2024 ABMP School Forum for Massage and Bodywork Educators

ABMP School Forum 2024 with illustration of capital building

We had such an amazing time gathering with the school community in Washington D.C. Thank you for the excitement, enthusiasm, and expertise you brought to each conversation. We appreciate all that you do for the massage & bodywork profession.

We Will See You in Denver, Colorado in 2025!

A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO ALL OUR 2024 EVENT SPONSORS

                

 

            

 

                  

 

     

News

Washington Massage Board Vacancies

The State Department of Health and the Washington Massage Board are seeking licensed massage therapists to fill professional member vacancies. Apply before the June 30 deadline.

Maryland Bills Add Instruments, License Requirements, Practice Violations

In May, Governor Wes Moore signed into law two bills affecting massage therapy. House Bill 1497 allows instrument-assisted techniques, amends the license reinstatement process, and adds a new requirement for some licensure applicants. House Bill 1498 addresses unauthorized practice violations.

Blog

Julie Plachta: Serving the Underserved

Woman massages a client who is lying facedown on a massage table.

As we get closer to celebrating Massage Is for EveryBody, July 14–20, 2024, we wanted to share more of Julie Plachta’s story, which exemplifies the inclusive values of this campaign.

Benefits

Featured ABMP Discount Partner: MemberDeals

MemberDeals provides ABMP members unique access to exclusive offers on the world’s greatest entertainment and travel brands, including Walt Disney World Resort and Cirque du Soleil.

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