Welcome to the only California State certified massage school in Humboldt County!
NOW ENROLLING NEW STUDENTS FOR FALL 2018 PROGRAM

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WELCOME to the only CA State approved massage school in Humboldt County! NOT ENROLLLING NEW STUDENTS UNTIL APRIL FOR FALL 2018

Therapy and Spa

Best of both worlds! Our Fortuna location offers a variety of services from helping with injuries, general relaxation, and spa treatments. Massage therapy provides relief for people from all walks of life and addresses different needs. Check out our Deep Tissue or Trigger Point sessions, then balance out with Reiki or AromaTouch!
 

Massage School

Our Massage Therapist Program has been designed for students who have a desire to help others, become competent in Therapeutic Massage from a Holistic perspective, and seek aid in their own creative healing process. Students are encouraged to develop a highly personalized style of massage. See our "ABOUT" tab for more info
 

Church of Loving Hands

We offer spiritual teachings in conjunction with (or separate from) massage therapy. For those who are interested in learning to teach, counsel, and facilitate healing circles or simply work on their own spiritual path; based upon METAPHYSICS, HOLISTIC HEALTH EDUCATION and the SACRED TREE TEACHINGS of the Medicine Wheel.
 

LOVING HANDS INSTITUTE :: NEWS

Eureka location, the second office of the Loving Hands Institute (Loving Hands MASSAGE SCHOOL - private school and massage practice), will be relocating back to Fortuna in MARCH 2018.

Fortuna location remains open and continues to offer: certified classes, massage Spa & Therapeutic services to the public, and Finnish Sauna sessions. We are looking forward to the beginning of the MASSAGE SCHOOL AGAIN in  FALL 2018.

Please stop by at 739 12th Stteet in Fortuna, or give us a call at (707) 725-9627 to Book your next massage.

Looking for a gift? Loving Hands Massage GIFT CERTIFICATES make a wonderful gift for any occasion.

 


MASSAGE SCHOOL PROGRAMS STRUCTURE

Find course dates under "Massage Programs" tab. Learn about our Method under "About"

Loving Hands is a private school, we reserve the right to accept/deny students based on the interview process for each individual elective.
 
DAY Session (12 months): SEPTEMBER through AUGUST
NIGHT Session (12 months): SEPTEMBER through AUGUST
The Loving Hands Institute offers ONE 510 HOUR PROGRAM composed of 7 classes/electives. Every NEW Student is required to start with the 168 hour Basic Swedish course* (*unless you are a transfer student)
DAY Session students are required to enroll in all 7 classes consecutively and complete the program within 1 year. NIGHT Session offers flexibility and the students are encouraged to learn more about the possibilities the Night Session has to offer.

CONTINUING EDUCATION:  Once the student completes Basic Swedish 168 hour course, they can enroll in Continuing Education classes any time (please be mindful of the prerequisite courses). Students are highly encouraged to take these seminars.
The Loving Hands School of Massage accepts transfer students. Please contact the school for more information.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  1. Licensed to Operate School #1200261 (Bureau Private Post Secondary Education), Since 1989. Licensed to operate means compliance with state standards as set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009"
  2. Approved by the California Massage Therapy Council, School # SCH0011 ** www.camtc.org
  3. NATIONAL CERTIFICATION BOARD FOR THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE AND BODY WORK: Approved Continuing Education Provider #022364-00
  4. Loving Hands Institute is a member of ABMP, the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals. 
 

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