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.


Body Mechanics for Massage Therapists


June 4, $175- SALEM
Sat 9am-6pm, 8 CEs - NCBTMB Approved

"Staying Alive for Another 25". Kitty Lawrence has been an LMT for 26 years and still loves it. This course is a synthesis of her years of study and practice. 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 dance. Included will be Beth McKee's system of using the bones as levers, joints as hinges, and weight transfer. Self care exercises provided.

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

  • "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

Previews help you make a sound decision about choosing a career in massage by outlining the time, finances and energy needed for training. Oregon licensing and career opportunities are discussed. There is no cost to attend.
Next Dates:
Saturday, May 21: 10am-12pm - PORTLAND
Thursday, May 26: 6:30-8:30pm - SALEM
To reserve a seat, contact:
PORTLAND - Shannon Jackson, 800-844-3420 or  E-mail SALEM - Janet Burkhart, 877-588-8912 or  E-mail

Positional Release for CCA's

Spine Model
June 5 - Sun 1:30-4:30pm
3CEs - NCBTMB Approved
PORTLAND CAMPUS

Oregon Certified Chiropractic Assistants are required to complete 6 hours of continuing education per year. This course helps meet those requirements and counts as continuing education for Licensed Massage Therapists. Students practice techniques for reducing tender points and spasm within muscle tissue and learn how to provide a thorough and effective region or condition-specific soft tissue treatment in 10-15 minutes...more on Positional Release for CCA's.

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

Hot Stone Massage


June 25 & 26
Sat 9am-6pm; Sun 9am-5pm
15 CEs-NCBTMB $345
OSM PORTLAND - 9500 Barbur Blvd. Ste 100

Hot Stone Massage provides a new way for therapists to explore their massage skills by combining hot or cooled stones and targeted massage techniques. The result is a unique form of treatment that can be focused for relaxation, injury rehabilitation, deep tissue, reflexology, energy balancing and spa applications. This workshop teaches...more on Hot Stone Massage.

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