partners in healing


Organizations who share the vision of empowering the general public with tools and information about the latest advances in caregiving are invited to consider becoming a Partner Organization with Benefits include listing on this page with links to their sites, volume discounts on the Touch, Caring and Cancer program, the opportunity to have a listing on Recommended Products, speaking or presentations by William Collinge at their events, research collaborations, and other forms of partnership to support their mission. For information about partnership arrangements, contact William Collinge.

... Tracy Walton, MS, LMT, NCTMB, is a massage therapist, researcher, writer and teacher. She focuses these efforts on massage therapy for people with cancer, offering instruction and writing in oncology massage. She works to bring safe, effective massage therapy to people in cancer treatment, at end of life, and in survivorship. Tracy is a leading national trainer of professionals in oncology massage and one of the instructors in the DVD program Touch, Caring and Cancer: Simple Instruction for Family and Friends.

A Caring Touch for Cancer. Founded by Toni Muirhead, LMT, Oncology Massage Therapist, Certified Lebed Method instructor, and approved provider of Continuing Education by the Florida Board of Massage Therapy, this site offers an opportunity to learn about the latest evidence-based practices for safe and effective oncology massage for cancer patients. Learn about safe skin care, helpful relaxation techniques and beneficial movement therapies that help increase a patient's quality of life during treatment for cancer. 

The Annie Appleseed Project. The Annie Appleseed Project, an all-volunteer non-profit, provides information, education and advocacy for people w/cancer, their family and friends around complementary, alternative, natural, holistic and integrative cancer therapies. Make more informed decisions.

PurePro Massage Products specializes in massage lotions and cremes for people with sensitive skin including cancer patients undergoing treatments that call for special skin care. The website also contains a special page on oncology massage.

Lindi Skin is dedicated to developing skin care products that ease the burden of common side effects experienced by individuals undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatment. As a caregiver you have two big jobs: caring for your loved one and caring for yourself. While you are caring for another the hours may be long and stressful. Take time to do things you want and like to do, alone or with the person you are caring for. The tools and information on this site will help you think about how to care for yourself and another.

Patient Resource Cancer Guide creates comprehensive, trusted patient education publications. The guides are distributed free of charge primarily through physician offices, cancer treatment facilities and patient advocacy organizations. Patients can request a free copy of any publication at

The Skincare Therapy Institute offers Oncology Comfort Care Certification courses for licensed nurses, skin care therapists, aestheticians and spa professionals. Certification courses are offered both online for international participants and on-site throughout the United States.


About the Book Partners in Healing

The Book

About the DVD Touch, Caring and Cancer

Instructional Video Program

About the Music for Partners in Healing