952 - 562 - 5200
Connect with us:     
Massage & Shiatsu
Therapy School Blog.

Get Started Today!

Receive our Catalog and more!
First Name
Last Name
Email
Phone
 
Please leave this field empty.

Announcements Category

Winter Workshops and Classes Open to the Public at Our Minneapolis Massage School

07 Nov 2016

Did you know that the Continuing Education department at our Minneapolis massage and shiatsu therapy school isn't just for bodywork professionals?   That's right; many of our continuing education workshops and classes are open to the public, even those with no prior bodywork training. Some of the classes are designed to give you a taste of what massage or shiatsu is like, while in others we present helpful wellness techniques. And this winter is no different. We've got a number of classes coming up that are open to anyone. Massage Basics (December 10, 2016): Whether you are considering a career as ...

CenterPoint Provides Post-Competition Massage (as Well as Runners) at the Twin Cities Marathon

21 Oct 2016

An important part of the training for students at our Minneapolis massage school is giving them the opportunity for hands-on practice. In addition to giving discounted massage and shiatsu therapy sessions in our Student Clinic, we also get students involved in events outside our school. In fact, each student is required to complete a certain amount of outreach hours in order to graduate. One of our favorite events (for both students and faculty) is staffing the post-competition massage therapy tent at the annual Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon.   This is something we've been doing for a number of years. We ...

Your Exciting New Career in Natural Health Care Begins in Minneapolis on July 9, 2015

26 Jun 2015

Ready for a rewarding and exciting adventure?Then it's time to find out what our grads and students already know - a career in the natural health care field as a massage or shiatsu therapist is the future of your dreams!  And at our Minneapolis massage school we've made it easy to embark on that journey.  We're hosting our next 'Meet & Greet' on July 9th at 6:00 p.m.  If you're even just a little bit curious about what training as a bodywork therapist could be like, then plan on stopping by our open next house.  Explore our beautiful facilitiesMeet our ...

Now You Can Combine Doula Training With Bodywork Therapy

22 Jun 2015

As more and more people are moving toward natural health care approaches, we are excited to announce a new elective that students in any of our three diploma programs can add to their course schedule: Birth Doula & Bodywork Therapy.  Many pregnant woman who have included a doula as part of their prenatal care are able to experience a more natural childbirth without the need for medication.  A doula who is trained in bodywork therapy has an extra edge, as massage has been shown to enhance the body's release of natural oxytocin (often given synthetically to promote labor) as well ...

Changes Are Coming to MN Highway 100 – Our Neighbor to the West

29 May 2015

The neighborhood around our Minneapolis massage school is changing! Currently, Minnesota Highway 100 is undergoing a $60M improvement project.  Changes are planned to enhance safety and improve accessibility and mobility by widening the road to include three lanes in each direction. Construction is scheduled to be completed in November 2016. Portions of the highway are scheduled to be closed throughout the construction period, and this will affect our massage and shiatsu therapy students, our staff, and our visitors.  This project will affect both those who drive and those who take the bus.If you have visited CenterPoint in the last five years, ...

Get a Taste of Massage or Shiatsu Therapy This Spring or Summer at Our Minneapolis School

01 Apr 2015

Have you ever considered a career in the natural health care field?  Perhaps you or someone you know has thought about training as a massage or shiatsu therapist but have hesitated because you're just not sure it's right for you.  We realize that committing time and finances to a training program is a little intimidating; that's why we regularly offer a one-day class in either of these therapies.  You can get an introduction to the basics plus hands-on experience and see for yourself why many people are entering the bodywork field and finding fulfillment in providing compassionate, healing touch therapies.  ...

Date Change: Flying HeartMind Shiatsu Now Scheduled for April 17-19, 2015

09 Feb 2015

If you missed the registration deadline for Flying HeartMind Shiatsu with Matthew Sweigart, you're in luck!  This continuing education course (previously scheduled for February 8th) has been moved to April 17-19, 2015.  Registrations aren't due until March 27th, so you've got plenty of time to get in on this exciting presentation.  We are pleased to be able to offer this class in conjunction with the Minnesota chapter of the AOBTA.  It's the first time Matthew has been in the Minneapolis area to present an introduction and hands-on training to his exciting bodywork technique that's designed to address the entire individual - ...

Join Us For Some Refreshing Bodywork: Yin Restorative Yoga

30 Jan 2015

After the hectic pace of the holidays and dealing with the deep freeze that is Minneapolis in the winter, why not take some time to get refreshed, recharged, and re-grounded?  We've got just the prescription for you - Yin Restorative Yoga.  Are you tired?Has the pace of life got you over-stimulated?Do your energy levels spike and fade away quickly?Have you got too much energy and don't know how to channel it?If you've answered 'Yes' to any of these questions, then it's time to sign up for our Yin Restorative Yoga class. What Is Yin Yoga?Rooted in the Eastern philosophy of ...

Join Us for a Day of Relaxing Together with Couples’ Massage

22 Sep 2014

One of the most comforting and supportive things we can do for our friends or loved ones is to help them relax and deal with the stress of day to day life, and therapeutic touch is one of the best ways to do that.  That's why at our Minneapolis massage school we're so excited about one of our upcoming continuing education classes, Couples' Massage.  Unlike with most of our continuing ed classes (which are for bodywork professionals), you don't have to be a trained massage or shiatsu therapist to enroll in this class, just have a partner and a desire ...

CenterPoint Gift Cards Are the Perfect Gift For Everyone on Your List

09 Dec 2013

Still checking off items on your holiday shopping list?  We can help you shorten up that list quickly, and with gifts that are sure to please and guaranteed to fit.  In the days of massive day-after-Christmas returns and re-gifting, it's almost impossible to choose something your recipient will want to keep, but when you give a gift card from CenterPoint, they'll thank you.  And because our gift cards are good for a variety of things at our MN massage school, they're a very versatile gift.  Give the Gift of a Massage or Shiatsu Therapy Session for the HolidaysThe holidays (and ...