Open House
April 24th

About Cortiva Seattle 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.

De’Anna enjoys supporting individuals in the pursuit of their goals. Whether in the treatment room or the classroom, she finds that listening, presence and patience are the keys to success.

  • Bachelor’s degree, nutrition, Auburn University
  • Dietetic internship, Bastyr University
  • Graduate, Brian Utting School of Massage
  • Former private and clinical practitioner
  • Former instructor, Brian Utting School of Massage

Ursula demonstrates her compassion and commitment to the massage profession every day through hard work and dedication to delivering a quality student experience. She is pleased to have the opportunity to improve the massage community through quality licensing education.

  • Graduate, Brian Utting School of Massage
  • Former instructor, Brian Utting School of Massage
  • Specialties in ethics, communication and pregnancy massage

De’Anna Dean, LMT

De’Anna Dean, LMT

Ursula Frank

Ursula Frank
Campus Director

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