As the first Massage Therapy Program to achieve National Recognition through the Canadian Massage Therapy Council for Accreditation, we pride ourselves on exciting new learning experiences for our students. 

Considering OV?

Considering the Registered Massage Therapy program at OV? You’re attracted to a challenge. Especially one that brings you into alignment with your dual interests...

Posted: July 24, 2018

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OV loves the Sunshine!!

The OV Student team came out in force to rock the Sunshine festival in Vernon this past weekend. There were many happy festival goers receiving relaxing chair massages from our ...

Posted: June 16, 2018

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Beach Day

The 3rd annual BEACH DAY where students from all streams of classes at OV shared their knowledge and experiences occurred on a recent Friday afternoon.  Collaboration is a ...

Posted: June 8, 2018

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Do you want to be a Massage Therapist?

Do you believe healthcare is about health and care? Do you want to help people manage their muscle and joint conditions without ...

Posted: February 15, 2018

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Therapeutic Massage Program Techniques for Treating Pes Planus

Much like the foundations of houses, our feet provide important structural support that is often taken for granted. Untreated foot problems like pes planus—commonly k...

Posted: January 24, 2018

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Understanding Hyperlordosis for Students in Massage Therapist Training

The spine has natural curves in the neck, upper, and lower back which form an ‘S’ shape....

Posted: January 12, 2018

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How Students in Massage Courses Can Treat Piriformis Syndrome

The piriformis is a small muscle in the back of the hip that runs from the base of the spine (the sacrum) to the top of the femur. It assists in hip rotation and balance, reinfo...

Posted: January 1, 2018

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Massage Therapy for Stroke Rehabilitation

A stroke, or cerebrovascular accident (CVA) occurs when blood flow to a particular area of the brain is interrupted, or when an artery in the brain bursts and floods the surroun...

Posted: October 12, 2016

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