Building and Restoring Physical Conditioning After Breast Cancer
When: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
101 Monroe St.
Denver, CO 80206
Register for our free program on building and restoring physical conditioning after breast cancer.
Our free program will provide information to empower you to maintain or restore physical conditioning and fitness throughout your breast cancer journey.
During this program, Brianna Kearney, MSPT, CLT, RYT, will help you
- understand the benefits of physical therapy before and after treatment and how most insurance plans cover these services.
- learn to safely perform exercises for maintaining strength and flexibility, and discover the impact exercises like yoga can have on your healing, stamina and range of motion.
- discover methods to treat specific conditions like lymphedema, and find out what you can do to prevent and manage the condition.
About Our Instructor
Brianna Kearney, MSPT, CLT, RYT,is an orthopedic manual therapist with a successful oncology rehabilitation program at Oncology Rehab, a privately owned clinic, in Denver. She teaches therapeutic yoga group classes with a focus on stress-relief, and also offers one-on-one treatment sessions using yoga therapy that focus on emotional and spiritual healing for those who need more than just physical care during or after the cancer process.
Ms. Kearney graduated from Ithaca College in 2004 with a master’s degree in physical therapy. In 2007, she completed Julia Osborne’s advanced level course in oncology rehabilitation, and in 2011, she furthered her knowledge by receiving her certification in lymphedema management from the Klose Institute in Boulder, Colo. She joined Julia Osborne at Oncology Rehab that same year. Ms. Kearney later expanded her healing skills with a 200-hour yoga therapy training program, which she completed in 2012.
Ms. Kearney feels strongly that working at Oncology Rehab brings out her strong suit as a therapist – that of compassion and a deep desire to make a difference. She is passionate in her belief that physical therapy is needed as part of the recovery process from cancer.
Register online by June 11, or call (610) 645-4567.
You may also be interested in our signature fundraising event, Yoga on the Steps. Visit the Yoga on the Steps website to register or learn more about a yoga event near you.