Vickie Torrey

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Vickie Torrey, MBA, MHA, LMBT is a licensed massage and bodywork therapist with 30 years of experience in therapeutic massage and 40 years of experience as a Counselor/Certified Social Worker. Ms. Torrey has previously served as Director of Education for the North Carolina Chapter of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), taught massage and movement for Omega Institute of Holistic Studies in Rhinebeck, New York, and wrote for the Charlotte Post in a monthly newspaper column entitled “Hands On Health" that focused on massage, bodywork, and mind-body psychology. In 2018, Vickie was nominated for the AARP Purpose Prize Award for her innovative work with caregivers. She teaches classes in Hot Stone, Intuitive, and Oncology Massage in Brazil, Costa Rica, and the U.S.

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Instructor: Vickie Torrey
Specialties: Oncology Massage
Location: North Carolina

Vickie Torrey On A Touch of Costa Rica Podcast

Ready to follow your dreams? Vickie Torrey shares how taking continuous leaps in her holistic health journey led to healing her own childhood trauma, expanding her health dreams, and supporting fellow dreamers. 

You’ll also learn about one of Vickie’s daily rituals in Samara Beach.

Meet Our Instructors


Committed to excellence, and maintaining the tradition of massage as an art form; the education at our massage school balances the sciences of the human body, the artistic techniques of massage and bodywork, modern business strategies, and holistic lifestyle principles. 

Massage Certification
Massage Certification July 2024
Massage Certification
Massage Certification Jan. 2025
Massage Certification
Massage Certification July 2025
Continuing Education
Active Isolated Stretching
Continuing Education
Asian Modalities
Continuing Education
Modern Cupping Therapy
Continuing Education
Oncology Massage Therapy
Continuing Education
Orthopedic Massage
Continuing Education
Manual Lymphatic Drainage
Continuing Education
Bodywork for Locomotion
Continuing Education
Advanced Hydrotherapy
Continuing Education
Zero Balancing I and II