Our Mission Statement

The mission of the American Massage Therapy Association is to serve AMTA members while advancing the art, science and practice of massage therapy. The AMTA California chapter strives to advance the art, science and practice of massage therapy in a caring, professional and ethical manner in order to promote the health and welfare of humanity.

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AMTA California Chapter Calendar

Sep
8
Thu
Massage for Anxiety: Distance Learning Training
Sep 8 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Massage for Anxiety: Distance Learning Training

Event Summary
Are you looking for ways to support your clients during the dramatic increase of anxiety during the Covid-19 pandemic? This NCBTMB-Approved online 4-hour course teaches students the etiology of anxiety and how it is treated allopathically, so students can recognize when it presents in clients. Students learn how to provide adjunct care with massage that is in their scope of practice, using a holistic protocol that incorporates massage, affirmation work and aromatherapy.  Students will also learn a protocol for self-care when interacting with clients who have anxiety.

This training session provides 4.0 Continuing Education Units.

Cost
$20 – AMTA Members
$45 – Non-members

Date and Time
Thursday, September 8, 2022
5:00PM – 9:00PM

Location Information
Zoom Link will be provided to registrants on September 6th

Registration Link
https://cvent.me/gnKMgn

Sep
13
Tue
AMTA-CA Monthly Board Meeting
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The California Chapter Board of Directors will meet the 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:30 – 9:30 pm via GoToMeeting (unless otherwise noted on the calendar). All are welcome to attend. Email info@amta-ca.org to receive the meeting link.

Oct
6
Thu
Herpes and Hep and Flu, Oh My! Public Health Issues for Massage Therapists – Virtual Training
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Herpes and Hep and Flu, Oh My! Public Health Issues for Massage Therapists - Virtual Training

Event Summary
Massage therapists are public health providers, and it is our responsibility to stay up to speed on information about these contagious diseases. This class covers a review of immune system function and the definition, demographics, pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, treatment options, and role of massage for the following: HIV/AIDS, hepatitis A, B, and C, flu, methicillin-resistant staphylococcus Aureus, and others as time permits.

This training session provides 3.0 Continuing Education Units.

Cost
$20 – AMTA Members
$45 – Non-members

Date and Time
Thursday, October 8, 2022
6:00PM – 9:00PM

Location Information
Meeting Link will be provided to registrants on October 4th

Registration Link
https://cvent.me/gnKMgn

Oct
11
Tue
AMTA-CA Monthly Board Meeting
Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The California Chapter Board of Directors will meet the 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:30 – 9:30 pm via GoToMeeting (unless otherwise noted on the calendar). All are welcome to attend. Email info@amta-ca.org to receive the meeting link.

Nov
8
Tue
AMTA-CA Monthly Board Meeting
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The California Chapter Board of Directors will meet the 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:30 – 9:30 pm via GoToMeeting (unless otherwise noted on the calendar). All are welcome to attend. Email info@amta-ca.org to receive the meeting link.