Jill Nelson is a graduate of Northeastern University in Boston. She holds a BS in math and computer science. After 15 years in the computer field, Jill returned to school, attending the Barbara Brennan School of Healing, a 4 year professional program in healing sciences.
A massage therapist since 2001 and a lymphedema therapist since 2005, Jill has 300 hours of training in lymphedema treatment, including advanced study at the Foldi Clinic in Germany. Jill specializes in lymphatic drainage for the treatment of lymphedema and recovery from surgery, oncology massage for adult and pediatric patients, therapeutic massage and energy healing.
Jill has extensive experience working with clients with lymphedema, providing lymphatic drainage to reduce swelling, compression and teaching clients how to successfully manage their lymphedema independently. She has considerable experience working with patients before and after surgery using lymphatic drainage to reduce bruising, swelling and pain.