2017 Successful Hands Grant Program™ to Award over $15,000 in Grants and Product Prizes to Massage Therapy Students

The Successful Hands Grant Program™ supports massage therapy students and their schools. In 2017, program sponsors Biofreeze®, Massage Envy® and Bon Vital® will award eight $1,000 grants to massage therapy students. In addition, each winner’s school will receive a $500 grant and a $500 product package. Since its inception in 2014, this grant program has […]

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American College of Healthcare Sciences Named to 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon 2017

Portland, OR—February 9, 2017—Portland, Oregon’s thriving health and wellness community has a new source of pride—the American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS), one of the area’s leading integrative medicine colleges, has been named to the 2017 100 Best Companies to Work For list by Oregon Business magazine. ACHS offers online, on-campus, and study abroad health […]

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Center For Massage & Natural Health Named 2017 School of the Year by World Massage Festival

On New Year’s Day, the World Massage Festival announced the Center for Massage and Natural Health (CFMNH) as the “2017 School of the Year,” in acknowledgment of all CFMNH has accomplished over the last 20 years. The team is most honored and excited to be considered in the class of the Best Massage Schools in the […]

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Massage Therapy Foundation Announces 2016 Student Case Report Contest Winners

The Massage Therapy Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Student Practitioner Case Report Contest. This year, the Grand Prize Gold Award has been awarded to Alta Schwab (pictured above) from the Center for Neuromatic Studies in Clearwater, Florida. Her winning case report was titled “The Use of Massage to Increase the […]

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AFMTE Now Accepting Applications for 2017 Educators of the Year Awards

Are you the next AFMTE, Biofreeze, Bon Vital’ Educator of the Year? The Alliance for Massage Therapy Education (AFMTE) has announced that they are now accepting applications for the 2017 Educators of the Year Awards. The Alliance published the NTESP Core Competencies for Massage Therapy Teachers in 2013. This document includes 10 standards, each of which describe […]

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Oregonian Names ACHS a 2016 Top Workplace

Portland, Ore. — On September 29, 2016, American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) was awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor in the small business category by The Oregonian and OregonLive. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational […]

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