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Recent News and Legislative Updates
The Alliance for Massage Therapy Education’s (AFMTE) Educator of the Year Awards recognizes teachers in the massage and bodywork field who are raising the standards of excellence in education.
Massage & Bodywork columnists and Massage Therapy Foundation President Jerrilyn Cambron and Past President Ruth Werner will present a free one-hour presentation titled From the Lab to the Session Room: Applying Findings from Massage Therapy Research on Tuesday, April 12, at 9:00 p.m. EST.
In a study aimed to examine the use and effectiveness of essential oil therapeutic interventions on pain, nausea, and anxiety, essential oils resulted in significant clinical improvements.
MINDBODY, Inc. has integrated with Xero, a leading provider of cloud accounting software for small businesses, allowing MINDBODY subscribers to sync their sales data with Xero’s accounting solution to further streamline business management.
Spa distributor Universal Companies has acquired SpaEquip, a spa development provider.
NCBTMB has named Dr. Leena Guptha interim chief executive officer and Bruce Baltz as board chair.
The new ABMP webinar “Hands Free Therapies,” with Heath and Nicole Reed, will be available to the entire massage and bodywork profession for free from April 4–6. ABMP members will be able to earn free CE hours by completing a short quiz after viewing the webinar.
A joint press release was recently released from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) and the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB) regarding a collaboration on continuing education.