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​​Welcome to Nashville Academy of Reflexology, located in Middle Tennessee!


We offer a comprehensive training program for Reflexology Certification

to become a Registered Certified Reflexologist; 

a Foot and Hand Reflexology Clinic

and CE Classes in the Essentials of Reflexology, ​

as well as Advanced Reflexology Techniques.
​NOW ENROLLING FOR EVENING PROGRAM AND WEEKEND PROGRAM

Nashville Academy of Reflexology, LLC

PO Box 40193
Nashville, TN  37204, USA
615-647-7244

Professionalism

"This program has made a profound difference in my life. From the extensive knowledge of the instructors to the lifelong friends I have gained, the NAR experience was worth every penny." 
                                                                                   

- Ashley Sparks, RCR 


Meet the Instructors

Nashville Academy of Reflexology is pleased to offer the public the opportunity to experience reflexology from its students during special clinic hours.​

Clinic News

Through our school's training programs, public classes, reflexology clinic, and community outreach, we are:

  • advocating for safe and effective reflexology
  • educating consumers and professionals on the facts about reflexology
  • training competent, caring, and highly qualified reflexologists
  • providing the experience of reflexology to the community

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  • Nashville Academy of Reflexology is an authorized postsecondary institution providing professional career training to become a Registered Certified Reflexologist. Our reflexology school provides a 200-hour program that fulfills the  Tennessee Reflexology Registry  requirements, plus a reflexology clinic open to the public, and community classes for continuing education credit. Graduates are able to take 100 additional hours in advanced and adjunct classes for professional  membership in  Reflexology Association of  America.
  • Classes are held at The Learning Center 4825 Trousdale Drive, Suite 216 Nashville, 37220. The Center is located in the right corner of the Trousdale Business Center. It is off I-65 at the Harding Place east exit, then right onto Trousdale Drive and about 2 blocks south to the Trousdale Business Center location. 
  • Nashville Academy of Reflexology holds to the values and professional standards set forth by the Reflexology Association of America (RAA) and American Commission for Reflexology Education and Training (ACARET).  Upon successful completion of our program a student will be eligible to apply to the Tennessee Reflexology Registry to become a Registered Certified Reflexologist (RCR) .  Our 200-hour Professional Reflexology Certification program provides 125 hours of classroom instruction and 75 hours of supervised practicum. Students gain both the knowledge and skills required to take the national exam offered by the American Reflexology Certification Board (ARCB).  Although this exam is not required by the State of Tennessee, it sets our educational standards for the student who wishes to attain this benchmark of nationally recognized excellence.  

Foot and Hand Reflexology is a health enhancing art and science based on the principle that reflex points, supportive of balance and wellness for all systems of the body, can be accessed and stimulated through specific reflex techniques applied to the feet and hands.  Reflexology is at the forefront of natural alternative therapies today. Current scientific research indicates that through the nervous system connections in the feet and hands, the brain can be alerted to imbalances in areas of the body that need attention. EEG studies show that stimulating these nervous connection points induces a receptive state of relaxation throughout body.

Certified Reflexologists are taking their profession into nursing, caregiving, spas, wellness centers, clinics, doctor’s offices, health clubs, and private practice.  In the State of Tennessee, Reflexology is governed by the Health Related Board and our school operates under the authorization of the Tennessee Higher Education Commission.

Certification

Our Mission

  • Nashville Academy of Reflexology (NAR) offers a comprehensive certification program to prepare the aspiring student to become a qualified professional in the health field of Reflexology.  We believe preparation for a hands-on profession is best learned by hands-on instruction in a small classroom setting of 10 or less.  For this reason, the curriculum of this certification program consists of one-on-one reflexology instruction, training, and supervised practice in person on campus and out in the field. 
  • We are committed to providing students a well-rounded and comprehensive preparation for the reflexology profession.  We focus principally on reflexology history, science, and techniques, anatomy, physiology, and pathology, the Tennessee reflexology law and ethics, and business practices and marketing.
  • We currently offer our Professional Reflexology Certification program on two schedules, weekends and evenings.  Those selecting the Weekend Schedule will attend class one weekend each month for 14 months from 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Saturday and Sunday. The Evening Schedule class will meet on Monday and Tuesday evenings weekly from 6 to 10 pm for 6 months, plus time off for holidays. 
  • Tuition is $3000 plus $300 for books and materials fee. Payment plans can be arranged for an extra fee on the balance.  Contact Director Carol Ann Baily 615-934-1034


NOTE: At this time we are not able to offer the FASTRAC Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday weekday schedule in this location.  


​Call Us:  (615) 647-7244

    We are a staff of instructors with the goal of our students' success as reflexologists. 



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