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We will prepare you for a successful career as a Licensed Massage Therapist. You will literally graduate from Irene’s with your State of Michigan Massage License. As numerous testimonials confirm, massage employers prefer to hire Irene’s graduates over any other massage school.
Why Choose Irene’s?
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Luckily my two specialties (intuitive deep tissue and manual lymphatic drainage) provide variety in the treatment room and help to reduce burnout. I’m very stringent about hydration throughout my day and work hard to eat nutritious, balanced meals. Recently I’ve taken “resting time” very seriously and my next goal is to ensure consistent exercise.
Benefits of Massage Therapy
Massage has been introduced as a viable substitute for traditional medical approaches for low back pain. Many healthcare providers are beginning to recognize massage as a legitimate form of treatment for low back pain. In fact, studies show about fifty-four percent of healthcare providers suggest that their patients seek out a massage therapist in addition to other treatment for their pain.
The American Society of Anesthesiologists, as well as other health organizations, recommend that no herbal supplements be taken at least 2 weeks prior to surgery. For example, be wary of the following: Black cohosh: This herbal may interact with anesthesia medicines and cause low blood pressure or increased risk of bleeding.
What Our Community Says:
When I interview therapists from Irene’s I know that they are top tier. They are highly competent and ready to start their careers in the Massage Therapy field.
Shelly D., Recruiter, Employer, Zeel In-home Massage
I graduated from Irene’s in June 2018. I had an amazing experience and met so many talented people who are like family now. Irene’s changed my life and showed me a path to an amazing career in massage therapy. It’s because of Irene’s I can help so many people and animals through massage.
Jenni K., Alumni
My experience with Irene’s transformed my life in countless beautiful ways. I came away with irreplaceable knowledge, wonderful relationships, and inner strength. I wouldn’t trade my education there for anything.
Caroline K., Alumni
Irene’s is an awesome place to learn! The only school I know of that teaches in a fun way through hands-on learning. It’s because of this school, that I have a wonderful career doing what I love!
Satin S., Alumni