Academy for the Healing Arts
Massage School and Day Spa

Beaumont Studio:

7102 Phelan Blvd.
Beaumont, TX 77706

Studio Hours:

8:00am -5:00pm


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Licensed Massage Therapist # MT023126
Continuing Education Provider # CE 1759
Massage Therapy Instructor # MI 01141

National Certification:

Board Certified Massage Therapist # 419601-00
Continuing Education Provider # 451789-11

Licensed Massage Therapist # MA80382
Florida Continuing Education Provider # 50-14426

Licensed Massage Therapist # LA4843
Instructor Certificate # LACI0146-01
LA Continuing Education Provider # LAP0136



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About Us

Barbara G. White, LMT, MTI, BCTMB

Barbara has been a licensed Massage Therapist since 1999 and has pursued continuing education along many paths including Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release and Non-Western modalities such as Thai Massage, Shiatsu, Reflexology and Ayurvedic Massage Treatments. Her practice primarily centers on Neuromuscular and therapeutic therapies for chronic pain and structural imbalances. Prior to her massage studies, Barbara earned a college degree concentrated in Mathematics and Business. She taught at Tallahassee Community College in Florida and has managed two other small businesses.

In 2002 Barbara founded Academy for the Healing Arts, a massage school in Southeast Texas. The school was closed due to 5 hurricanes in 3 years. She began teaching for Louisiana Institute of Massage Therapy, in Lake Charles, LA soon after, and established the massage therapy program at Vista College in Beaumont, TX where she worked as Program Chair and Lead Instructor. In 2008, Barbara White Seminars was added to her practice and she began presenting Continuing Education courses in Texas, Louisiana, Florida and Georgia.

Barbara has worked a clinical practice with several doctors’ in Texas and has demonstrated a passion and aptitude for therapeutic bodywork.

Her unique teaching style facilitates the learning and understanding of the materials and theory necessary to achieve excellence in the Massage Therapy and Bodywork fields. Barbara has developed and published multiple massage therapy curriculums and 64 continuing education programs.

Through these varied experiences, she is able to offer exceptional professionalism and training in all fields of study. Her belief in the power of bodywork as a tool for healing, wellness, and change is reflected in her teaching and clinical practice.

Ronald White, B.M., M.M., LMT

Ron is a graduate of Academy for the Healing Arts. He joined AHAMB in January of 2004 as Co-Director with an extensive background in education, with many years of public education experience and a good working knowledge of classroom management skills.

Ron has been a High School and Junior High School Band Director in Texas 1993. He is currently the Band Director at St. Anne Catholic School and Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School in Beaumont, TX.

He has been a Graduate Assistant at Florida State University for 2 years and was the assistant director for the Florida State University Symphony, Florida State Opera, and Director of the Florida Chamber Orchestra.

Ron has also operated his own music business since 1987, and currently plays Clarinet in the Symphony of Southeast Texas, in Beaumont. Ron offers an expertise in computers, marketing and operations, and is a natural leader.

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