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)

Tension Headache Treatments

Tension headaches, defined as muscle contraction type headaches, are experienced by up to 63% of men and 86% of women. This class will provide therapists with a variety of assessment skills including postural, active and passive ROM to create individualized treatment plans for their massage clients. Participants will also learn the precise soft tissue protocols to address this common massage concern. Anne is an NCBTMB provider #451486-10. Prerequisite: LMT or Massage Upper Body

Dates: April 10-12
Fri 6:30-8:30pm; Sat-Sun 9:30am-5:30pm
Tuition: $340

Portland Campus. Call 1-800-844-3420 to register

Oregon Board Review

These classes provide an opportunity for students, graduates and massage therapists from other states to prepare for the Oregon Practical Exam. Both classes are held at our Portland Campus.

Board Review - Practical
Dates: 4/3/2015 Days/Times: Fri 9am-1:30pm
Tuition: $ 110 CE Hours: 4.5

Board Review - Kinesiology
Dates: 4/4/2015 Days/Times: Sat 9am-1pm
Tuition: $ 100 CE Hours: 4

Thai Massage - Level II

Dates: 4/4-5 & 4/18-19
Times: Sat-Sun 9am-5:30pm
Tuition: $ 590
CE Hours: 30
Location:  David's Yoga Yurt - Beaverton (register for location)

The Level II Southern-style course is the full 3-hour Southern-style Kata. Building on the material covered in the Level I course, students will learn ...more on Thai Massage II.
To register, call 800-844-3420.
Active Isolated Stretching

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.

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