The Virginia Board of Nursing is the Governing body for Certified Massage Therapist in the State of Virginia.  Please visit their website for the Laws and Regulations and any forms for certification or renewal you may need. 

Virginia Massage Schools

Advanced Fuller School of Massage –  Virginia Beach

American Institute of Massage – Richmond

American Spirit Institute – Richmond, Norfolk, Williamsburg

Appalachian Institute of Healing Arts – Bristol

Blue Ridge Community College – Weyers Cave

Career Training Solutions – Fredericksburg

Cayce/Reilly School of Massotherapy – Virginia Beach

Cedar Stone School of Massage – Harrisonburg

Centura College – Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Newport News, Richmond

Chester Career College – Chester

Columbia College –  Fairfax, Centerville

Dabney S Lancaster Community College –  Clifton Forge

Daniels Institute of Massage and the Healing Arts – Roanoke

ECPI University – Newport News, Richmond

Esthetics Institute – Vienna

Fortis – Norflok, Richmond

Miller-Mote Technical College– Lynchburg, Roanoke

National Massage Therapy Institute – Falls Church

On the national site you can find a wealth of information for Massage Therapist, Students, Consumers, and Schools. Information on Continuing Education and conventions throughout the US; guidelines on ethics, and contact information for associated businesses. AMTA members have a secure site with access to additional information.

The Massage Therapy Foundation advances the knowledge and practice of massage therapy by supporting scientific research, education and community service. We believe in massage therapy and bodywork. We are therapist, educators, member of professional organization, vendor who sell supplies and massage and bodywork clients. We support the Massage Therapy Foundation with our hearts and dollars, donating to promote the knowledge and understanding of massage.  The Massage Therapy Foundation a 501(c)3 public charity advances the profession through community service projects, research, and education. Get involved. Please join us in supporting the work of the Massage Therapy Foundation. Together, we can build a brighter for massage therapy.