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NHI Clovis Graduate Julius Copeland shares his story of having work he loves as the Owner of Tru Blue Wellness & Massage

Jan 27, 2021

My story is probably like most people’s. We all have a past that we’re both proud of, and not so proud of. Being raised by a single Mom of four, and watching her do and go through all she did, was and is my inspiration. Being a single Father of a beautiful little girl only … Read More

Staff Spotlight | Margy Sommer | A Journey from Pastry Chef to Professional Massage Therapist & NHI Emeryville Instructor

Dec 10, 2020

Today’s Staff Spotlight is on Margy Sommer, NHI graduate & Emeryville Campus Instructor with nearly 30 years (and counting) of experience in the field of massage therapy. Learn more about Margy’s amazing story from pastillage to petrissage below. I have had a private practice in Alameda for 29 wonderful, inspiring years. I teach at the … Read More

Staff Spotlight | Brenda Gonzalez | NHI Santa Ana Instructor & Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy Program Graduate

Nov 25, 2020

This Staff Spotlight is focused on Brenda Gonzalez, NHI Santa Ana Instructor and Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy (ANMT) Program Graduate. Read Brenda’s testimony about her journey to becoming an ANMT graduate and NHI instructor below. I always knew I didn’t want an “office” job, I wanted to interact with people, and constant movement was something I … Read More

NHI Graduate Anthony Piana Grows His Business During COVID-19 Pandemic

Nov 19, 2020

NHI Graduate Anthony Piana shares why his business, Sports Massage Marin continues to grow during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tell us about Sports Massage Marin and why you love your career? I’ve been co-owner and a bodyworker for Sports Massage Marin for the past five years. The majority of our clients are looking for a team that … Read More

NHI Santa Rosa Student Renae Verbera Receives 2020 CAPPS Bonnie Manley Memorial Scholarship

Nov 12, 2020

NHI Santa Rosa student Renae Verbera has been selected as a 2020 CAPPS Bonnie Manley Memorial Scholarship recipient.  Robert Johnson, Executive Director of the California Association of Private Postsecondary Schools (CAPPS), and Dr. Fardad Fateri, President of the CAPPS Board of Directors, congratulate Renae Verbera on this great accomplishment. It is an honor and a … Read More

NHI Redding Graduate Shila Jones Finds Entrepreneurial Success With Body Recalibration Massage Therapy

Oct 5, 2020

NHI Redding Graduate Shila Jones has found entrepreneurial success with her private massage therapy practice, Body Recalibration Massage Therapy. “Near the end of my senior segment at NHI, I made the decision with a fellow classmate to open our private practice Body Recalibration Massage Therapy. I have successfully retained clients over the last year and … Read More

Tips for Maintaining Positive Mental Health While Social Distancing

Sep 8, 2020

Dealing with being at home all the time isn’t easy for everyone. Staying indoors can lead to feelings of isolation and take its toll on one’s mental health. While looking after our physical health is more important than ever, we must not underestimate the impact of increased stress and anxiety on our mental well-being. As … Read More

Legacy Bay Area Colleges Unite to Expand Program Offerings in Holistic Health

Aug 12, 2020

  Emeryville, California – National Holistic Institute | A College of Massage Therapy announces the acquisition of Bauman College, a leading provider of vocational programs in the fields of Holistic Nutrition and Culinary Arts. NHI is excited to build upon the rich heritage of both organizations while expanding program offerings in online and in-person holistic health … Read More

7 Digital Learning Environment Etiquette Tips

Jul 22, 2020

National Holistic Institute takes pride in helping you develop a career in massage therapy that you will love. As a student at NHI, you will be mentored by a team of dedicated professionals committed to your success. The expectations for online learning and classroom learning are the same however, with a few variances. For example, … Read More

COVID-19 Updates & Resources For Students & Alumni

May 5, 2020

NHI remains committed to our mission of Helping People Have Work they Love. There is nothing we value more than the health, safety and well-being of our students, alumni, staff and community.   FOR CURRENT STUDENTS In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, NHI has shifted to online distance education until we can safely return to … Read More