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What is Massage Therapy Certification Training?

massagebooksMost 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

Massage: An exchange of wisdom, compassion, healing and much more.

“The healing arts that take place here are about the acknowledgement and respect of each individual’s complete and unique self. I find that absolutely inspiring!”

(by Leslie Byrd, Student Massage Therapist, CHAI School of Massage )

As this 2nd quarter of massage therapy training draws to an end, I am as nervous as I am excited! Soon our day class at Cohutta Healing Arts will be providing Student Clinic massage appointments. Continue reading

North Georgia Massage School Graduates Getting Great Reviews

Cohutta Healing Arts continues to receive positive feedback about the graduates from our north Georgia massage school located in downtown Ellijay, GA.

As with most businesses, professional massage therapists rely on positive reviews and client referrals for maintaining a successful massage therapy practice. Recent CHAI Graduate Kay Shutty launched Basic Kneads Massage of Ellijay. She shared a few of her client reviews with us: Continue reading

What Will You Learn in Massage School?

There’s more to becoming a Massage Therapist than learning how to give a good back rub.

The Massage Therapy Certification Program at Cohutta Healing Arts Institute (CHAI) is a comprehensive curriculum designed to prepare students for a rewarding and successful career in massage. CHAI School of Massage graduates complete a 755 hour program – 50% more hours than most states require – which will equip them with a variety of massage therapy techniques that go well beyond a basic Swedish Massage and prepare them for the national licensing exam.

We were recently asked Continue reading

The Road from Client to Massage Therapist

In 2013, Linda Stanley and her husband were injured in a serious motor vehicle accident. The car’s console was pushed into her ribcage, breaking ribs and damaging intercostal tissues. In tremendous pain, she was referred to Jennifer Houle, Licensed Massage Therapist, Naturopath, and a Director at Cohutta Healing Arts Institute (CHAI). In addition to the car accident, Continue reading