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.

Pregnancy Massage Classes at Oregon School of Massage

Fundamentals - Nov 3, 9am-6pm - $195
Massage & Acupressure for Birth - Nov 7, 1–5:30pm - $125
Bodywork for New Mother - Nov 10, 9am-6pm - $185
Instructor: Leslie Stager, LMT, RN

Portland Campus.
Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.
Learn from Leslie Stager RN, LMT, a leading pregnancy massage expert, author of Nurturing Massage for Pregnancy, and producer of the MotherTouch DVDs. Gain confidence with advanced bodywork skills, positioning options, and body mechanics as you address not only the common complaints of pregnancy, birth, and motherhood, but also explore the women’s wisdom that has supported mothers-to-be for 1000’s of years.

  • "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)

Craniosacral Therapy: Level I

Craniosacral Oct 20-22 - PORTLAND
15CEs NCBTMB Approved - $340

Craniosacral Massage is a gentle yet powerful form of bodywork developed by osteopathic physicians. Through freeing restrictions in the movements of the cranial bones and sacrum, CSM directly influences the central nervous system and the fascia. In this class, you will learn a protocol of techniques for releasing restrictions in the sutures of the skull as well as review how to feel for the Cranial Wave. Prerequisites: Craniosacral Intro or equivalent

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

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, October 21: 10am-12:30pm - PORTLAND
Saturday, October 28: 10am-12:30pm - SALEM

To reserve a seat, contact:
PORTLAND - Nicole Spears, 800-844-3420 or  E-mail
SALEM - Morgan Neil, 877-588-8912 or  E-mail

Communication During Bodywork Sessions

Communication PORTLAND
Oct 29, Sun 1-5pm - $95

Typical Ethics and communication classes that focus on business issues that come up outside of the massage session. In contrast, this class provides guidelines and practice for communications during the session, in order to enhance the effects of the massage. This class explores the value of communication within a clinical setting and discusses some structured approaches to implement better ways of communicating with your clients. The majority of the class involves demonstration and practice. In class participation is essential.
Meets the OBMT Ethics and Boundaries requirement.

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