Our mission at Professional CE Connection is to provide Licensed Massage Therapists with the highest quality Massage Therapy Continuing Education Courses in the industry.
Our courses are designed to provide you with practical hands-on skills that you can utilize in your practice right away.
There is no need to purchase expensive equipment or break the bank to attend our courses.
We keep our courses affordable and teach you methods to work smarter, not harder.
Take advantage of our experience and expertise to raise your practice to the next level.
You can choose to attend one of our live, hands-on courses, our online courses, or host a course at your location.
It is no secret that having fun makes learning easier. Our instructors and our courses are designed to make the learning process fun, easy, and stress-free. We break down complex concepts or techniques using easy to understand language and a bit of humor. Come take a course with us and find out how Massage Therapy Continuing Education should be.
Jennifer Houle is a dedicated and compassionate holistic health provider. She has been a leader in the Massage Therapy industry since her graduation from the Humanities Center School of Massage in 1999. In 2010, Jennifer graduated from Trinity School of Natural Health with a Doctorate in Naturopathy and is the owner of the Natural Wellness Center of Ellijay.
Ever the consummate teacher, Jennifer is an Approved Provider of Continuing Education for the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. She writes and lectures on various massage topics nationwide. Jennifer offers instruction in the areas of massage theory and application, history, anatomy and physiology, advanced massage technique and clinical internship, business and marketing, and ethics of touch.
As co-founder and Director of Education at Cohutta Healing Arts Institute, she welcomes the opportunity to share her knowledge and many years of experience with the next generation of massage therapists.
GA License # MT001421
Dottie Hunt has been a licensed therapist since 2009. Dottie is certified in Neuromuscular Therapy and as such is a pain management specialist, she combines multiple techniques to help her clients get relief from chronic pain. Dorothy has also used her talents to teach the next generation of massage students. She was an Assistant instructor at The Academy of Somatic Healing Arts in Norcross, GA from 2011-2012.
Dottie is also a Reiki Practitioner, a Qigong instructor, a personal trainer and teaches basic stretching classes.
GA License # MT006377
Linda Stanley is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Medical Massage Practitioner. She is the owner of Heaven Sent Massage Therapy of Ellijay. She is a Graduate of Cohutta Healing Arts Institute (CHAI). Linda has over 20 years of experience in Health Care and Medical Records. She is also a 2002 Graduate of Georgia NorthWestern (fromerly Coosa Valley Technical College), with a diploma in Business Office Management.
Linda has returned to the Cohutta Healing Arts Institute as the Clinical Director where she teaches the importance of medical terminology and the necessity for accurate charting, both of which are building blocks for the knowledge and communication skills required to be a massage therapist. Linda’s enthusiasm for Swedish Massage, lymphatic drainage and neuromuscular therapy are evident as she guides both seasoned therapists and massage therapy students through the various massage therapy modalities.
GA License # MT010421
Kelly Buddenhagen is a graduate of CHAI, owner of Humble Hands Therapeutic Massage of Ellijay and is a retired Paramedic. Kelly’s passion and creativity for teaching has earned her national, regional and state notoriety as an educator and facilitator of adult learning.
Kelly is also an instructor for the Cohutta Healing Arts Institute where she is able to break down the complex topics of anatomy, physiology and pathology of the human body in such a way that any learning style can absorb and understand the information. Kelly demonstrates her passion of myofascial release, neuromuscular therapy, and Asian studies through interactive instruction.
GA License # MT010732
Karl is the CEO of Brand Bodyworks and President of Operation Hope of Pinellas. He has been offering therapeutic massage for over 12 years. Karl has a passion for getting to the source of pain so that he can address his client's issues more efficiently, and has extensive experience with long-term and Post Operative care. Karl uses Postural Assessment in his practice and feels that if you don't take the time to get a proper assessment, then you can't create the proper treatment plan. Naturally, Karl wants to share his methods with others and as such he offers continuing education courses for massage therapists.
FL License # MA 50480
Lee Barrett brings a nurturing spirit, a lifetime of athletic endeavors, extensive experience as a massage therapist and a Master’s in Science Education from Georgia State University to the table. Lee has an insatiable interest in all matters of health and wellness.
He is also an instructor at the Cohutta Healing Arts Institute and teaches classes in Anatomy & Physiology, Swedish Massage, Advanced Massage Techniques, Research, as well as Gait and Posture Assessment, his depth of knowledge and passion for helping
students is invaluable.
GA License # MT005344