RMTAO Membership Helps Your Bottom Line

RMTAO membership and Professional Liability Insurance is only $54 more than just PLI with another company!

Responding to Complaints at the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario - What you need to Know

Dealing with a complaint made against you can be highly stressful,here is a brief guide on how to respond.

RMTAO Board of Directors Meeting with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario

On June 23, 2018, the RMTAO Board of Directors met with Corinne Flitton, Registrar, and Katherine Molnar, Director of Corporate Services, of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. The purpose of the meeting was to seek clarification on several key issues in order to better understand the reas

2019 RMTAO Conference Call for Presenters

The Registered Massage Therapistsí Association of Ontario invites individuals to share their knowledge and experience at our upcoming RMTAO 2019 Education Conference: Excellence in Practice. The theme for the 2019 conference is the Biopsychosocial Model of Pain.

2019 RMTAO Conference - Save the Date

The 2019 RMTAO Massage Therapy Conference will be held on June 1, 2019 in Toronto, Ontario.

Save the date!

Advocacy Update - Canadian Cancer Society

On May 14, 2018, Andrew Lewarne met with the Director of Cancer Information and Support Services at the Canadian Cancer Society. The discussion was focused on the inclusion of massage therapy in the treatment support recommendations provided by the Canadian Cancer Society.

Advocacy Update - Week of April 9, 2018

On April 9, 2018 Andrew Lewarne ED, RMTAO met with various MPPs, and with Spinal Cord Injury Ontario regarding ways to increase the access of Ontarians to massage therapy treatment.

Charting Skills, Webinar 1 (09/18/2018)

2018-09-18 - Online via Adobe Connect
Speaker: Don Dillon, RMT

CHARTING SKILLS: WEBINAR 1
The Case History, Our Experience of Pain, Precautions and Preclusions

As a regulated hea...read more

Charting Skills, Webinar 2 (09/25/2018)

2018-09-25 - Online via Adobe Connect
Speaker: Don Dillon, RMT

CHARTING SKILLS: WEBINAR 2
Assessment Methods, Professional Opinion and Recording Treatment

As a regulated health professi...read more

Whiplash: A Pain in the Neck [COE] (09/30/2018)

2018-09-30 - Trillium College, Kingston Campus
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat whiplash and other soft tissue dysfunctions in the neck. Techn...read more

Charting Skills, Webinar 3 (10/02/2018)

2018-10-02 - Online via Adobe Connect
Speaker: Don Dillon, RMT

CHARTING SKILLS: WEBINAR 3
Treatment Plans, Wellness Outcomes, and Charting Tips

As a regulated health professional...read more

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunctions [COE] (10/14/2018)

2018-10-14 - International Academy of Massage Inc.
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat sacroiliac joint stiffness. The therapist will learn the biome...read more

The Hidden Cause of Low Back Pain: The Hip [COE] (10/21/2018)

2018-10-21 - triOS College - Windsor
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to recognize and treat hip dysfunctions which contribute to low back pain. Techniq...read more

Ankle & Foot Dysfunctions [COE] (10/28/2018)

2018-10-28 - Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy - Cambridge Campus
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat ankle and foot dysfunctions like joint stiffness, ankle sprain...read more

Mid/Lower Cervical Mobilizations [COE] (11/04/2018)

2018-11-04 - Sutherland Chan School & Teaching Clinic
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness in the
mid/lower cervical spi...read more

Wrist Dysfunctions [COE] (11/11/2018)

2018-11-11 - Suite Success at EES Direct Inc (Barrie)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness, tendinopathies and carpal tunnel at the wrist...read more

Record Keeping Essentials (11/11/2018)

2018-11-11 - Holiday Inn Toronto Yorkdale
Speaker: Amy Beggs, CTDP, RMT, BSW

This workshop provides a comprehensive and detailed review of all components of a Massage Therapistís record keeping requirements. It will include ...read more

Lumbopelvic Muscle Imbalances [COE] (11/18/2018)

2018-11-18 - Trillium College, Kingston Campus
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat common low back stability dysfunctions in the clinic. Techniqu...read more

Upper Cervical Mobilizations [COE] (11/25/2018)

2018-11-25 - Sutherland Chan School & Teaching Clinic
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness in the upper cervical spine. The techniques le...read more

Welcome to the RMTAO

The Registered Massage Therapists’ Association of Ontario is the voice of the massage therapy profession in Ontario.  Established in 1936, the RMTAO is a member-driven, not-for-profit association that provides leadership for and advocates on behalf of Ontario’s RMTs.  The RMTAO provides education, information, and programming that encourages professional growth and high standards for RMTs.  The Association also promotes the profession to the public, government, business and other professions. Read more…

New and Noteworthy in the RMTAO

Here's what new and noteworthy at the Registered Massage Therapists' Association of Ontario.

RMTAO Continuing Education


We offer a wide variety of courses across Ontario to meet your personal, professional and educational needs. We continuously update the courses we offer, and with our courses you can obtain CEUs, increase your standards of practice and remain current with a rapidly changing professionFind out more...

 

Looking For A RMT? - RMTFind.com 

 

RMTFind.com is the RMTAO's referral service for members. If you are looking for an RMT in your area, visit RMTFind.com and type in your city or postal code and a list of Registered Massage Therapists will appear, along with their locations on a map.

Benefits of Massage Therapy 

Massage Therapy can be used for treatment of both acute and chronic conditions. It has proven beneficial for a wide variety of conditions, for people of all ages. Read more about the benefits of massage therapy.