News & Announcements Archive

LARA Continuing Education Requirement Reminder Letter

Check your email for this reminder from the Michigan Licensing And Regulatory Affairs department regarding your Massage License Continuing Education requirements.

Mayo Clinic Recognizes Benefits of Massage

Read about the many benefits of Massage as a complementary form of medicine.

Touch Listed as One of 4 Key Components of Happiness

Business Insider writer Eric Barker offers 4 keys to Happiness...

Massage as Part of Holistic Approach for PTSD

Read about how the Aloe Foundation in Austin, TX is using massage to help support individuals with PTSD.

Are Massages Actually Good For You?

Learn why one TIME reporter is convinced about the answer to that question.

Safe Alternatives to Opioids

When pain becomes too much to bear, many turn to drugs. But, there are alternatives that could be as effective and much safer.

A Multi-Disciplinary Approach, Including Massage, Can Beat Drugs in Pain Management

A recent NPR article shows that drugs can be beat when it comes to pain management.

Our Students Surpassed National MBLEx Pass Rate

Of our students that attempted the MBLEx for the first time in 2016, they had a pass rate of 100%, surpassing the national pass rate of 71.4% for first time attempts.

Register for a Free Massage as a Profession Workshop

Don't miss out on this great opportunity to get more information about becoming a professional massage therapist.

Student Massage Clinic

There's no better way to start the weekend than with a therapeutic massage in Institute for Massage Education's Student Massage Clinic.