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James Waslaski - 2019 Spring Convention Presenter

October 5, 2018

Integrated Manual Therapy & Orthopedic Massage Training By James Waslaski LMT, CPT, AAIntegrated

Runners Wanted

October 5, 2018

Have you ever dreamed about running & the Boston Marathon? The Massage Therapy Foundation is looking...

2018 American Massage Therapy Association - Wisconsin Chapter Meritorious Award

September 18, 2018

Lynn Kutz Receives 2018 AMTA-WI Meritorious AwardOur 2018 American Massage Therapy Association - Wisconsin...

2018 AMTA National Convention - The Wisconsin Perspective

August 20, 2018

AMTA-WI Members Travel to the 2018 National Convention -  Here is What They Learned75 Years of Embracing...

Legislative Update - July 2018

July 9, 2018

Legislative Update - July 2018AMTA-WI is busy preparing for the next session of the Legislature in January...

Massage Awareness Week

July 5, 2018

As you know each year AMTA celebrates National Massage Therapy Awareness Week and creates messages in...

MTF Grants and Contests

April 26, 2018

Our marathon runners are about $3,500 away from our goal and your individual members can make a difference...

Massage Therapy Foundation Grants

February 12, 2018

Would you like to make a direct impact on the future of the massage therapy profession?You may have an...

THIS GRANT PROGRAM MAKES SURE CANCER PATIENTS GET MASSAGE

February 2, 2018

Massage therapist Marcia Patterson, LMT, is coordinator of the oncology massage program at University...

AMTA Celebrates 75 Years

January 31, 2018

On August 16, 1943, 29 Charter Members founded what has become today's American Massage Therapy Association...

QUIT HURTING YOURSELF WITH DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE

January 29, 2018

Massage therapists often use force, or additional pressure, to work deeply on clients.Using an elbow...

Listen For Radio Ads Promoting AMTA Members

January 26, 2018

The American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) has launched a nationwide radio advertising campaign...

WI Attorney General calls for Inclusion of Massage in Insurance Coverage.

January 18, 2018

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel joined 36 additional US Attorneys General in calling for Inclusion...

Proposed Legislation

January 12, 2018

Updated 1/11/2018Proposed Massage Legislation on Deck with Limited Legislative Time RemainingFor those...

WI Animal Massage Law

January 10, 2018

Wisconsin's Massage Therapy and Bodywork Therapy License scope of practice does not included animal massage....

Sales and Use Tax Fact Sheet

January 6, 2018

At the request of AMTA Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Department of Revenue has created a Massage Therapy Sales...

Oppose AB 369/SB 288 Occupational License Review Board

August 21, 2017

AB 369/SB 288 Proposes an Occupational License Review Board which will recommend which occupational licenses...

Massage Establishment Regulation

July 26, 2017

Local Massage Establishment RegulationCurrent Wisconsin Massage Therapy and Bodywork Therapy laws include...

Wisconsin State Budget - Massage Board Safe for the Moment

April 20, 2017

Thank you for your calls, emails, and letters to your legislators. All the grassroots contacts make a...

WI Budget Puts Massage Profession and Client Safety at Risk - Act Now

March 23, 2017

Updated 4/3/17 with information about testifying procedureOur Governor's 2017-19 Biennial Budget (Assembly...

AMTA-Wi Sponsor Application

February 26, 2017

MTA-WI CHAPTER CONFERENCESPONSORSHIP APPLICATION Please print legibly or type requested information.Business...

AMTA Newsletter and Much More!

February 24, 2017

New Research: Massage Therapy for Multiple SclerosisResearch indicates massage therapy may be effective...

Effects of Massage Therapy for Athletes

February 21, 2017

Massage therapy has gone from a perceived luxury to a useful and even crucial part of treating ailments...

Volunteer to Help Build the Massage Profession

February 14, 2017

When it comes to volunteering, massage therapists have many opportunities to raise awareness of healing...

AMTA CEU's Offered

January 1, 2017

Helping Clients Manage Migraines3 Credit HoursLooking for new ways to help your clients manage pain?...

Human Trafficking

December 8, 2016

Wisconsin is a hot spot for human trafficking. Be aware that many people are using "massage" as a front...

Massage Therapy Gift Certificates ~ Expiration Dates, Ethics, and Easy Marketing

November 7, 2016

With Christmas around the corner, massage gift certificates will soon be flying off the shelves. Why?...

Integrative Therapies Benefit Cancer Patients

November 4, 2016

Unable to find requested assetParticipating in a yoga class, getting a massage or receiving a reiki session...

Effective Holiday Marketing for Massage Therapists

October 27, 2016

The winter holidays are almost here—and now is the time to start planning your marketing efforts for...

For HIV/AIDS Patients, Massage Provides a Touch of Humanity

October 1, 2016

October is AIDS Awareness Month, so this is a good time to become educated about what HIV and AIDS are,...

Save Your Hands with Golf Ball Massage

September 24, 2016

Unable to find requested assetBeing a massage therapist is hard work.We push ourselves to make sure our...

Foot Reflexology Found to Ease Pain in Infants

August 8, 2016

To complement the Research Reports in the August 2016 print edition of MASSAGE Magazine.Infants who received...

Four Benefits of a Deep Tissue Massage

July 7, 2016

Massage is known for its ability to help the mind and body relax—and that alone makes getting massage...

Introducing the NCBTMB Resource Center

June 13, 2016

Introducing the NCBTMB Resource CenterYour #1 place for ALL things massage therapy and bodywork!NCBTMB...