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AMTA & NCBTMB Launch New Sports Massage Certificate Program

AMTA and the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) are excited to announce a new sports massage certificate program for massage therapists. The new education program culminates in the opportunity for massage therapists to earn the AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Specialty Certificate. The content was developed through a rigorous process in collaboration with some of the top sports massage educators, medical doctors and sports science experts in the U.S.

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Patricia Benjamin to Receive AMTA’s Dianne Polseno Award
Apr 27, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Patricia Benjamin, the newest recipient of its Dianne Polseno Lifetime Achievement Award.
Regina Cobb is AMTA’s 2016 Jerome Perlinski Teacher of the Year
Mar 30, 2016
AMTA is happy to announce that Regina Cobb of the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) is this year’s recipient of AMTA’s Jerome Perlinski Teacher of the Year Award.
New Research Analysis: Massage Therapy & Pain Management
By Media Contact: Ron Precht, 847-905-1649 - May 10, 2016
Based on the evidence, massage therapy can provide significant improvement for pain, anxiety and health-related quality of life for those looking to manage their pain.

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