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School, State and National Contacts

Any questions or concerns a member of the public may have regarding Esalen Institute Massage School that have not been answered in the workshop descriptions and the current Massage School Catalog may contact the school or one of the state or national agencies listed.

Esalen Institute Massage School

Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education

  • Contact for questions or complaints not answered by the Esalen Massage School
  • Reference Esalen Massage School BPPE Code 2700571
  • (888) 370-7589 (phone)
  • (916) 263-1897 (fax)
  • 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive Suite 400; Sacramento, CA 95833
  • or P.O. Box 980818; West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818

The California Massage Therapy Council

  • Contact for questions regarding statewide requirements for certification
  • Reference CAMTC School Code SCH0010
  • (916) 669-5336

National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

  • Contact for questions regarding national certification and continuing education
  • Reference NCBTMB Assigned School #4900534-09; CE provider #043062-00



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