Here are some options to check out that offer massage therapy classes:
- Massage Therapy Alliance
Massage Therapy Alliance is a national network of 200 massage therapy schools that offer training in massage, athletic, and clinical massage therapy. Classes are available at all levels, with options ranging from those for new graduates, professionals in the field, to those seeking to advance their skills.
Massage Therapy Alliance offers mentoring, certification programs, and hundreds of courses that include anatomy, physiology, kinesiology, and sports medicine. Students have the choice of either part-time or full-time study. The organization also offers scholarships and the opportunity to develop and use their skills by volunteering in community clinics and hospitals.
Massage Therapy Alliance provides a free search for massage therapist in Flower Mound in your area, as well as a list of specific classes that are offered at each school.
- Academy of Natural Health Sciences
Academy of Natural Health Sciences offers classes in a variety of massage therapy fields including Cranial Sacral Therapy, Sports Therapy, Deep Tissue, and Sports Massage. There are three types of classes offered, from beginner to certification. Advanced classes are also available.
To register, sign up on their website. Classes are limited to a maximum of 20 students, so you must register early. There is a $10 per person registration fee.
- Institute for Integrative Health
The Institute for Integrative Health offers a variety of massage therapy classes, including Cranial Sacral Therapy, Deep Tissue, and Sports Massage. There are part-time and full-time options, and classes are offered both locally and nationally.
The Institute of Integrative Health offers a free search for massage therapy schools in your area, and a list of specific classes offered at each school. If you register on the website, the $10 per person fee is waived.
- The American Institute of Sports Medicine
The American Institute of Sports Medicine offers training for those who want to become Certified Athletic Trainers. They also offer training in therapeutic massage. In the United States, the certification is called AISSM, which stands for the American Institute of Sports Medicine.
The AISSM offers certification for a variety of massage therapy fields, including Cranial Sacral, Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, and Sports Therapy. The certification consists of both classroom and clinical classes. To register, you can visit their website. The cost is $400 for the first two years and $500 each year after.