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We offer professional massage services 7 days a week!

(appointment only) Our licensed massage therapists offer a wide range of services, including orthopedic and medical massage, deep tissue massage, neuromuscular and trigger point therapy, myofascial release, Thai massage and stretching, pre-natal massage, cupping, sports massage, and oncology massage. Each and every session is uniquely customized to the client’s needs for that session. Call for […]

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Our new class of massage students is bright and eager, ready to heal the world!

Top: Brittany, Joan, Kelsey, Veronica, Maria, Dana bottom: Jenn, Joe, Marco and Jordan Say hello to our new night class students! They’re ready to learn and before you know it they’ll be ready to massage! Call in to get your name put on our student clinic interest list. Our day class has begun their clinics. […]

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3 Questions to Ask Before You Sign Up for a Healing Arts School

In case you haven’t noticed, the health and wellness industry is set for record expansion. Why is this? The answers are fairly clear: People are looking for natural and non-invasive ways to stay healthy. There is so much information out there, and new pharmaceutical drugs are being invented all the time. Of course, there is […]

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What are the Most Common Complaints Against Massage Therapy Schools?

Massage therapy is one of those rare industries that bridges the mainstream medical community and the world of holistic or “alternative” wellness. The medical benefits of professional massage therapy are becoming better documented each year, and this type of treatment is often recommended by doctors in conjunction with physical therapy and other areas of health. […]

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Is One Massage Therapy School as Good as the Next?

Every year, new information and statistics are revealed about massage therapy. What are we learning about this booming industry? Basically, we’re learning that it’s “booming” for a reason: The health and wellness benefits of professional massage therapy services are well documented, and the body of evidence is growing all the time. The pool of clients […]

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June 2018 Graduation Photos – Congratulations, Certified Massage Therapists!

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3 Types of Massage You Should Try at Least Once

According to the American Massage Therapy Association, roughly one in every five Americans have at least one therapeutic massage each year. That’s a lot of massages, but it’s still a small number given the many amazing health benefits of this unique practice. As more research and data appears, the massage therapy industry is only going […]

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The Top 3 Reasons Massage Therapists Fail

Massage therapy is a growing field, and there is plenty of research and data to back that up. In fact, you only have to think in terms of first hand experience. As the health benefits of massage therapy become more universally accepted and desirable, we’re started to see massage therapists working in airports, shopping malls, […]

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4 Ways to Keep Yourself Strong and Healthy as a Massage Therapist

Massage therapy is something that can benefit people of all backgrounds and professions. Whether a person works in a physical demanding job, such as construction – or an office job that involves a lot of sitting and stored up of tension in the body – a regular massage therapy session can make a huge difference […]

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What’s the Most Popular Type of Massage?

We live in a world of ever-increasing choices, and massage is no exception. Depending on what type of spa or massage clinic you visit, there might be a long list of options on the menu. Typical massage offerings include Swedish, deep tissue, sports massage, hot oil massage, shiatsu, hot stone therapy, Thai massage, myofascial release, […]

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3 Questions to Ask Before You Enroll in a Massage Therapy School

So you’ve decided to make it happen: You’re going to be a professional massage therapist! It’s something you’ve always wanted to do – and as a career, it offers so many things that interest you. Other people will directly benefit from your services, and being able to offer that kind of help is hugely appealing. […]

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How Long Does it Take to Become a Massage Therapist?

As the old saying goes, time is money. But is that really true? When you’re talking about education and training that leads into a new career, spending more time is justifiable. After all, professionals that are rewarding and worthwhile take skills. Those skills don’t come automatically, without investing any time or money. If they did, […]

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3 Common Mistakes Made by Massage Therapy Schools

It’s a great feeling when you find a new career path that excites and energizes you. Suddenly you can envision a whole new routine and lifestyle for yourself, as you prepare to leave behind an old job or career that wasn’t really fulfilling to you. But everything is still in the “idea” phase, and some […]

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How Do You Know Your Massage Therapy Program is Legit?

Every advertisement and every web page out there is trying to tell you that you should capitalize on this opportunity. This is your chance to get ahead, to do something for yourself. Whether it’s a product or an education program, this message of opportunity is constantly reaching our ears. It’s even more noticeable when we […]

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3 Rookie Mistakes Made By Massage Therapists

Experience is perhaps the single most valuable asset in any profession. Talent is worth a lot, as is luck and determination. But really, it’s experience that sets the true professionals apart from the rest. Massage therapy is no exception – the more experienced massage therapists have worked on every different body type, and have worked […]

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How Much Money Does a Massage Therapist Make?

There are two main reasons people go down a given career path. The first reason is that they’re passionate about a certain vocation. It gives them a deep sense of personal satisfaction, whether it’s because the career involves helping people, giving back to the community, or simply honing a craft that brings a lot of […]

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The Massage Industry is Booming: Here’s Why

The idea that you can choose to embark on a new career at any point in your life, and completely reinvent what you do for a living, is one of the most exciting prospects out there. Most of us, at some point in our lives, have been in a position where we didn’t love our […]

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What are the Most Popular Types of Massage?

If you’ve been to a massage therapy studio or “spa” lately, you’ve probably noticed there’s more than one type of massage on the menu. That’s one of the great things about massage therapy, both from the perspective of the patient and the practitioner. There’s always something new to learn, and there is no end to […]

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3 Questions You Should Ask Before You Join a Massage Therapy Program

When you find yourself inspired to embark on a brand new career, it’s one of the best feelings in the world. If you have a clear idea on what career path you want to take, that feeling of excitement and anticipation is even stronger. A lot of people decide they want to try a career […]

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How Long Does it Take to Become a Massage Therapist?

We live in a world of convenience. It seems like every device, service, and new technology is geared toward making our lives less complicated and more efficient. Information is coming at us 24 hours a day, to the point where it is impossible to absorb everything. That’s just the nature of modern life. Sometimes it’s […]

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Our Day Class Students graduated on December 20, 2017!

Congratulations! We wish them all the best as they journey from Certified Massage Therapists into Licensed Massage Therapists.

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Why Continuing Education is Important for Massage Therapists

Striving for an academic milestone is one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences in life, no matter what your field of study. In the case of massage therapy, completing a reputable certification course means that you’re finally able to embark on the journey of being an active massage therapist in the real world. Getting […]

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How Long Does it Take to Become a Certified Massage Therapist?

We live in a fast-paced world — there’s just no two ways about it. People today have more information than ever, and sometimes it seems we also have less time. These factors effect virtually every facet of life, including the educational decisions we make. Recent studies and statistics about student loans and college tuitions have […]

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3 Common Complaints Against Massage Therapists

As professional massage therapists, we meet a lot of different people. If you’re interested in working as a massage therapist, or if you’ve recently been educated and certified in massage therapy, you’ll find that working with people is a vital part of running a good business. In fact, it’s no exaggeration to say that people […]

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5 Bad Habits of Aspiring Massage Therapists

Part of massage therapy is encouraging better habits, both amongst ourselves (the therapists) and patients. Taking better care of our bodies is really the name of the game in massage therapy, and it’s why our industry is getting stronger every year. That said, there are a number of “bad habits” that often show up amongst […]

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Thank you Mary and Friends at Body In Mind Massage Institute

Tracy Ratz, Director of Ocean of Love for Children With Cancer charity in Toms River, NJ, wrote the following note thanking Body In Mind Massage Institute for our support and participation at this year’s Karl Nelson Celebrity Golf Outing on August 7, 2017.

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3 Things to Look for in a Massage Therapy Program

The number of massage therapists across our country is on the rise. As a result, there are also more massage therapy training programs than ever. Depending where you live, there may be dozens of programs in your area that can give you some kind of massage therapy certification. That doesn’t mean, though, that all of […]

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What’s the Difference Between “Clinical” and “Spa” Massage?

Massages can be a great way to relax, relieve stress, and loosen up those muscles. These are common reasons for people to head to their neighborhood spa for a massage. At the same time, there are growing numbers of people who seek massage therapy as part of a clinical or overall wellness treatment. Such practitioners […]

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4 Big Benefits of Massage Therapy Certification

Anybody who has ever experienced a professional massage knows the difference training makes. That’s not to say that casual shoulder rub from a partner or friend isn’t relaxing — but when you lie down on that table for a professional treatment, you know it’s not the same thing. So why should you consider enrolling in […]

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Enroll Now For Our Next Massage Therapy Certification Program starting July 17

Our next DAY-TIME MASSAGE THERAPY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM will begin July 17, 2017 – Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 – 5pm plus two weekends each month for student clinic and graduate by Christmas-time. NOW ENROLLING! Call 732-608-7781 or stop in. Our next NIGHT-TIME MASSAGE THERAPY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM will begin September 11, 2017 – Mondays and Wednesdays, 6 […]

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April Appointments Available With Our Awesome Student Massage Therapists!

Saturday and Sunday, April 1st & 2nd Student Clinic Massage Appointments Available $30 for a one hour massage or $40 for ninety-minute massage. No additional charge for deep tissue massage by our students. Our Awesome Student Massage Therapists will help you feel wonderful. Appointments are available: Saturday & Sunday, April 1 & 2 Thursday, April […]

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Give Massage Gift Certificates for the Holidays

Gift certificates can be used for anything we offer including Spa massage services, student clinic Massage or products in our retail store and are available in store and online! Our retail boutique offers many gift ideas ranging from aromatherapy products, candles, creams, lotions and massage supplies. We make Beautiful Spa gift baskets which can include […]

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Thanksgiving Black Friday Super Saver Special

25% OFF All Gift Cards and Massage Services! Give the Gift of Wellness For the Holidays! Great way to buy now & stock up on your massages for the year (Effective from November 19th through November 30th) Gift Certificates are on Sale! (Not to be combined with any other offer/special. Can not be purchased with […]

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Come See Body In Mind Institute at Ocean of Love Charity Event October 17-21st

WE WILL BE OFFERING CHAIR MASSAGE’s to the public. 105.7 The Hawk’s Billboard Radiothon will be held Monday-Friday, October 17-21 at the Target/Lowes parking lot in Toms River! We will be there 4-9pm There will be an auction for the Billboard Radiothon! The auction opens at 10am on Tue 10/20 and ends at 3 pm […]

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Massage Therapy is the Fastest Growing Profession! You Can Have a Career in the Healing Arts.

Our next MASSAGE THERAPY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM will begin in January! We are NOW ENROLLING! Call 732-831-7521 or stop in. The Health & Wellness Industry is BOOMING! Massage Therapy is the fastest growing profession and is now considered a medical profession. There are more massage jobs right now than there are massage therapists to fill them! […]

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Body in Mind Massage Institute Receives 2016 Best of Toms River Award

Toms River Award Program Honors the Achievement TOMS RIVER July 28, 2016 — Body in Mind Massage Institute has been selected for the 2016 Best of Toms River Award in the Massage School category by the Toms River Award Program. Each year, the Toms River Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional […]

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Yoga Classes Breaking for Summer, Back in September

All Yoga classes at BIMMI will be on Summer Hiatus for July and August. We plan to resume Yoga in September. Take advantage of the many outdoor opportunities for Yoga practice this Summer, including Wednesday’s at 6:30 p.m. at Silverton Farm in Toms River, as well as mornings and evenings on the Beach in Seaside […]

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Do You Meet the Continuing Education Requirements for Licensed Massage Therapists?

Did you know that massage therapists in the State of New Jersey must be licensed, and take 20 hours of Continuing Education classes every two years, including two hours of Ethics. Only six continuing education hours may be taken online. The rest must be taken in a live instructor-taught setting. Body In Mind Massage Institute […]

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Thank You For Making Our Continuing Education Class A Huge Success!

The instructor (center) is Matthew Desarno; the participants are Ana Anfuso, Adena Ackerman, Harriet D’Angelo, Cathy Faggianna, Lisa Moscatelli, Kimiyo Matthews, Lilly Karalis and Vieno Wurret — all licensed massage therapists. Trigger Point/Myofascial Release Therapy – Upper Body – Part I This class was designed to give participants the understanding of how myofascial tissue relates […]

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Congratulations to Our Graduating Massage Therapy Students!

Exciting and awesome news flash! Our students are graduating! I am so incredibly proud of this fabulous and awesome class! We will be closed for business today and tomorrow, Wednesday and Thursday, October 28 and 29 in order to celebrate our massage school graduation! Our spa will reopen 9 AM Friday, October 30. Thank you […]

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We are participating in the Ocean of Love Radiothon Oct 19th to 23rd helping local children with cancer and their families

BIMMI will be participating in the upcoming Ocean of Love Radiothon supporting the Cause by offering $1 per minute chair massages or any other charitable monetary contribution. All proceeds will be donated directly to Ocean of Love. Ocean of Love is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to helping Ocean County children with cancer and their […]

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Have a Massage and Yoga Party!

SPECIAL MASSAGE + YOGA PARTY! Tired of the same old get-togethers? Why not pamper yourself and your special ones by holding your next bridal shower, birthday party, anniversary celebration, work event, etc. at Body in Mind. We offer up to 6 (simultaneous) individual massages in our beautifully decorated  massage rooms. Then top that off with a wonderful yoga class complete […]

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Student Clinic Massage Special Discount Offer in Toms River, NJ

Student Clinics Summer Massage Special! $25 One Hour Massage! As a loyal client or Wellness professional, you’re invited to enjoy a one-hour Full Body Massage for only $25! The following are some dates in July that are available: July 21, 2015 (tomorrow 2 or 3:30 p.m.) AND Friday, July 24th, 2015 Saturday, July 25th, 2015 […]

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Massage Special – This Friday, July 10th Only!

$25 Massage this Friday! We would like to invite you to enjoy a One-hour Full Body Massage for only $25 this coming Friday, JULY 10th, 2015 as part of our Student Clinic weekend. Contact Us or Call Now 732-608-7781 for available times and to reserve a spot for yourself or a loved one. Space is […]

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New Website Launch January 2015

More articles about massage therapy certification in Ocean County, New Jersey and the benefits of massage coming soon.

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