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April 24th

About Cortiva King of Prussia Campus

The mission of the Cortiva Institute is to provide high-quality, comprehensive training programs that prepare graduates for successful careers in massage therapy, skin care, and related health and wellness fields.


Cortiva Institute  is committed to the success of its students and graduates. Cortiva Institute offers practical and effective vocational training programs that are designed to produce successful practitioners and support the learning and personal growth of students.

Cortiva Institute  is committed to fostering a caring community and creating a safe and challenging classroom environment. Experienced and dedicated faculty provide hands-on training that focuses on the individual needs of each student.

Cortiva Institute  believes that students should graduate as experienced practitioners, ready to work. Our programs are both practical and innovative and draw upon the rich history of knowledge and experience of our member schools, as well as current industry trends.

Cortiva Institute is committed to the growth and evolution of massage therapy, skin care, and related fields. Our curriculum is therefore designed not only to enable our students to master established methods, but also to approach their work creatively so that they may contribute to the development of the techniques of the future.

Expert faculty focused on you

Our instructors are second to none: top professionals in their field who make your success their top priority.

Ani enjoys celebrating the individual needs and successes of each student, meeting each person where they are and working with them to foster success. She is dedicated to providing a supportive, loving and family -feeling community. Ani sees massage therapy as a platform that allows students to showcase their skills and provide healing.

  • Graduate, Cortiva Institute
  • Bachelor’s degree, Photography, State University of New York—Purchase
  • Private practitioner in massage therapy

Having studied and worked at a variety of educational institutions, Lina values and seeks to share with her students the unique and enduring Cortiva culture of kindness, curiosity and sense of responsibility.

  • Teaches Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology
  • Bachelor’s degree, Immunology, Infectious Diseases, and Toxicology, minor in International Studies, Pennsylvania State University

Ani Sevag

Ani Sevag
Instructor, Academic Advisor

Lina Byrne-Dugan

Lina Byrne-Dugan
Science Instructor

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