Membership and benefits

AMTA Offers the Strongest Benefits in the Profession

From education to award-winning publications to broad liability insurance, AMTA membership gives you the tools you need to grow and thrive in the massage therapy profession. In fact, 100 percent of your membership dues are invested back into you in the form of benefits and advocacy for the profession.

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Questions? Call 1-877-905-0577 during business hours or email us.

Broad Liability Coverage

AMTA has comprehensive liability insurance, so you can practice confidently knowing that we've got you covered.

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Education and Community

Staying up to date on the latest massage therapy education is vital to your success. AMTA continuing education makes it easy for you to connect with peers and clients while updating your skills and knowledge. Learn both on-site and online.

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Practice Management

AMTA membership equips you with tools, resources and first-hand advice you need to help grow your practice and stand out from the competition. 

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Discounted Products and Services

Wherever you are on your career path, you'll need to be prepared and ready to take the next step. From products to equipment to marketing materials, AMTA offers you more for less.

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Professional members of AMTA are massage therapists who have demonstrated their competency by completing one or more of the following:

  • Graduation from a minimum 500 in-class hour, entry-level massage therapy school
  • Proof of current state or provincial licensure (where applicable)
  • Certification by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

Additionally, AMTA members adhere to a professionally recognized code of ethics and standards of practice, and are committed to continuing their professional education and development.
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Previously an AMTA member?

If your membership ended after March 2009 you can rejoin with your previous account.
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Supporting Membership

Not a massage therapist?
AMTA supporting membership provides non-massage therapists with the avenue to reach and network with professional members in their community. Join us in championing the profession.
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"AMTA has given me a place to meet other massage therapists that are experiencing or have experienced the same challenges that I face every day in my career."

Julie A., AMTA member since 2012

We are AMTA

AMTA has long been the leading choice among massage therapists looking to establish themselves within the profession. We provide our members with the strongest benefits and promote massage therapy to the public and health care community.

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