    
Venue: Online - Your home, office, or wherever you connect online


Massage therapists play an important role in the lives of their patients, but what about during labour? In this webinar, learn the in's and out's of the role of birth workers and how massage therapists can fit in, to provide the most care to a person in labour.

About the Presenter

Janine Gotzke graduated from Mount Royal University and has been practising massage therapy for 17 years. She has taught at Mount Royal University and Makami College, and she has worked with Seminars for Health to develop the prenatal and postnatal massage programs.

Janine has been a Doula for five years and is actively involved in the birth community in Calgary. She now owns a clinic in central Calgary, Alberta.

Online Registration, Delivery, and System Requirements

NHPC Webinars are presented through Zoom webinar software, which lets you participate in this NHPC webinar, from your own home, office, or wherever you choose to connect. 

Please complete the TWO-PART registration process:

Step 1: Reserve a spot by registering through the NHPC website in advance (using the "Register for the Event" button above).
Step 2: One week prior to the event, you will receive an email with information on how to register directly with Zoom. Do this at least 24 hours prior to the webinar time.   

If you do not complete both step 1 and 2 of registration, you will not be able to participate in the online webinar.

Please Note: After the second part of the registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing information and a link to join the webinar. 


System Requirements

Computer/device with Internet access, to view the workshop presentation. 
Computer/device microphone and speakers OR phone access to use the toll number (charges may apply) provided to call in and hear the presentation over the phone.

Continued Competency Program (CCP) Information
Learning Type: Distance/Online Learning
Credits Eligibility: 5 CCP Credits
Documentation Required: Certificate of Completion