|Membership||Flex membership is the RMTAO's membership model. Basic membership for one low rate with the option of adding any of the additional programs designed just for you.|
1. Active Advocacy
You can join the RMTAO online and once payment is received, gain instant access to all member services. Insurance will be effective the date payment is received. You can instantly download your PLI Certificate of coverage to provide as proof to the CMTO.
This is our resource available to the public when searching for an RMT. Members of the public can search by name, postal code or city to find an RMT near them. With a free listing on RMTFind.com, our members get a great resource to market their practice. Members can purchase additional listings for 12$ + HST if they have multiple practice locations.
4. Access to Research
Members have access to valuable research to help enhance and develop evidence-based practices. This research is available through the Association's subscription to the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) and MEDLINE. These research databases give you access to an exceptional quality of full-text journals, covering an extensive scope of subject matter.
As a member of the RMTAO, you will have access to 50 issues of The Friday File, and four issues per year of Massage Therapy Today: Putting Knowledge Into Practice which will help you keep up-to-date with the latest news and research affecting the profession and the association. We also offer a variety of other publications that will be valuable in your career including The Contract Guide, and preferred rates on Massage Therapy Brochures that can be used in your practice.
10. Career Resources
For those just starting out in their careers, or for those looking for a new position we offer resources to help you in this transition! These include resume and cover letter tips, interview advice, marketing tips and information about practice types, information about fees and gratuities, and types of compensation. You will be able to download helpful documents, and read helpful advice when changing positions, making your time of transition much easier!
Join now! For access to all of these benefits, you can join the RMTAO today! Our membership year runs from October first or the date payment is received, whichever is later, until October 1st of the next year. With our flex membership option, you are able to customize your membership so that you receive the benefits that best suit your needs and experience.
The RMTAO exists in order to advance the massage therapy profession in Ontario. Improvements in the ability of Registered Massage Therapists to provide quality care will improve the health of the people of Ontario whom the profession serves.
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