Amma Bodywork Therapy Program

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 Program

Enrolling NOW for September 2017 program!  

Classes for the September program group meet all day Tuesdays & Saturdays for six, 15-class week segments.

Students in this 1082-hour program will study movement arts, wholistic nutrition, herbs & supplementation as well as Western Sciences, Asian A&P and the Amma technique itself.

There are a number of payment plan options and we can help tailor a plan that will work best for each individual.
For a short introduction to the program, check out our two-minute video on the Amma Therapy program page!




Movement & Meditation 

T’ai Chi with Michael Guida: Mondays @ 5:30-6:30pm & Thursdays @ 9:00-10:00am (ongoing)

Wednesdays @ 8:00-9:15am May 24-August 30

Feldenkrais with Susan Marshall: Fridays @ 10:30-11:30am (ongoing)

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


Office Hours

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


Upcoming Classes 

Nutrition for Disordered Eating Across the Spectrum 
with Elizabeth Saviteer, MS, CN, LMHC
Sat & Sun, August 26-27, 2017
$350 (discounts available) 
Eligible for 14 CEU hours

Western Herbs Uses in a Chinese Medicine Practice
with Rylen Feeney
8.29.17, 9.5.17, 9.19.17, 9.26.17, 10.3.17, 10.10.17
$300 (discounts available)
Eligible for 15 CEU hours

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


Upcoming Events

Amma Student Clinic – NOW BOOKING!
with Amma Group 3 Students
Wednesdays, September 27, 2017-January 17, 2018
1:45pm, 3:00pm & 4:15pm
$35 (first 2 weeks only $25!)
book now


Amma Therapy Info Session
Wednesday, August 9, 5:30-7:00pm (NEW DATE)

Learn about unique opportunities that a career in Amma Therapy can provide you!


Bumble Summer: Experience & Learn – FREE COMMUNITY EVENT! 
Friday, August 18th 3-8PM

Drop by and check out a variety of community education in Portland including Urban Farming, Seed Saving, Wool Spinning and Herbs. Enjoy Amma Therapy treatments, delicious food, and MUCH more!