Compassionate Therapies is owned by Meg Robsahm (M. Ed, LMP, NCTMB) who has been practicing massage therapy since 2001. Meg's practice focuses on chronic pain conditions, stress relief, palliative and cancer care massage. Her intent is to provide restorative and healing massage.
Source: Charles Cotugno 2007
She is a 2007 graduate of the Peregrine Institute of Oncology Massage Training. Meg teaches "Massage for People Living with Cancer©", a foundation course in Oncology Massage developed by Gayle MacDonald. Meg is also a frequent guest lecturer and public speaker to local groups, and welcomes the opportunity to share information about hospice and oncology massage.
Meg is President of the Society for Oncology Massage, a new organization dedicated to the development of oncology massage as a profession and connecting cancer patients with trained therapists around the country.
Prior to her career change, she worked in the non-profit and higher-education sectors. Meg holds a Masters degree in Education and Counseling Psychology.
For a more detailed biography, please click here (PDF).