Continuing Education

Continuing Education Program

The Soma Institute recognizes the need for massage therapists to learn and grow professionally even after graduating from massage school. To meet this need, the school offers a variety of continuing education classes throughout each year. The school is an approved provider by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB).

Courses Offered

Pregnancy Massage and Women’s Health (16 Continuing Education hours)
This course discusses the anatomy, physiology and pathologies of the female reproductive system and presents an abdominal massage therapy treatment to promote Women’s health. How to work safely with pregnant clients is also demonstrated.
$199 (if paid before August 8, 2017)
$249 (if paid after August 8, 2017)
$25 registration fee (waived for Soma Alumni)
Dates: September 8, 2017 and September 10, 2017(9am-5:10pm both days)

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Health and Wellness Coaching Certification Program (110 Continuing Education hours) 
The Health and Wellness Coaching Certification Program will teach students to help clients establish goals, maintain motivation, remain accountable and focus on their successes as they change and manage their lifestyle to embody health and wellness. Upon successfully completion of the Health and Wellness Coaching Program, graduates will be certified. As a Health and Wellness Coach, you will be able to develop health coaching programs for individuals and groups and guide and empower people in changing their lifestyle and behaviors so that health and wellness are put at the forefront of their lives.
$1750 (if paid on or before July 15, 2017)
$2150 (if paid after July 15, 2017)
Dates: September 11, 2017
15 weeks (Monday and Wednesday evenings)

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Continuing Education for Employers

Our Continuing Education classes can be invaluable to your workplace!

The Soma Institute is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider (#450870-08).

Special Invitation to Employers: Soma can provide you with a variety of Continuing Education classes on-site at your location. 

To learn how our Career Services department can assist you or for more information about bringing these courses to your employees, please contact Stanley Kozik at 312.878.4644 or email


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