Training in Haskell, Tinton Falls & Gendale, NJ

A career that changes lives.


Call us at (973) 839-6131 to register!

Enhance Your Career with Specialities

By specializing in Continuing Education, you will set yourself apart as a therapist

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Flexible CE Opportunities

We offer CE Courses in evenings and weekends and home study courses

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Get the Hours You Need

Meet your requirements for NJ and NY – We are NCB certified

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A career that changes lives

Learn from leading educators with decades in the industry

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Continuing Ed: We’ve Got You Covered

Lifelong Learning for Massage Professionals

New Skills for Your Massage Practice

Check out this featured CE Course with Luci Zirpoli

Manual Lymph Drainage (36hrs.) in Haskell – 2/28, 3/7, 3/21, 4/4 & 4/11!
What previous attendees have said:

“I highly recommend taking this MLD training at ITM with Luci Zirpoli! She has had a lot of experience, very knowledgeable, professional and a passionate teacher! You will learn in both lecture and hands-on.“

“Don’t pass it up!”

We are NOW enrolling!

Meet your NY requirements
with our Eastern Bodywork program.

 We are excited to announce that we are enrolling for our Eastern Bodywork Program, which starts soon!

Call 973-839-6131 or email

If you’ve graduated from ITM’s Massage & Bodywork Program, our Eastern Bodywork Program will additionally allow you to meet New York state requirements for massage therapy licensure!*

Click below to meet with an admissions rep to register!


Student Testimonials

Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our grads say:

ITM Tinton Falls friendly campus environment with small intimate size classes what allows personal atention to each student all my teachers so far are devoted to massage therapy and anatomy and very knowledgeable I am progressing in techniques at an incredible speed!
Loving this training!

Patricia Bessa

Student Review

Just a great school, great experience, proud to be a graduate of such a fine institution.

Greg Forest

ITM Graudate

This school is absolutely fantastic. All my teachers went above and beyond to help me with any questions I asked!

Ellen Engel

I went back to school for CEU.

This School is completely qualify the best.

Shiatsu this weekend. All the Techniques renewed my knowledge.

Good investment in career $$$! Thanks.

Lissette Salas

Student Review


ITM was established in 1994.




A few things we’re great at

Courses. Curriculum. Clinic. Continuing Education.
Institute for Therapeutic Massage is the winner of “Excellence in Education” Award!

Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork

Build a rewarding career helping others as a qualified Massage Therapy Professional

Eastern Bodywork Program

Combine ancient Eastern healing arts with modern Western techniques as a well-rounded practitioner

Massage Continuing Education

Meet massage therapy continuing education requirements with NCBTMB approved CE courses

Our Professional Affiliations

Committed to Excellence

The ITM Difference

Learn from the Best! ITM wins “Excellence in Education” Award

We’re honored to be one of only six massage therapy schools nationwide to be chosen for an Excellence in Education Award from Massage Envy. Massage Envy is the leading provider of therapeutic massage in the United States, and the largest employer of massage therapists in the country. According to Massage Envy’s selection criteria, ITM has demonstrated outstanding results in the following areas:


Excellent curriculum and outstanding connections


High level of student and graduate support


Recognition from accrediting agencies and industry associations


ITM ensures grads have the necessary training for rewarding careers


Discover why therapeutic
massage and bodywork is a growing health field

Our Massage and Bodywork Program is a 720-hour, New Jersey State approved course for those interested in what it takes to become a massage therapist.

Upon successful completion, graduates will have received comprehensive training in the art and science of massage therapy.

Learn more: Massage ranks among top careers

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Latest News

Our blog provides information for both prospective students and alumni. Here are a few recent posts!


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