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Animal Acupressure Massage Training Center

Animal Acupressure Massage Training Center
2040 W 18th Ave
Eugene, OR 97402

Located in Eugene, Oregon, Animal Acupressure Massage Training Center offers courses I animal massage and acupressure. AAMTC offers Level 1 dog massage, cat massage, and horse massage and acupressure, Level 2 canine acupressure, feline acupressure, and horse acupressure and massage, and Advanced Level 3 Indovina technique animal healing coursework.

Level 1 and Level 2 certification programs are offered in two formats; on-site, 5-week-day coursework and at distance coursework that has online and phone support. Advanced Level 3 coursework is only offered on-site at the center in Eugene and requires an invitation from founder Jo Marie Indovina. Coursework includes an overview of traditional Chinese and energy medicine, acupressure and massage techniques, anatomy, energy pathways, animal nutrition, as well as business and ethics of running a practice.

The goal of AAMTC is for their students to learn pet massage for the animals in their lives and gain the knowledge and ability to use energy work with animals and humans.

Founder and director Jo Marie Indovina has more than 25 years of teaching experience with certification as both a human and equine acupressurist and is an animal communicator. After founding AAMTC, she expanded her practice to include other animals such as cats, dogs, and llamas. Under her supervision, classes take a holistic approach to animal care and conditioning. Each class focuses on increasing health and healing for all animals and instruction blends older Traditional Chinese with modern Complementary Alternative Healing Arts. While Jo Marie teaches many classes, she has also recruited top teachers and veterinarians who share her holistic vision to instruct classes as well.

Quick Facts

  • Students come from as far away as Japan, and animals come as far away as the east coast.

  • Founder JoMarie Indovina's given name, "Indovina" means Intuitive Perceiver or Psychic.

  • AAMTC also offers courses out of a training center in County Limerick, Ireland.

  • Jo Marie Indovina taught at Sierra Community College in Nevada City, California.

  • 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.