NCB/MTF Free Research Webinar Part IV: Case Reports – Recording Now Available

Burr Ridge, Ill. (May 21, 2020)—The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) is proud to partner with the Massage Therapy Foundation (MTF) to introduce a FREE Research Webinar Series. The four webinar in the series, Part IV: Case Reports, took place on May 21, 2020 @ 1pmCT…

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Important FAQs Regarding Prometric Test Center Openings Across North America

Updated: May 21, 2020 Test Center Openings NCBTMB has been in constant communication with our testing provider, Prometric, to determine next steps to resume testing at nationwide testing centers. Presently, Prometric intends to resume in-center testing, wherever possible, in the U.S. and Canada for all client programs, starting June 1st.…

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NCBTMB and MTF Announce Part IV of Free Research Webinar Series, Scheduled for May 21, 2020

Burr Ridge, Ill. / Evanston, Ill. (May 8, 2020)—The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) and the Massage Therapy Foundation (MTF) announced today Part IV of their Free Research Webinar Series to further define research, its impact on the profession, and resources for engagement. The fourth webinar…

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COVID-19 Response Resources

Over the last several weeks, our massage community has come together in amazing ways to offer support and guidance to practitioners, educators, students, and clients. If you are curious what resources are available to you, or what our professional organizations are doing during this time to support massage therapy, we…

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Spotlight: Margie E. Schaeffer, LMT, BCTMB

Please provide your full name, current location, and current job title. My name is Margie E. Schaeffer, LMT, BCTMB. I currently reside in Blue Ridge Summit, PA and am an LMT and Director of Synergy Massage & Wellness Center. Provide one fun fact about you. I love to be in…

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In Case You Missed It… NCBTMB’s Q1 2020 Recap

Keep up with all of the exciting things happening at NCBTMB and around the profession with our Q1 2020 Catch-Up lists. Your must-see news, tools, and events from NCBTMB: NCBTMB Announces 2020 Certification Board Election Results NCBTMB Hires Shelly Johnson as Chief Executive Officer NCBTMB COVID-19 Updates & Official Statement…

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Spotlight: Jennifer Houle, ND, LMT, BCTMB

Please provide your full name, current location, and current job title. Jennifer Houle, ND, LMT, BCTMB Ellijay, GA Co-Owner of Cohutta Healing Arts Institute, School of Massage Approved Provider and Owner of Professional CE Connection Owner & Massage Therapist – Natural Wellness Center of Ellijay Provide one fun fact about…

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Approved Providers & COVID-19: Teaching Live Courses as Webinars

Burr Ridge, Ill. (March 24, 2020)—The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork released the following recommendations to Approved Providers today: — COVID-19: Teaching Live Courses as Webinars Be sure to complete the required NCBTMB documentation should you elect to update course types amid the pandemic During these difficult…

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Supporting Your Assigned School Amid COVID-19

Burr Ridge, Ill. (March 23, 2020)—The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) released the following announcement to all NCBTMB Assigned Schools today: — Supporting Your School Amid COVID-19 Please read for important announcements regarding e-learning and NCBTMB Assigned School curriculum requirements NCBTMB has heard from several of…

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COVID-19 Updates & Official NCBTMB Statements

Burr Ridge, Ill. (March 20, 2020) As a valued member of the NCBTMB community, we are writing to make you aware of how you can further support the work our professional organizations are doing on the state and federal levels to help minimize the short and long-term impacts resulting from…

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