Most folks aren’t aware of exactly what an education in massage therapy entails. The Massage Therapy Certification Program at Cohutta Healing Arts Institute (CHAI) includes: Introduction to Massage Therapy; Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology; Massage Theory and Application; Advanced Techniques; Clinical Internship; Business and Marketing. Continue reading
To kick off 2017 Fall Class enrollment Cohutta Healing Arts Institute (CHAI) School of Massage in downtown Ellijay is hosting a series of Open House events. Come tour the school, meet the administrators and instructors, and mingle with others who have embarked on a new career in massage therapy. Continue reading
Cohutta Healing Arts Institute, located in downtown Ellijay, celebrated another successful term of Massage Therapy Certification Training with a graduation ceremony on September 8, 2016. Each of the new graduates has already taken and passed their National MBLEx licensing exam and are on their way to becoming professional massage therapists. Continue reading
At Cohutta Healing Arts Institute (CHAI) School of Massage in downtown Ellijay, Georgia, we believe our curriculum is both creative and challenging. Our Massage Therapy Certification program not only prepares students for the required licensing exam, it also stretches their views of healing, health and caring for others. Our massage student therapists are serving the public and each other as they continue to learn and grow. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE: Cohutta Healing Arts Institute (CHAI) School of Massage in downtown Ellijay is reaching out to the caring people who touch and improve our lives every day by hosting Touch of Thanks Day of Appreciation events at the massage school.
The first Day of Appreciation was held June 6, 2015. In honor of National Safety Month, the school hosted Gilmer County, City of Ellijay and East Ellijay Public Safety and Emergency Services Personnel for a Touch of Thanks day of massage. Local firefighters, police officers and EMS personnel enjoyed free student massages throughout the day. Continue reading
We are so very proud of the students who recently graduated from the Massage Therapy Certification Program here at CHAI. It has been a long journey, filled with fun, transformation, relationship building and lots of hard work! We look forward to being with you on your journey as Professional Massage Therapists and watching how you each choose to serve the world. Bravo!!! Continue reading
You’ve heard the expression, “Time flies…” For massage therapy student, Alex Lawson, a year has “flown by.” Alex is about to Continue reading
Massage Therapy students are taught to touch the body and to “see” beneath the skin by feeling the shape and texture of the muscles under the outer later. It takes lots of practice and patience to develop this skill, and along the way, students are encouraged to visualize the structures that they’ve seen in anatomy books and models. But what if they could actually see what’s going on? Continue reading
Congratulations to our colleague, friend and bodyworker extraordinaire, Lydia Bassetti, on the Grand Opening of her new location for Amethyst Therapies in Ellijay, GA.