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Enrollments will be handled over the phone in the interim. Please call our office at 877.836.3703 or 206.463.1425 to enroll directly with our Student Services Representative.

We look forward to helping you pursue your interest in animal therapies with the Northwest School of Animal Massage.


Canine MLT Cert. Canine MLT Certification

Course Description

Transform your practice by completing your practitioner certification in Manual Ligament Therapy for Canines.  During this 3-day course, you will learn the Foundation and Science of Manual Ligament Therapy.  Each day will focus on a specific region of the body to dramatically reduce hypertonicity in the muscles, restore balance and stability of the joints and improve patterns of movement.

Course Syllabus
Canine Manual Ligament Therapy

Learn MLT™ as developed by Arik Gohl and modified for animals by Lola Michelin.


Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 16
Date(s) of Class: 04/10/20 - 04/12/20

NWSAM Courses

NWSAM offers a wide range of courses for career-seekers and animal lovers alike.

Visit our Course Catalog for a full list of our course offerings.

NWSAM can also often tailor a class for your group or organization and is always eager to provide low-cost or no-fee training for animal rescue or shelter organizations and therapeutic riding programs when possible.



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