4 Ethics Resources for Massage Therapists


Understanding risk helps you uphold proper standards of conduct that define ethical behavior for massage therapists. These resources can help you earn ethics CE credits and gain a deeper understanding of massage ethics.

1. Creating Healthy Boundaries | 3 CE Hours

By increasing your awareness of both a client’s and your own boundaries, you improve the therapeutic relationship and avoid many inadvertent slips into unethical behavior. Take AMTA's #1 online course >>

2. Fundamentals of Ethical Decision-Making: Origins of Treatment Room Conflict

A solid understanding of how ethical dilemmas arise— and what you can do about them— is key to your success. Read the full Massage Therapy Journal article >>

3. A Holistic Model for an Ethical Practice | 2 CE Hours

By embracing the concept of attention and deepening presence, this new “holistic approach” brings respect and honor to the knowledge of mind, body, psyche and soul in the exploration of ethics. Start earning ethics CE credits >>

4. Massage + Ethics

 While working with your clients, complicated issues may arise, and knowing how to handle these problems in a professional, ethical manner can be the key to a successful practice. Read on in MTJ >>


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