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About amtanational

The American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) is the largest non-profit, professional association serving massage therapists, massage students and massage schools, with more than 56,000 members. AMTA provides our members with the strongest benefits in the profession. We promote massage to the public, the healthcare community, and other important groups. We work for fair licensing of massage in all states, and actively support research. Your voice is heard in AMTA as we are governed by massage therapists. And, we provide a wealth of local and national networking and continuing education opportunities.

Choose Your Direction!

As a massage therapy student, you’re faced with researching and sorting through a number of workplace options when you enter the massage workforce. AMTA is here to help by offering you our Career Success Series. This series includes guides to … Continue reading

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Helpful Checklists for Students

Take a look at these great new resources to help prepare you for massage school! Our Getting Ready for Massage Therapy School checklist will help you prepare for your first day of class after you’ve enrolled in massage school. Our Success for New … Continue reading

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Student Day 2011 A Success!

Thanks to everyone who attended this year’s Student Day at the amta national convention in Portland, OR!  We’ve heard fantastic things from attendees, including this shout-out from Michelle in OR, “Attended Student Day at the AMTA National Convention. I am … Continue reading

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welcome to amta’s new student blog!

Hey massage therapy students!  We’re thilled to start this journey with you.  You’re in school, so this is your time to dig in to the nitty-gritty of massage practice.  You’re learning everything from how to build your business to professional ethics, … Continue reading

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