Teacher of the Year Owns Massage Therapy School

An instructor of massage therapy and industry celebrity will receive national recognition at an award ceremony in October for winning a prestigious massage therapy education award. David Lauterstein is the 2012 recipient of the American Massage Therapy Association’s Jerome Perlinski Teacher of the Year award. The AMTA awards one massage therapy instructor from a member massage therapy school … [Read more...]

New Software Program Helps with Massage Therapy Classes

A Tennessee massage therapy school is adding a new tool to massage therapy classes in the lineup of courses available to registered students this year. The Tennessee School of Therapeutic Massage is adding a new kinesiology-based software program (muscle and motion) to the list of class offerings at the school in 2012. The Muscle and Motion software program allows students and professionals … [Read more...]

Massage Therapy School Drums Up Interest

A popular massage therapy school in the Northeastern United States recently announced the success of several initiatives the school conducted in 2011. The National Massage Therapy Institute experienced an increase in the number of individuals interested in their massage therapy programs across the school’s four campuses. The massage therapy school announced that in 2011, they began a series … [Read more...]

Massage Therapy Classes for the Vision-Impaired

A massage therapy school for the visual-impaired is offering hope to people in Bartlett, TN. Owner Chunan Jiang runs the Brightness Massage School for the Blind and Vision-Impaired, but has so far had very little luck in the way of drumming up business; a problem that is perplexing for Jiang. At his home city in China, Jiang was a massage therapy instructor for more than a decade at the … [Read more...]

GA Massage Therapy School Offers Half Day Program

Students interested in earning a massage therapy certificate or degree but need a flexible schedule might find it easier to go to school thanks to a new program offering by an Atlanta massage therapy school. Georgia Massage School is offering a new schedule for its massage therapy courses during the week, allowing students to attend classes for only half of the day. The spring program … [Read more...]

Massage Therapy Schools and Discounted Massage Services

A massage therapy school with four locations in the U.S. is offering public massages at discounted rates. The massage therapy school of the National Massage Therapy Institute is providing discounted massaged at any of its campuses. The massage therapy school’s student clinics offer professional massages at a fraction of the cost to the public as a way to give graduating students the … [Read more...]

Massage Therapy Schools Help Returning Vets

Massage therapy schools have partnered up with the U.S. armed forces to offer up some healing touch therapy to veterans returning home with injuries from their tours of service oversees. The Hands for Heroes™ organization coordinates the effort between the military and massage therapists and massage therapy schools to offer veterans who are wounded, both physically and psychologically, free … [Read more...]

Expert in Acupuncture to Teach Massage Therapy School

A massage therapy school in Berkley, California is hosting specialized massage therapy courses this spring through a once-a-year class schedule covering the healing arts of acupressure, shiatsu, and a new technique known as acu-yoga. The Acupressure Institute massage therapy school is offering classes led by expert instructor Dr. Michael Reed Gach in April.The three massage therapy techniques … [Read more...]

Massage Therapy Schools look to AMTA

The month of March is a busy month for a massage therapy association interested in supporting and educating busy massage therapists in the U.S. Massage therapy schools and students often look to the American Massage Therapy Association for insight into the industry, including understanding the latest trends in massage and new techniques that are developed through medical and scientific … [Read more...]

Massage Therapy School to Offer CE Classes

A massage therapy school in GA just announced its lineup of professional courses for therapists who need to make it to the 24 continued education hours threshold in October in the state of Georgia. The Georgia Massage School released the schedule well ahead of the October 31st deadline for licensed massage therapists in the state and is offering some rather unique classes to help earn the … [Read more...]