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)

Soft Tissue Intensive for Certified Chiropractic Assistants

Call 503-244-3420 to register.
 Jun 7, Sun 1-5PM
4 CEs - $100

In the state of Oregon, Certified Chiropractic Assistants are required to complete 6 hours of continuing education per year. This four-hour course is designed to help meet the continuing education requirements for Certified Chiropractic Assistants. This course can also be used as continuing education for Licensed Massage Therapists or as elective credit for massage therapy students in the core massage therapy training program at Oregon School of Massage. In this course, students will practice various massage techniques for reducing muscle spasm and myofascial restrictions and learn how to provide a thorough and effective region or condition-specific soft tissue treatment in 10-15 minutes..

Bowenwork® Intro

May 30
4CEs, $95

Bowenwork® is a gentle, effective, noninvasive touch therapy that stimulates the body's ability to heal itself. It can be done through clothing. In this four-hour introductory class, you will learn to apply key elements of Bowenwork®  to different parts of the body. Tuition includes manual for beginners. (NCBTMB Approved) To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.

Body Mechanics for Massage Therapists

Body Mechanics
May 30, Sat 9am-6pm
8 CEs-NCBTMB - $175
OSM Portland - 9500 SW Barbur Blvd Ste 100

"Staying Alive for Another 25". Kitty Lawrence has been an LMT for 26 years and still loves it. With aliveness and awareness at the core, we will focus on applying the laws of physics to our work to create a more healthful and joyful massage more To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.

Aromatherapy - Part III

May 30, $225
Sat Sat 9am-5:30pm

Deepen your understanding of aromatherapy as we explore the chemistry of essential oils. Create blends and design treatments which incorporate this knowledge. Learn about the healing potential of vegetable oils used for massage. Five more essential oils will be added to your tool chest. Help create an infused oil and a salve.
To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.