Continuing Education

Continuing Education Program

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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).

For more information, call 312.878.4225 or email ktafel@soma.edu today!

PREGNANCY MASSAGE & WOMEN’S HEALTH: 16 CEU CREDITS: SEPTEMBER 25th and SEPTEMBER 27th, 2020

This course discusses the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the female reproductive system and presents an abdominal treatment to promote women’s health. How to work safely with pregnant clients is also demonstrated. The instructor, Kelly Fowler, is a 17-year bodywork veteran who operates a successful wellness clinic in Will County. Kelly has worked with a wide range of women’s health issues including pre-op breast cancer, menopause and domestic abuse survivors.

This class is re-scheduled for September 25th and September 27th.

Course Fee: $372 plus a $25 registration fee. Soma graduates receive a 25% Soma Scholastic Scholarship and the $25 registration fee is waived.

Total cost to Soma graduates is $279.

To register for this class please email ktafel@soma.edu

 

CLINICAL AROMATHERAPY: 12 CEU CREDITS: October 16 and October 18, 2020

This course provides a strong foundation and working knowledge of the therapeutic use of 15 essential oils in a clinical setting. The methods of extraction, major chemical constituents, functions and applications of essential oils and how they work in the human body are discussed. The instructor, Kelly Fowler, is a 17-year bodywork veteran who owns and operates a highly successful wellness center in Will County. She has an extensive knowledge of massage theory and techniques and clinical aromatherapy.

Dates: October 16, 2020 from 10:00am to 4:00pm and October 18 from 10:00am to 4:00pm

Course Fee: $279 plus a $25 registration fee. Soma graduates receive a 25% Soma Scholastic Scholarship and the $25 registration fee is waived.

Total course fee for Soma graduates is $209.

To register for this class please email ktafel@soma.edu

 

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 contact Katie Tafel at 312.878.4225 or email ktafel@soma.edu