Welcome to the Body Therapy Institute
Experience Learning that Changes Lives – through the Power of Massage Therapy
BTI Grads have a remarkable 98% pass rate on the national massage licensing exam
Visit BTI and discover how you can have a more satisfying and meaningful career!
Spirit of Learning® 2014-15 Program
100-hour teacher certification created by Carey Smith
The Center for Embodied Teacher Education offers the country’s leading teacher training for massage, somatic and healthcare educators. The program provides a solid foundation in the knowledge and skills required for effective teaching — while exploring the dynamic relationship between philosophy and methodology in an embodied learning environment.
Enjoy the Student Massage Clinic at BTI
Sign up for our last clinic of 2014 on September 25-27
Get a great massage at a reasonable price from our talented students in the Massage Therapy Diploma Program. These are one-hour sessions that can be used for stress reduction and general well-being, or can be focused on specific regions of muscular tension in the body. By appointment only – go to our Clinic page for complete information.
BTI Introductory Massage Workshop
Register for our next class on September 28
In this enjoyable day-long workshop, you’ll learn effective massage techniques from our master teachers, and you’ll practice the optimal body mechanics and quality of touch exercises that allow BTI graduates to excel in their work. If you’re considering professional career training at BTI – or just want to gain great relaxation and stress reduction skills – sign up today!
Our Campus at South Wind Farm
Come to a massage school in nature… where you’ll be in the midst of rolling meadows, ponds and lush forests filled with native wildlife. South Wind Farm is our beautiful country campus, located in the heart of the North Carolina Piedmont. Here, the spaciousness and tranquility provides an ideal setting for learning, healing and enjoyment.