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In-Depth Learning: Massage for Mental Health & Wellness
Aug 29, 2014
Explore online courses detailing how massage therapy can play a role in mental health and wellness.
The Power of Touch for ALS
Aug 27, 2014
See how massage therapy may be beneficial to those with ALS, and what clients and massage therapists should expect.
Nominations Open for 2015 Jerome Perlinski Teacher of the Year Award
Aug 25, 2014
The AMTA Jerome Perlinski Teacher of the Year Award honors an instructor in an AMTA member school who demonstrates exceptional teaching abilities and commitment to high standards of education in massage therapy.
Nominations Open Sept. 1 for AMTA’s Dianne Polseno Lifetime Achievement Award
Aug 25, 2014
This award honors Dianne Polseno, who left behind a legacy of integrity, professionalism, volunteer service, massage research and an unquestionable commitment to the advancement of the massage education profession.
Honor an Exceptional Massage Therapy Educator
Aug 25, 2014
Do you know an exceptional massage therapy educator? Honor them by nominating them for an AMTA award!

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Massage Therapy Journal

Award-winning magazine that helps massage therapists grow professionally and personally. 
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Hands On

Monthly e-newsletter for timely news, updates and opportunities for members.
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Student Experience

E-newsletter with information on the profession and tips to start your career.
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Quarterly consumer e-newsletter with massage news and health and wellness tips.
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School Advantage

Quartely e-newsletter includes news, resources and industry trends for AMTA School members. 
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