Who is Seminars for Health?

Founded in 2011 by Linda Hoppe and Bob Cross, Seminars for Health is a Canadian-based company that provides cutting-edge online and in-person continuing education. SFH has trained over 20 000 Massage Therapists and Health Care Providers across the globe. SFH is proudly serving across Canada, Australia, and the USA. Additionally, SFH engaged Faculty, led by Linda Hoppe, is the creator of SFH Dynamic Cupping, SFH Kinetic Massage, SFH Orthopedic Massage, SFH Intraoral TMJ,  SFH Assisted Stretching Therapy, SFH Oncology Massage, and our latest course Target Muscle Release. Our world-renowned courses certify Health Care professionals to provide high-standard care to their patients, elevate their practice, and treat musculoskeletal conditions with lasting results. 

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Serving Canada, Australia & USA

Seminars For Health is proudly approved by the following Massage Therapy Associations.

  • CMMOTA: Canadian Massage and Manual Osteopathic Therapists Association

  • NHPC: Natural Health Practitioners of Canada

  • CRMTA: Certified Registered Massage Therapist Association

  • MTAS: Massage Therapy Association of Saskatchewan

  • MTAM: Massage Therapy Association of Manitoba

  • RMQ, ANQ, ANPQ: Massotherapeutes, Naturopathes and Naturopathes Professionels du Quebec

  • MTWPAM: Massage Therapists and Wholistic Practitioners Association of the Maritimes

  • MTANS: Massage Therapy Association of Nova Scotia

  • Australia: MA: Myotherapy Association of Australia, ATMS: Australian Traditional-Medicine Society

  • USA: NCBTMB & FSMTA

Behind the Scenes

A warm thanks to all involved in developing our courses!

It would not be possible without you!
  • Learn From Industry Leaders

    Specialists teach our courses in their field, some with over 20+ years of industry experience.

  • Science Based Content

    Each course is created with the most current massage practices and available research.

  • Proof of Attendance and Certificate

    Unique certificate evaluation programs, making the students exclusively proud of their accomplishments.

Why Choose Seminars for Health?

You will learn from our experienced faculty in extensively developed online training! SFH trained over 20 000 therapists.

  • CEUS approved Internationally

  • 20+ years of experience in each course

  • Hand picked experienced instructors

  • Celebrated 10 yr anniversary

  • Support during online training

  • Exclusive certificate evaluation program

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See What People Have to Say About our Courses

Definitively recommend it

Danielle

Great info! I've been cupping myself for almost 2 years so I felt like I understood the general technique/idea of cupping but this course has given me so much more information. I would definitely recommend it.

What a difference this course makes

Joanne

What a difference this course makes with my clients. I am so grateful to have chosen the Seminars for Health Dynamic Cupping course. I like the emphasis on not marking. It feels safe to me.

Completely changed my practice

Jillian Parent

Cupping has completely changed my practice! I am so grateful for this incredible course and practice you have put together. I do cupping on 99% of my clients now. A couple of my clients that have chronic conditions were actually in tears about what a difference the cupping has made!! Thank you thank you!! I can’t wait to take many more courses from you!!

Amazing Instructors

Christine

The instructors are amazing!! I just learnt Effective Tissue Manipulation. They make it easy to learn virtually with visuals and you can learn at your own pace. I'm excited to continue my education!! Thank you!!

Well explained

Kaylene

Easy and well-explained techniques! Great video quality and awesome break down of body sections.

Really well put together

Tracy

The course was really well put together, and I learned a great deal. It has given me a good foundation to build on with the modality of cupping.

This transforms me

Luke

Taking this course transforms me. This Dynamic Cupping motivated me to learn again and to improve my skill set to better provide for my clients. Thanks for being so caring and professional.

Seminars For Health Faculty

Dedicated to Educate Health Care Professionals

CEO, Co founder and Director of course development Linda Hoppe, BKin, TRP, MT

Linda, the co-founder of Seminars for Health, is the creator of SFH Orthopedic Massage, SFH Kinetic Massage in-person, and online courses, SFH Assisted Stretching Online and the Target Muscle Release Certification programs. Linda published and created Dynamic Muscle Base, Kinetic Method principles, and SFH Orthopedic Massage Handbook. Linda's passion for elevating the massage therapy profession is evident through her creation and offering of high-quality continuing education courses. Linda was proudly inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2020 at the World Massage Conference.

Senior instructor Lisa Gossen, BSc, RMT, CHNC

Lisa Gossen, course instructor and creator at Seminars for Health, brings extensive knowledge from her wide educational background. She is the creator of Holistic Nutrition for Musculoskeletal conditions, Holistic Nutrition for Digestion and Earth Sustainable Diet online courses. Lisa also teaches Hot Stone Massage and Aroma Massage for us. She obtained her Bachelor of Science from the University of Calgary, a diploma in Massage Therapy from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy and is a graduate from the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition as a Certified Holistic Nutritional Consultant. Lisa has been practicing Massage Therapy for 29 years. Her experience treating clients in a wide variety of settings including chronic pain clinics, chiropractic offices, and spas. She has taught advanced Massage Therapy techniques and provided Health Care Seminars as a Health Educator for companies such as The City of Calgary, Encana Corporation, and Seminars for Health. Lisa is the course developer and instructor of the Holistic Nutrition series of courses. She provides an attainable holistic nutrition approach that can benefit anyone. She is currently the owner of Inner Balance Spa in Calgary where she continues to practice therapeutic massage, Myofascial Release, and Nutritional Consulting.

Lead Course Developer Mara Boaru, PT, BScPT, RMT

Mara Boaru, Lead Course Developer and Senior instructor at Seminars for Health is known for precision and clear instruction. She is the creator and instructor of SFH Intraoral TMJ with Precision Program and co-instructor of the SFH Orthopedic Massage and Kinetic Massage and Target Muscle Release Certification programs. Mara provides superior instruction, explaining distinct specifics of finger placement, to effect best treatment results. She has a tremendous amount of patience in teaching detailed anatomy and palpation skills. She is known for her attentiveness, humour and approachable style. This is a perfect combination to have when instructing intraoral palpation of a vulnerable and hidden area.

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