Who is Seminars for Health?

Founded in 2011, SFH is a successful Online and in-class accredited continued education company for Massage Therapists. Get the in-class experience in our online training.

What does SFH do for you?

  • Developement

    Our faculty of instructors have developed over 40 different in-class and online courses.

  • Training

    Get trained by industry leaders in Massage Therapy.

  • Professional videos

    Expect our online courses to have quality and professionally filmed and edited videos.

  • Science based content

    Content is relevant to current massage practices and available research.

  • Proof of attendance and certificate

    Upon completing any of our courses, you will receive a certificate, proof of attendance and continuing education credits.

Why choose Seminars for Health?

Join our experienced faculty in extensively developed online training!

  • Science based content

  • Professional videos

  • Accredited across North America


The instructors are amazing!! I just learnt Effective Tissue Manipulation Online. 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!!

SFH offers the best continuing education courses and certifications. I use the techniques that I have learned in the courses everyday in my practice to help and educate my clients. They have been a game changer and it has taken my practice to another level! I highly recommend any RMT looking for CE credits to take SFH classes!

Great experience with SFH! The Dynamic Cupping course and instructors were incredible. Valuable indeed! Highly recommended. Can't wait to take the next course

Accredited by

Seminars for Health is proudly accredited by the following Massage Therapy Associations



  • NHPC

  • MTAA


  • MTAS

  • MTAM



CEO and Director of course development

Linda Hoppe

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

Senior instructor

Lisa Gossen

Lisa brings extensive knowledge from her wide educational background. 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 28 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

If you want more precision in your work Mara is a great instructor choice for you. Creator and instructor of SFH Intraoral TMJ with Precision Program and co-instructor of the SFH Orthopedic Massage and Kinetic Massage 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, humor and approachable style. This is a perfect combination to have when instructing intraoral palpation of a vulnerably and hidden area.