Continuing Education - Wednesday, October 23 | AMTA 2019 National Convention

AMTA 2019 National Convention

AMTA 2019 National Convention

Pre-Convention Workshops

Immerse yourself in one of these intensive hands-on Pre-Convention Workshops designed to grow your massage therapy skill set.


8am-5pm | 8 Credit Hours

Structural Dynamics of the Lower Leg and Foot (Hands-on with table)

Lynn Teachworth, LMT, ATSI, FAFS has practiced massage therapy and complementary approaches since 1993. He is a pioneer in combining Structural Integration, functional biomechanics and energy medicine.

Restricted fascial patterns in the lower leg and foot can lead to a decrease in mobility and efficiency; contributing to pathologies throughout the body.  Learn true biomechanics and techniques to optimize function, structure, and postural relationships.  Learn how this approach can help relieve chronic pain and increase range of motion and sports performance.

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


8am-5:30pm | 8.5 Credit Hours

Techniques for Sports Massage Therapists (Hands-on with table)

John Combe, LMT, BCTMB, has worked with a long list of Olympic athletes from around the world. He is a well-known therapist in the Sports Massage community.  

This session is part of the AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Specialty Certificate program. Learn more at amtamassage.org/sports.

Learn techniques, contraindications, session planning and other valuable information to enhance your skills in sports massage. Receive hands-on instruction,  explore case studies, and discover tips to help you succeed.

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

"AMTA does the most to support our profession."

Jesse J., AMTA member since 2011

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