Faculty

“The physician must be experienced in many things, but most assuredly in rubbing.” – Hippocrates  

Larry C. Friedrichs  L.M.T #29 –  Director Owner Massage Therapy Institute since 1993. Practicing massage therapist since 1993. Member American Massage Council. Certifications include;  Freeing the Breath-way,  Myofascial Release,  Medical Massage for the Back,  HEMME APPROACH to Neck and Shoulder Pain,  Onsite Massage and Equine Massage/Muscle Therapy Techniques. Instructor License # I-014 Instructor;  Theory and Practice of Therapeutic Massage,  Business Practices,  Professional Ethics and Specialized Massage;  Athletic Massage,  Chair Massage,  Deep Tissue Massage, and Myotherapy.

Beth Renee Friedrichs R.N., LMT #4125–Administrator Calhoun Community College, A.A.S. Nursing. Calhoun Community College, L.P.N. Instructor;  Anatomy, Physiology and Clinical Pathology, First Aid and CPR (BLS-I)

Michael Clark California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA.,  Masters of Exercise Science.  Florida Institute of Technology, Huntsville, Al.,  MBA,  BS – Human Resource Management.  Calhoun Community College: A.A.S.;  Law/Pre-Law, Accounting,  Business Administration Instructor;  Anatomy and Physiology, Structural Anatomy, Clinical Pathology and Physical Education

Elaine Collins, RN. LMT #3613 I-306 Certifications include: Manual Lymph Drainage Massage, Oncology Massage, ACLS, PALS, BLS Instructor: Anatomy and Physiology, Pathology, CPR/BLS

Lorinda Snoddy  L.M.T. #1000 Practicing massage therapist since 2000. Member Associated Massage and Bodywork Professionals,  NAMA,  BBB and Shoals Chamber of Commerce BS in Marketing,  minor in Psychology Certifications include;  Medical Massage,  Postural Distortion and Pain,  Lymphatic Massage,  Essential Oils,  Shoulder Disfunction,  Healing Touch,  Effective Treatment of Common Cervical & Upper Thoracic Pain Conditions,  HEMME APPROACH to Ethics and Law and Marketing Massage Instructor License # I-097 Instructor;  Theory and Practice of Therapeutic Massage,  Business Practices,  Professional Ethics and Specialized Massage