2022 Connecticut Conference: Evidence-Informed Clinical Cupping

Evidence-Informed Clinical Cupping This 16-hour hands-on class provides quick and effective pain management techniques for your clients using massage cups. You’ll learn the history, theory, research, and ethics of cupping therapy. This class offers a unique perspective into cupping with no focus on one “type,” but rather

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2022 Connecticut Conference

We are excited to announce the 2022 Connecticut Conference, from April 7-April 9, 2021, at the DoubleTree in Bristol!! You can earn up to 20 CEUs for $15 per credit ($20 per credit for cupping—includes a set of cups). The conference committee has worked hard to bring

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End of Legislative Session Update – June 2021

Hello from your friendly Government Relations Chair! Even as COVID-19 was still being addressed, the state legislature was meeting and both myself and our lobbyist were kept active in responding to member questions/concerns and addressing bills that impact the massage industry. In summary: HB6657: An Act Concerning

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Update from Government Relations

Hi members! We have some clarification from DPH, so here it goes: Other than indoor facemasks/face coverings for non-vaccinated people (‘vaccinated’ means at least 2 weeks post-J&J shot or second Pfizer/Moderna shots), May 19th lifts the COVID-based restrictions. What does this mean specifically for massage therapists in

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AMTA-CT Chapter Election Results 2021

We are pleased to announce this year’s election results. First of all we thank Melissa Glassman for her service as the Online Elections Coordinator. Board Positions – 2 year terms 2021-2023 Board Member  – Jodi Wolf Financial Administrator – Yvette Law   2021  Board of Directors, Chairs

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2021 AMTA-CT Chapter Sports Achiever – Tama Mackay

Tama is a massage therapist who has been goal-oriented and singularly focused on achieving that goal. Since the time she graduated from massage school, she focused on education and techniques that would help her to achieve her goal, including myofascial release, cupping, kinesiotaping, orthopedic massage, Graston(R) techniques,

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2021 Distinguished Service Award – Nikki Arel

Nikki Arel is a “Power-House” and a valuable asset to the Connecticut Chapter and AMTA.   She started her AMTA journey over 15 years ago, after graduating from The Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy (CCMT).  If you have been to a chapter meeting or event, chances are you

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