JSG School of Massage Therapy – Northvale – NJ

JSG School of Massage Therapy

207 Livingston Street Northvale, New Jersey 07647

About the JSG School of Massage Therapy

The JSG School of Massage Therapy was founded by Dr.Jane Garofano, an educator of 45 years, in 1997 and developed a comprehensive massage therapy curriculum approved by the New Jersey Department of Education as well as the NCTMB, ABMP and MBLEX National approval.

The mission of the school has always to be Small and Personal , catering to a population that wanted to extend their career to include Massage Therapy , Nursing, Skin Care, Personal Trainer,Chiropractor, Physical Therapist ,Yoga Trainer and all touch modalities now requiring a New Jersey Massage License.

Massage Program

The massage program offered includes the principles and practice of SWEDISH MASSAGE along with other modalities of touch therapy; chair, prenatal, hot stone, geriatric ,sports, deep tissue massage as well as reflexology, lymph drain, trigger points and eastern acupressure. We also provide specialty classes in canine massage and Lypossage in Continuing Education required for N.J. license renewal.


The JSG faculty include Dr. Jane S. Garofano, owner/director/instructor, who has been a professor and founder of JSG, author of 5 editions of Massage Review with power point instruction and a licensed massage routine. All JSG lecture and clinical instructors are graduates and trained to teach in a professional and ethical format.

JSG School of Massage Therapy


All students interested in attending are requested to come and visit the school facility, located at 207 Livingston St., Northvale,N.J.07647 and get to talk to the director and view an ‘active’ class in the lecture and clinic. They are encouraged to speak to students and possibly get a student massage.

An accepted student is required to sign a contract required by N.J. with a deposit. An interest-free flexible payment schedule is discussed on an individual basis.

The school is located in Northvale, a small quiet town, but includes a ShopRite, McDonalds, Organic store, Starbucks, diner as well as provides bus transportation from NYC and surrounding towns. There are many places to get pizza, coffee,a deli next door, all within walking distance.

In the end , you will gain the Education, Training, Experience and job placement from a massage school that has been successful for 20 years, graduating hundreds of Massage Therapists, which has proven to be one of the most up and coming careers.

JSG is affiliated with Hand and Stone, Massage Envy and Chiropractors and Spas throughout N.J. so that graduates can always inquire about job opportunities through’ face book ‘on the school web site.

JSG School of Massage Therapy Northvale New Jersey