Government Relations Update

First, let me just say how very pleased and excited I am to serve our Chapter as the Government Relations Committee Chairperson.  Coming in on the heels of Scott and Kerry, I know that I have the support and history to help me succeed in this position. 

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Volunteering

Hello Chapter members! Since we are ALL volunteers I wanted to refresh our minds about what this means and why it’s beneficial. What is a volunteer? A person that actively takes on a task, responsibility, or project on his or her own accord without needing to be

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President’s Message – June 2017

By Becca Torns-Barker I love summer. I always have. It a season full of possibility: full of adventure, exploration, relaxation, and discovery. Life is almost on pause while we bask in the summer sun. I don’t know about you, but in my house, with the coming of

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Summary of AMTA-CT Annual Meeting

Another quarter has passed and we had a well-attended chapter meeting to mark the occasion. If you couldn’t be at the annual meeting, here’s what you missed. The meeting was the conclusion of our annual educational conference. All in all, over 250 massage therapists came through the

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TIP MEETING

On March 16th, Becca Torns-Barker, Scott Raymond, and I met in the Legislative Office Building as invited guests at the Connecticut TIP (Trafficking in Persons) Council meeting. The committee is comprised of members from a variety of areas of government, and they are working on a number

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Government Relations Update

By Becca Torns-Barker I’d first like to welcome Nicole Arel as our new Government Relations Chair. The Board is very excited to have her join us. Kerry Methot stepped down from this position to pursue personal interests, but we sincerely thank her for her years of diligent

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Sports Massage Team News

By Bill Gibbs The Sports Massage Team kicks off its 2017 season April 2 with the Danbury 1/2 Marathon.  We have added one new event to the schedule for this year.  I hope to see a continued increase in participation over the last few years. Below please

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Community Service Massage Team Update

By Jody Clouse Happy Spring from the Community Service Massage Team! As I’m writing this, I’m looking out on a beautiful bright white snow covered landscape. As a summer lover, I hope as you’re reading this, we are starting to see green and signs of nature reemerging.

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Greetings AMTA-CT!

By Becca Torns-Barker Spring is traditionally a time of rebirth and revitalization. What a perfect time to reinvigorate your practice with AMTA by your side. With over 74,000 members, the AMTA is poised to do more for us and our profession than ever before. Some of the

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