April 7-9, 2017 Annual Meeting & Educational Event

Registration is Open!  Please join us for the 2017 AMTA - Michigan Chapter Annual Meeting and Educational Event being held April 7-9, 2017 at the Sheraton Ann Arbor, 3200 Boardwalk Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. Our hotel group rate is $149.00. Mention our AMTA-MI event when you call 734-996-0600 to reserve your room.  A block of rooms will be … [Read more...]

Schedule: April 2017 Annual Meeting & Educational Event

Schedule for the April 2017 Annual Meeting & Educational Event  … [Read more...]

$72-Myofascial Release (6 CEU’s)-Sat., Nov.12, 2016-Grand Rapids, MI

EARN 6 CEU's! Cost is $72.00  *Myofascial Release Therapy Saturday November 12, 2016  9:00 AM to 5:00 PM REGISTER NOW! Fascia is a tough connective tissue which spreads throughout the body in a three dimensional web from head to foot. Scarring, poor posture, inflammatory processes and trauma can change the integrity of the fascia by … [Read more...]

April 15-17, 2016 Chapter Meeting & Educational Event

Register Now!  Please join us for the 2016 Annual Meeting and Educational Event held April 15-17, 2016 at The Henry, Autograph Collection Hotel, 300 Town Center Drive, Dearborn, MI 48126. Our hotel group rate is $126.00. Reserve your room Doug Nelson, author, educator and researcher, is the primary speaker/educator. He began his career in massage … [Read more...]

New Chapter Members (October-December 2015)

Welcome to the new Professional, Graduate and Student Members who joined our Michigan chapter! October 2015 Marie Aiudi, Brenda Athey, Amelia Bartley, Christy Belloli, Brittney Bertrand, Eva Borcherding, Alexxis Brown, David Cutts, Mae DeVries, Shanna Eisenberg, Dominic Ferrett-Cunningham, Slinduer Gilliam, Nicole Grabowski, Kelli Gray, Terri … [Read more...]

Government Relations Report, October 2015

AMTA Government Relations Report: October 3, 2015 We continue to move forward to change both the administrative rules on massage therapy and the public health code as it affects the profession of massage therapy. The draft rules, originally posted in March, were rejected in July by the Office of Regulatory Reform. We don’t know what their … [Read more...]

New Chapter Members (June-September 2015)

Welcome to the new Professional, Graduate and Student Members who joined our chapter! June 2015 Zene Dickerson, Caryn Howell, Travis Jansma, Samantha Latocki, Paul Mann, Hannah Merillat, Alaina Mills, Morgan Nelson Sharon Zimmerman July 2015 Rebecca Allen, Chelsea Bogedain,  Amanda Converse, Courtney Damsen, Mike Firlein, Alyssa … [Read more...]

Government Relations Report, June 2015

By Nancy Levitt, Government Relations Chair. The past few months have been busy on the Government Relations (GR) front. I’m sure several of you attended the annual event and got an update on our current issues. This article will further outline our focus and inform those who were unable to attend the annual event. Our new bill has been … [Read more...]

2016 Annual Meeting & Educational Event, April 15-17

Our 2016 Annual Meeting and Educational Event will be held April 15-17th at The Henry Hotel in Dearborn. Please save the date! Doug Nelson, author, educator and researcher, is the primary speaker/educator. He began his career in massage therapy in 1977 and maintains a vibrant clinical practice in Champaign, Illinois. His lectures will … [Read more...]

Chapter Elections – new chapter volunteers

Please extend a warm welcome to our new chapter volunteers Laura Baker, Communications Chair; Harold Pape, Delegate; Rob Weilding, Chapter Treasurer. Thank you to our returning board members Carrie Mayo Buechler, 1st Vice President and Membership Chair; Cindy Dort, 2nd Vice President and Alternate Delegate; Susan Gamalski, Delgate; Karen … [Read more...]