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Acupressure Therapy Institute

Acupressure Therapy Institute
1 Billings Road
Quincy, MA 02171

The Acupressure Therapy Institute offers a program in Asian bodywork therapy, an art of Chinese medicine that utilizes the power of touch, one of the most natural and intuitive forms of healing. Acupressure Therapy Institute helps students to search within themselves and improve their own conditions in order to be truly successful healers.

Graduates of the Acupressure Therapy Institute receive a certificate in Acupressure Shiatsu and are recognized as professional Asian bodywork therapists. The talented faculty at ATI is dedicated to training professional practitioner so that they make a positive difference in the community through complementary and alternative medicine.

ATI offers individual attention to students and has supervised student clinics in acupressure. Students of Acupressure Therapy can also partake in off-site internships with challenged adolescents at the Massachusetts Hospital School Pain Management Clinic. The Institute is not just a school but a community, involving students even after graduation. Alumni gan benefit from the ability to sit in on classes for review at any time, free of charge.

Quick Facts

  • The school is a national member of the Council for Schools and Programs (COSP) of the American Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia (AOBTA) and approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education provider under category A.

  • ATI is New England's only school teaching the Acupressure Shiatsu style of ABT.

  • The founding director has more than 25 years experience in creating curriculum and teaching ABT.

  • The program a ATI is 720 hours.
  • This school profile has been compiled and updated by The CollegeBound Network. The school is not affiliated with The CollegeBound Network and shall not be considered a sponsor of this program.