Recent News and Legislative Updates
Anne Williams, ABMP’s director of education and author of Massage Mastery: from Student to Professional, spoke recently with the Wall Street Journal about the ways athletes use massage and bodywork for recovery.
Happy EveryBody Deserves a Massage Week! What are you doing to celebrate?
We at ABMP have heard your feedback, and we’ve asked the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB) to join us for an informational webinar to address school issues related to the MBLEx.
In a randomized comparative trial published in Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, researchers evaluated the relationships between mindfulness and pain, psychological symptoms, and quality of life in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
The Alliance for Massage Therapy Education (AFMTE) announced that their annual business meeting will be held online this year, making it cost effective for members to participate without incurring travel expenses.
NCBTMB announced a new, comprehensive online store created especially for massage therapists and bodyworkers, containing thousands of massage and bodywork-related products and resources, including photos, wall art, brochures, press release templates, letterhead, business cards, tables, tools, clothing, scrubs, certificate frames, and more! Customizable options are also available on several products to include your company logo and/or address.
The Alliance for Massage Therapy Education (AFMTE) announced they will select five seats for their board of directors for 2016 through an online election process, rather than from the floor of the conference, as they have done in the past. There is no AFMTE conference this year.
Join popular presenter Til Luchau as he takes participants through a chapter from his best-selling Advanced Myofascial Techniques textbook and demonstrates effective myofascial techniques to work with the hamstrings and their influence on the knee and hip.