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Different Types of Massage

“Many different types of massage are offered at places from health care facilities and fitness centers to resorts and spas. Here’s a sampling: Swedish: Intended to relax and energize you, this is the most common type. Long strokes, kneading and friction techniques are used on the more […]

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Massage Reduces Stress in Breast Cancer Patients

“According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. As a result of this devastating disease, many women are susceptible to stress disorders. The National Cancer Institute states that as many as one in five women with breast […]

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Effect of Massage on Chronic Low Back Pain

“Lower back pain is one of the most common conditions in the United States and a leading reason why people see a doctor. Four out of five adults will suffer from low back pain during their lives. Unlike lower back pain, which is often caused by muscle […]

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Massage Therapy and Alzheimer’s Disease

It has been said that in 25 years, the United States will have two kinds of people: those who have Alzheimer’s disease and those who are caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia is a term meaning loss of memory and other intellectual abilities serious enough to […]

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Massage therapy can reduce muscle pain

Muscles that are in spasm will be painful to the touch. The pain is caused by ischemic muscle tissue. Ischemia means the muscle is lacking proper blood flow, usually due to the muscle spasm. This in turn creates the following undesirable process: – Because the muscle is […]

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Top Reasons to Join Our Program

1. INDIVDUALIZED LEARNING ENVIRONMENT. Only 16 students in ALL classes, both hands-on AND lecture/discussion time. We want to hear everyone’s thoughts and opinions. 2. STUDENT SUCCESS IN LICENSURE. Our student’s exam pass rate is currently 96%. Compare that to the N.C. state pass rate of 75%. 3. […]

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Enrollment is now open!

Interested in becoming a massage therapist? NC Massage School is currently accepting applicants for the winter semester. We offer classes both during the day, and in the evening! Only 16 students in each class to ensure a personal, comfortable learning environment. Classes begin February 13, 2012. Contact […]

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Recent News

Just a few things to take note of… Massage Diploma Program – We are pleased to announce our next diploma program will begin on February 13, 2012. We limit the amount of students in each class to give you a more “hands on” experience. Typically each class […]

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Continuing Education

Did you know … … … ? 1. You are required to take 24 hours of continuing education in order to renew your license. 2. Three (3) hours of the 24 hours MUST be in Ethics. 3. If your N.C. massage license expires on December 31, you […]

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Student Massage Clinicals

Student Massage Clinicals are October 3-15, 2011!!! $37/hr Student Massage Schedule yourself a one or two hour massage. Appointments are 8 am to 9 pm!!! Monday-Friday and Saturday 8-2!!

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We provide personalized training in the art and science of therapeutic massage, focusing on advanced-level professional careers, continuing education, and personal growth. Our philosophy is rooted in a holistic approach, which encourages our students to explore personal development of the mind, body, and spirit.


“What has impressed me the most is the instructor’s teaching style. While it is accepted that certain protocols must be followed, their hands-on approach is informative and encouraging.”

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