New Research Supports Mental Health Benefits of Massage

To mark National Massage Therapy Awareness Week, October 20-26, AMTA has compiled research that suggests symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression (all associated with mental health) may be alleviated with massage therapy.

See recent research findings which highlight the role of massage therapy in mental health and wellness. » View AMTA’s Research Roundup Volume 4

The Roundup was featued in outlets such as Reuters, Yahoo! Finance and BusinessWeek, and was viewed by more then 100 million consumers.

» Read AMTA Position Statements on massage for mental health issues

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