Learn From the Best: Til Luchau, Julie Goodwin, James Waslaski, Doug Nelson & More!


Many of the country's leading massage CE presenters will be at the AMTA 2018 National Convention, August 9-11 in Washington, DC. 

With 30+ continuing education sessions to choose from, you can broaden your skill set with a variety of shorter CE classes, then take a deep dive into advanced topics like the classes below. 

Browse 30+ Convention Courses


Headaches and Migraines (Hands-On)

Instructor: Til Luchau

Wednesday, August 8 (Pre-Convention) | 8 Credit Hours

Learn the many different types of headaches, as well as the different sources associated with each so you can more effectively work with clients who need relief from headache and migraine pain. Hands-on work will help participants more fully understand how what helps with one headache may actually make another worse.  

Materials required: Please plan to bring or share a massage table if you select this class. Storage will be provided.  

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Cervicogenic Headaches: Myofascial Techniques with Til Luchau is full.


In Safe Hands: Working with Clients with Fibromyalgia

Instructor: Julie Goodwin

Thursday, August 9 | 2 Credit Hours

Helping clients with fibromyalgia can be challenging because symptoms can be transitory, responses to massage unpredictable and progress elusive. Explore the etiology, risk factors, signs and symptoms, possible complications, treatments and medications for fibromyalgia to create session plans that ensure a safe, comfortable and effective massage experience for your clients.

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Orthopedic Massage for Complicated Shoulder Conditions (Hands-on)

Instructor: James Waslaski

Friday, August 10 | 4 Credit Hours

Learn new approaches to myofascial and trigger point techniques. These innovative, structurally-oriented routines offer pain-free multi-modality methods for achieving results for rotator cuff injuries, shoulder impingement, bursitis and more.

Materials Required: Please plan to bring or share a massage table if you select this class. Storage will be provided.

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Effective Soft-Tissue Strategies for Plantar Fasciitis and Plantar Fasciosis (Hands-on)

Instructor: Doug Nelson

Saturday, August 11 | 4 Credit Hours

Many long term cases of plantar fasciitis are actually plantar fasciosis, which requires a totally different massage therapy approach. Explore the difference between these two conditions and learn effective massage strategies for both.

Materials Required: Course demonstrations will be hands on. Please bring a mat/blanket if you select this class.

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