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)

Massage Training Previews

Please call to RSVP for an upcoming Preview:
1-800-844-3420 (Portland) or 1-877-588-8912 (Salem).
Salem: July 16 at 6:30PM
Portland: July 18 at 10AM

We have the perfect way to learn more about this rewarding and handmade career. OSM offers a fun, informative 2-hour Preview as an introduction to our unique massage training program. Discover how OSM teaches students to listen to the body with Hands, Heart, and Mind. All attendees will receive a gift certificate to enroll in a free Massage Basics Class.

Therapeutic Stretching - Upper Body

Therapeutic Stretching for the Upper Body Location: Salem Campus Date: August 8 Time: 9am-5pm Tuition: $165 Instructor: Aleta Goin

Muscle energy techniques (MET) have been called "active muscular relaxation techniques" and give us gentle, yet powerful tools for working with clients with injuries and musculoskeletal dysfunction. Read More >>

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

Polarity Therapy - I

Polarity Therapy
  • July 25-26
  • 16CEs - $335

This 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.

Body Mechanics for Massage Therapists

Body Mechanics July 25, 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.