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.


Wholistic Nutrition Program

Now enrolling for the program starting February 7th & 8th, 2015!                    

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.

Learn more.


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, please enjoy our brand new video on the Amma Therapy program page!

Next Open House Date

Thursday, November 13, 2014
5:30 – 7:00 pm
Program info sessions start promptly at 5:45 pm.

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.

Slide photo credit: Stacy Spensley via Compfight cc

Upcoming Class Highlights

Food in the Treatment of Disharmony

December 6 & 7, 2014

Pre-approved for 14 NCCAOM PDAs.

Designed for those with a background in Chinese Medicine, this class goes through all the primary zang/fu patterns and discusses appropriate nutritional considerations for each.

Rylen will focus on approachable remedies and energetically appropriate food suited for the western patient rather than traditional Chinese herbs and foods.

Click here for details and to register.

Caring for Cancer – A Wholistic Approach

January 24 & 25, 2015

Explore the important role Complementary and Alternative Medicine play in caring for individuals living with cancer.

A Wholistic approach can help people with cancer preserve greater quality of life, lessen side effects from Western treatments, increase patient’s ability to sustain a stronger immune system during chemotherapy and radiation treatments and help rebuild and recover greater health.

Click here for details and to register.