Visiting the Washington Spa Academy Student Clinic
Washington Spa Academy integrates a Student Clinic into the core curriculum for the Massage, Reflexology, and Esthetics programs and is an integral part of the students’ experience. Student Clinic assists students in practicing their skills, while preparing them to enter employment in their field of study.
The WSA Student Massage, Reflexology, and Esthetics Clinics operate as a traditional spa and clinic. WSA schedules appointments with the general public, providing students with hands-on experience and training under the supervision of Licensed Instructors.
Upcoming Massage & Reflexology Student Clinics
Reflexology - Begins Saturday July 2, 2022
Massage - Begins Tuesday July 19th, 2022
The cost of our Student Clinic Massage or Reflexology appointment is $49.00 ($50.00 if you pay with CC).
A $5 discount is available for Military personnel and Seniors (55+yo).
Effective September 1, 2021 there is a $1 Credit/Debit Card transaction fee for Student Clinics
WSA can no longer accept bills larger than $50.00 unless you are paying for two or more appointments
Student Clinic Hours
*appointment times will vary depending on the class size and orientation (morning or evening)
Massage Student Clinic
- Tuesdays - 7/19/22-9/6/22
- Thursdays - 8/11/22-9/1/22
- AM appointment times: 8:15am, 9:40am, & 11:25am
- PM appointment times: 5:45pm, 7:10pm, & 8:55pm
Reflexology Student Clinic
- Saturdays - July 2nd, July 16th, July 30th, & August 13th
- Appointment Times: 9:30am, 11:15am, & 1:30pm
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Zero Tolerance Policy
For the safety of our staff, students, and clients, Washington Spa Academy employs a Zero Tolerance Policy.
WSA is an educational and professional setting and appropriate behavior and language are expected at all times. As students are practicing to be efficient and safe in their field of study, they are expected to act and speak professionally at all times. Clients are expected to be polite, courteous, and respectful to our students and staff.
Inappropriate behavior may include but is not limited to foul, disrespectful, racist, hateful, or sexually suggestive language or speech. Any touch that is suggestive, misleading, or sexual in any way could be considered assault and will not be tolerated. Being under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Violators are subject to disciplinary action.
Please notify a supervisor or school administrator to report any violators of the Zero Tolerance Policy.
Thank you for your consideration, cooperation, and support. And thank you for helping to keep everyone safe.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING COVID-19:
Due to Covid-19, WSA has taken measures to ensure the safety and well-being of our customers and staff by requiring all guests and staff to follow newly identified safety standards.
PPE protocols are still in place at WSA. Pre-screening all staff, students and guests with questionnaires and no-touch temperature checks are still occurring on campus prior to each appointment in the Student Clinic. Please be cautious and stay home if you are feeling symptomatic of a cold or flu in any way.
ONLY guests with appointments or retail guests will be allowed into the school. No accompanying persons will be allowed onto campus at this time.
Temperature Taking – Upon arrival, your temperature will be taken. Above 100.4 F temperature will not be granted access and the individual’s services will be cancelled at no charge.
Masks – In compliance with King County regulations, all guests & employees are required to wear masks while on campus.
Check-In Procedures – PLEASE ARRIVE A FEW MINUTES EARLY – The check-in process will take approximately 2-4 minutes to allow for temperature check, and completion of a WSA Covid-19 waiver. Later arrivals may not get full treatment time.
Text/Cell Appointment Alert – Although the school is typically a cell-free space, should you choose to wait outside we can use your cell phone number to alert you when your therapist is ready for you.
CANCELLATIONS / Feeling unwell? – If you have a fever or are experiencing symptoms of the flu or Covid19 (fever, flu-like symptoms, fatigue, loss of smell or taste), have tested positive for COVID-19 or have been in contact with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 within the last 2 weeks, please cancel your appointment prior to arrival.
Cleaning Procedures – WSA staff and students will take added measures to disinfect all frequently used areas, work stations and treatment rooms. We ask all guests to wash their hands frequently for at least 20 seconds and to use the sanitizer stations throughout the facility.
Water – We encourage all guests to bring a water bottle from home to keep hydrated during this time.
Personal Touch – WSA student clinics are a place to experience and feel healing through touch. During this time, we will minimize personal touches to treatments only. Please pardon us if we do not shake hands or offer hugs.
Not familiar with new guidelines? No problem, we are happy to help!
As a Covd-19 respectful business, however, if you deliberately and actively refuse to comply with these guidelines, you will respectfully be asked to leave, and your appointment will be charged for the full amount.
What to Expect as a guest in Student Clinic:
- Your appointment will be confirmed the day before your session via text or email.
- You will be treated with respect and dignity.
- We will maintain your privacy and confidentiality at all times.
- You may receive a massage from one student up to four times.
- If a student needs to cancel your appointment, you will be given a 24-hour notice and put at the top of the waiting list. If a student has a last-minute emergency, your next massage will be free of charge.
- Our equipment and supplies will be clean and safe.
- We will respect personal and professional boundaries at all times.
- You will be draped with a sheet or towel at all times during your massage, with only the parts of the body being worked on exposed at any time. Your modesty will be respected at all times.
Thank you for considering Student Massage Clinic at Washington Spa Academy.