The gift is in your hands; learn to use it at Oregon School of Massage!

We offer massage and bodywork courses for aspiring massage therapists, licensed professionals and the general public. We believe what a therapist communicates through their touch, combined with knowledge of the body and presence, can make the difference between a basic massage and a truly healing experience. Explore our website to discover how we incorporate this philosophy to train well-rounded massage therapists.

  • "I totally credit my success (at wellness clinic) to your excellent curriculum and knowledgeable instructors." L.M. (2007 Graduate)

  • "Since beginning courses...I have come to appreciate another factor about OSM. It has a special atmosphere of inclusiveness and acceptance." CG (2008 Graduate)

  • "All the instructors and staff are genuinely caring, compassionate and understanding, and all of my classmates are so down to earth and non-judgmental." NG (2010 Graduate)

  • "You guys did a great job preparing me for this career path...Thank you for being so supportive, kind and patient with me...It’s been a long and wonderful road." - EM (2013 OSM Graduate)


Active Isolated Stretching

The Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) method of muscle lengthening and fascial release is a type of Athletic Stretching Technique that provides effective, dynamic, facilitated stretching of major muscle groups, but more importantly, AIS provides functional and physiological restoration of superficial and deep fascial planes. NCBTMB and ABOC (Athletic Trainer Board Certification) approved.

Location: Portland Campus
Active Isolated Stretching - $355 Date: Apr 18-19, Sat-Sun 9am-6pm
AIS - Lower Extremities - $145 Date: Apr 20, Mon 10am-5pm

Heart Centered Ethics - Part 1

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April 19
Sun 9AM-4PM
6CEs, $130
PORTLAND CAMPUS

This engaging workshop is intended to provide a didactic model for appropriate use of power that is inherent in helping relationships. We will focus on Informed and Conscious Use of Power as well as Accountable and Wise Use of Power. We will explore our personal reactions to ... more on Heart Centered Ethics. To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.

Bowenwork® Module 1


Apr 25-26
16 CEs, $395
SALEM CAMPUS

Bowenwork® is a unique approach to stimulating the body's natural healing ability. It involves gentle movements on muscle and connective tissue. It can be done through clothing. In the Introduction class, you will learn to apply key elements of Bowenwork® to different parts of the body. In Module I you will learn the history, theory and philosophy of Bowenwork®, plus four Core Procedures for the upper and lower body. (NCBTMB Approved) To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.

Neuromuscular Therapy - Forearm & Hand

Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT) is a highly effective and specific form of therapeutic massage. In this class you will learn invaluable assessment tools as well as detailed and thorough treatment protocols to address many common forearm, wrist and hand conditions using the hands as well as T-Bars. NMT: Introduction is prerequisite for this class.

Dates: May 2-3
Days/Times:
Sat-Sun 9am-5:30pm
Tuition: $ 325 CE Hours: 15
Portland Campus.
Call 800-844-3420 to register.