Elsebeth Petersen (Perry)DRM, DLT, CDT, DIP ED
LYMPHOEDEMA COURSES (Casley-Smith method) and CLINICAL THERAPY
Member of Australasian Lymphology Association
Member of the National Lymphoedema Practitioner Register
Certified Instructor of Decongestive Lymphatic Therapy (Casley-Smith method)
Secretary, Casley-Smith International
Reputable registers list the names of those therapists who have trained in Decongestive Lymphatic Therapy (Complex Physical Therapy) for the treatment and management of lymphoedema . These therapists should be able to assist you with manual lymphatic drainage, compression garments, multi-layer bandaging, skin care, exercises and home management planning. Casley-Smith therapists are eligible to be listed on the National Lymphoedema Practitioners' Register (NLPR).
Please visit this register for names and contact numbers of those who maintain currency with training and association requirements.
The therapist training/education programme advertised on this site was originally written and taught by:
Dr. John R. Casley-Smith D. Sc. (Oxon & Adel), M.B.B.S., M.D (h.c. multi), Prof. (h.c. multi)
Dr. Judith R Casley-Smith Ph.D., M.A., M.D. (h.c.), Prof. (h.c. multi)
The Casley-Smiths established the Lymphoedema Association of Australia in 1982 to further research and spread knowledge of lymphoedema and other high-protein oedemas.
Casley-Smith International now continues their work via the lymphoedema management training courses held in the UK, USA, Holland, Israel and Australia.