Dedicated to providing training in Amma Bodywork Therapy, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Movement Arts, and Wholistic Nutrition since 1995.

The Wellspring School for Healing Arts’ mission is to build healthy communities through whole mind/body education focused on the empowerment of every individual to realize their physical, mental, and spiritual potential.





Amma Therapy



A unique, comprehensive, and transformative massage and wholistic health program fusing Chinese Medicine, Asian bodywork, nutrition, personal development and more.

For a short introduction to the program, check out our two-minute video on the Amma Therapy program page!



Wholistic Nutrition Program

Starts February 26th & 27th, 2016


Join the dynamic and rapidly growing field of wholistic nutrition. Our program is very hands-on and has a strong focus on health relationships with food and community.


Natural Choice Awards

Thank you for voting us in the top three for Favorite Schools for Holistic Medicine as part of the annual Natural Choice Awards!

Michael Guida, our Amma Therapy Program senior instructor, also received a “Nattie” as one of Portland’s favorite body workers. Congratulations!


Office Hours

Office hours at The Wellspring School for Healing Arts vary, so please call 503-688-1482 before visiting to ensure someone will be in the office to welcome you.


Open Houses – Program Info

Next Amma Info Session
Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Check out the school, learn about our programs from staff and current students, get an Amma demo, have a cup of tea and more!

RSVP required please. Call us 503-688-1482.


Upcoming Highlights

Wholistic Living Series                            NEW OFFERING! 

We are very excited to launch the upcoming Wholistic Living Series. These classes will cover various subjects ranging from natural cold and flu remedies to women’s health and are designed to be very accessible for anyone via shorter hours and lower price points. Michael and Rylen will be teaching the upcoming classes below. Take one or take all!

Common Cold & Flu Prevention & Treatment 02.09.16  with Michael Guida

Seasonal Allergies 04.12.16 with Michael Guida

Women’s Wellness Part I 05.04.16, Part II 05.11.16, Part III 05.25.16 with Rylen Feeney

Stings, Strains, Cuts, Bites & More 06.15.16 with Michael Guida

Children’s Remedies 07.13.16 with Rylen Feeney


Click here for more information and to register for these classes and more! 


Movement Classes

Tai Chi: Mondays (5:30PM), Thursdays (9:00AM) and Saturdays (8:00AM).

Hulu Gong Qigong: Wednesdays beginning January 5th @ 1:30PM

Meditation: Tuesdays from 6:00-7:00pm

Check out our classes page for details on dates and times!