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AKS Massage School

AKS Massage School
462 Herndon Parkway
Suite 208
Herndon, VA 20170

AKS Massage School, Inc. started as Applied Kinesthetic Studies in 1992. The school provides a professional certification program and continuing education for certified therapists interested in advancing their skills. Students at AKS Massage School receive plenty of supervised hands-on training, including 12 required hours of practical fieldwork during which they have the opportunity to explore various environments from clinics to schools.

The beautiful facilities in Herndon, Virginia include classroom and full massage facilities for students to practice. AKS focuses not just on the massage therapist but on the whole person, turning out graduates that are known for their proficiency and professionalism. all with the goal of healing. AKS encourages community involvement and volunteering, promoting the belief that massage therapy isn't just a profession but a calling.

The comprehensive curriculum at AKS Massage School is intense and rigorous. Students at AKS learn the anatomical language of muscles and bones and the esoteric language of touch. They grow personally and learn to tap into themselves and their clients with all the senses.

Quick Facts

  • AKS belongs to the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP).

  • Students and graduates of AKS may join any of several professional bodywork associations, such as the AMTA, all of which provide industry research, insurance coverage, legislative support and many other benefits to students and professionals.

  • All AKS instructors hold degrees in higher education along with their national certifications in therapeutic massage and bodywork.
  • 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.