Learn Massage Therapy in Minnesota - MN
The State Organization overseeing massage therapy training in Minnesota, which is affiliated with the American Massage Therapy Association, provides continuing education opportunities and is involved with public relations to bring a greater level of professionalism with those involved in the practice of massage therapy. They promote state wide networking and connecting and learning from one another through state-wide training.
Currently they are involved in shaping the State law for a new ethics standards and regulations that will require certification.
American Massage Therapy Association
500 Davis Street, Suite 900
Evanston, IL 60201-4695
The American Massage Therapy Association provides its members with a range of services and benefits to it’s members. They have four different levels of participation and you can even join while you are a student. A full range of benefits are found at their website but a few of the main items that they provide are:
- Liability Insurance
- Monthly Newsletter
- Discounts on items you would need for a private practice
- Online database for local people to find your practice
- Discounts on National Training Conventions and Online Continuing education
The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB)
1901 S. Meyers Rd., Ste. 240,
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
The NCBTMB is a private, non-profit, independent organization that has the goal of setting the highest standards of ethics and practice of professionalism in massage therapy by recognizing those programs that have met the standards and are worthy of being credentialed.