A 501(C)(3) Non-Profit Organization 1992-2008



Preparing Successful Massage Therapy Practitioners 

1992 - 2005


Healing Touch Institute closed its Private Proprietary School and the Massage Therapy Certification Program during 2005. For information about the closing, including contact information for Graduates requesting transcripts go to:

Closing Letter





How to Obtain A Transcript



We Sadly Share the News About our Beloved HTI Member:




On June 11, 2007, HTI unexpectedly lost a treasured Instructor and Friend, Bob Adams. You can access his obituary by clicking on the link below. The obituary includes information about his funeral service in Manchester, NH on Tuesday, June 19th.






We Remember Concetta Monteleone Giangregorio, who passed February 2007:

Julie Soderblom (Graduate 1999 and Past Board Member) is asking for help for her son Jason Giangregorio (Graduate 2000) and daughter-in-law Concetta Giangregorio (Graduate 2000) and their two children. If you remember Julie, Jay  and Concetta please READ THEIR STORY.

We always remember with love, Elizabeth Dougherty Dulong (“Liz”), who was first a student, then a teacher of students at HTI. She continues to teach us from a larger realm.  Peace always, Lizzie.

Licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Education

Accredited by the Integrative Massage & Somatic Therapies Accreditation Council (IMSTAC)

Institutional Members of the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals 

Continuing Education in Aromatherapy leading to Certification meets educational standards of the 

National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) www.naha.org

Hypnotherapy Certification meets standards set by the National Guild of Hypnotists www.ngh.net




600-hour Massage Therapy Certification Program meets the 2005 National Certification Board in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) requirements, including a minimum of 125 classroom hours of Anatomy & Physiology + 40 classroom hours of Pathology





Healing Touch Institute  was located at 37 Water Street º Wakefield, MA 01880  


All Mail to: 


BUILDING C - 159 MAIN STREET Building C / Suite 12-C
STONEHAM,  MA  02180-1658


Graduates of Healing Touch Institute: Please see the "How to Obtain a Transcript" page. Transcripts typically take two-four weeks to supply, and must be paid for before they are released. Please do not send personal checks. We will accept only money orders or certified bank checks made out to our agent in Massachusetts. Please plan ahead.




Please do not  call the former Director, Instructors or Board Members at their home , business or cell phones unless they give you that number and  specifically request you do so.  ---Thank you for your cooperation.



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