Help Your Clients Manage Pain: Massage & Pain CE

Immerse yourself in cutting-edge pain management research and massage techniques at the AMTA 2017 National Convention! Join the massage profession September 14-16 in Pasadena, California to earn 18+ CE credits and learn innovative ways to help your clients manage pain with massage therapy.

Current Research: Massage & Pain (Research Track)

Thursday, September 14, 1:30-3:30 and 4-6pm | 2 CE Credits

Instructors: Chester “Trip” Buckenmaier III & Jerrilyn Cambron

Pain is a major public health concern, significantly affecting the quality of life of approximately 100 million Americans. The Samueli Institute, commissioned by the Massage Therapy Foundation with support from AMTA, conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of published science on massage and pain. Review important findings on the impact of massage therapy for chronic pain, cancer-related pain and surgical pain. 

This session counts toward the research requirements for Board Certification renewal

Listening to Your Clients’ Bodies

Saturday, September 16, 8am-Noon | 4 CE Credits

Instructor: Carole Osborne

Create a more collaborative, individualized, multidimensional and effective massage therapy experience. Discover a body dialogue technique to facilitate stress, pain reduction and emotional integration to help you work with a wide variety of clients.

Moving Your Client Beyond Low Back Pain After Abdominal Surgery (Hands-on)

Saturday, September 16, 8am-Noon | 4 CE Credits

Instructor: Jenice Mattek

There are millions of abdmoninal surgeries each year. Discover common and not-so-common causes for low back pain post-abdominal surgery, and how to help clients move beyond the pain utilizing an easy-to-follow system. 

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Attend the Largest Event in the Massage Therapy Profession

Register Online for the AMTA 2017 National Convention by August 17

Don’t miss out on the largest conference in the massage therapy profession! Earn 18+ CE credits, network and explore new products for your massage practice.

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