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Article Highlights Use of Massage Therapy as Alternative to Opioids


The Pain Practioner

Share this with your clients!  An article by outgoing AMTA President Dolly Wallace about using massage therapy as an alternative to opioids was recently published in The Pain Practitioner magazine. 

Read the article starting on page 16 »


Prescription opioids carry serious risk of addiction, abuse, and overdose, in addition to a number of side effects, even when taken as directed. A number of health organizations and governmental agencies are seriously looking at alternative ways to manage pain.

Learn how AMTA is engaging with organizations and agencies regarding massage therapy as an alternative to opioids »

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