Welcome to AMTA Alabama Chapter!


AMTA-AL Chapter’s mission is to serve AMTA members while advancing the art, science and practice of massage therapy.

We offer members opportunities to earn continuing education hours, send three newsletters a year, and hold an annual community-building event.


AMTA Alabama Chapter Calendar

2018 AMTA-AL Fall Convention @ Element Huntstivlle
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – Nov 4 @ 1:00 pm

2018 Fall Convention

Exploring the Myofascial Components of Neck and Shoulder Pain
(with additional focus on surgical and traumatic scars)
Pete Whitridge

Register Now!

$200 | AMTA Members
$250 | Non-Members

Hotel Info:
Rooms are $139 per night + taxes & fees
Group rate available until October 12, 2018.  Subject to availability.
Book your room here or call 256-327-9000 and mention our convention.

Friday, November 2
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm | Volunteer Education Day
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm | Massage Mingle

Saturday, November 3
9:00 am – 12:00 pm | Class
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Luncheon and Member Meeting
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm | Class

Sunday, November 4
8:00 am – 12:00 pm | Class
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | Clean-up

  • Massage Therapy Can Reduce the Cost of the National Opioid Crisis

    Posted:Tuesday, October 16, 2018

    New research indicates the use of massage therapy instead of opioid medication (for conditions where massage is proven effective) can reduce costs to the American economy by up to $25.99 billion annually. These…

  • Grow your network at the AMTA 2019 Schools Summit!

    Posted:Sunday, October 14, 2018

    Reserve your spot now »

    Claim your spot now at the AMTA 2019 Schools Summit, taking place this year from February 21-22 in beautiful Charlotte, NC. This is your chance to grow your…

  • FDA Publishes Final Opioids Blueprint

    Posted:Wednesday, October 3, 2018

    With input from AMTA and other stakeholders in the fight for safer pain relief options, the final draft of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) blueprint includes a recommendation of…

  • AMTA Congratulates 2018 Award Winners

    Posted:Wednesday, October 3, 2018

    AMTA celebrates the accomplishments of Jane Johnson, Dr. Bruce Costello, and Barbara “Bobbi” Junod whose enthusiasm and leadership in the massage therapy profession have earned our highest recognition. 
    Jane Johnson, Distinguished Service Award 
    Jane Johnson is the…