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)

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

Since its inception in 1979, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) has been at the forefront of mind-body medicine and medical research. A growing literature substantiates the benefits of mindfulness for the treatment of stress-related con- ditions, reduction of general ailments, and fostering greater balance.

Salem Campus:
Sep 23-Nov 11 Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: 32 hrs - $275
Sep 25-Nov 13 Deepening Mindfulness Practice: 32 hrs - $275
Click on course titles above for details and prerequisites. Call 800-844-3420 to register.

Polarity Therapy - I

  • Oct 4-5
  • 16CEs - $335
  • PORTLAND CAMPUS
Polarity TherapyThis class introduces concepts of energy medicine through Polarity Therapy. Learn about the chakra system and how it corresponds to our physical, psychological and emotional bodies. Discuss how to explain “energy work” in Western terminology. Learn about ....more on Polarity Therapy I

Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.

Celebrate With Us!

30 years logoIn 2014, OSM is celebrating our 30th year of promoting health through quality touch. Over 1500 students have graduated with a massage education that addresses the whole person - body, mind and spirit. Stay in touch for more 30th anniversary celebration information.

Open House - October 10, 4-8PM
Plan to reconnect with some of your colleagues and join us in celebrating this thirty-year history.

Connect With Your Sense of Smell

Aromatherapy I
August 23, Sat 9am-5:30pm
7.5 CEs $240
OSM Salem - 2111 Front St NE #3-101


Aromatherapy is a powerful, yet simple modality to incorporate into massage and your life. Get acquainted with 5 essential oils and experience simple treatments that you can immediately incorporate into your practice...read more

To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.