Why do consumers get massage?


In 2015, the primary reason consumers received massage was for medical or health reasons—pain relief, soreness/stiffness, recovery from injury, keeping fit and pregnancy.

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Members of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) are the most trusted massage therapists in the United States.


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"I am very glad to be aligned with a professional organization that gives so much to its members."

Satu F., AMTA member since 2003

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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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