2018 Bob King $5,000 AMTA Scholarship Recipient


Jessica Newton of Lexington Healing Arts Academy is the recipient of the 2018 Bob King $5,000 AMTA Massage Therapy Student Scholarship!

Jessica Newton

Upon graduation and licensing, Jessica plans to continue her education in hospital-based massage therapy and light-touch modalities. She also wants to volunteer her time and skills to provide therapeutic massage to the military community. Her ultimate goal is to become involved in education and research for massage as part of integrative care for chronic pain and trauma-related disorders.

Congratulations, Jessica!

This annual scholarship, named after the late Bob King, rewards massage school students who strive for excellence and are devoted to the profession.

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Bailey L., AMTA member since 2016

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