Home-Study Resource Center

The home-study courses resource center, sponsored by the Freedom From Pain Institute, is designed to provide the latest news, information, articles and tools related to home-study continuing education courses for massage and bodywork therapists.

Home-study courses provide working massage therapists and bodyworkers with the ability to expand their repertoire and earn continuing education credits at a time and place that is convenient and affordable for them. Home study, online and distance learning, has gained popularity within the past few years, as massage professionals seek more ways to receive higher education in a timely and cost-effective manner.

The Freedom From Pain Institute is dedicated to the research and treatment of chronic pain conditions. In his duty as executive director, Erik Dalton, Ph.D., shares his broad therapeutic background in massage, Rolfing and osteopathy in his entertaining and informative pain-management continuing education workshops, books and videos.

Grow Your Skills with Home-Based Continuing Education

Whether aiming for expertise or building a diverse service menu, home-based continuing education can help you grow your skill set in all kinds of modalities, from sports massage to shiatsu and beyond. Planting the Seed Upon graduating from massage school, most new practitioners have a solid knowledge of at least one modality and may have a...  Read More »

How To Make the Most of Your Home Study Course

As a busy professional, there are many reasons you may prefer to complete your continuing education requirements via home study. However, home study can often seem like a good idea until you begin trying to fit it into your day-to-day routine. Here are some tips that will help you make sure you get the most...  Read More »


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Or, order individual Home-Study Courses

Upper Body Home Study
(22 CE) home-study program: Click for Details and to Order
Lower Body Home Study
(32 CE) home-study program: Click for Details and to Order
Posture & Pain Home Study
(20 CE) home-study program: Click for Details and to Order
Upon course completion you receive:
Certified Myoskeletal Therapist diplomas suitable for framing
A Certifed Therapist listing on the highly ranked www.erikdalton.com
Cerified Myoskeletal Therapist logo to proudly dispaly on your website or business cards
NCBTMB and BOC approved CEs for bodyworkers and athletic trainers