Letter to the CMTO regarding Proposed New Standards

The RMTAO Board of Directors recently delivered a letter to the CMTO regarding the proposed new Standards for Maintaining Professional Boundaries and Preventing Sexual Abuse.

Massage Therapy Educator Day!

Join us at the first-of-its kind conference for Massage Therapy Educators!

RMTAO Awards Dinner

Join us on June 3 at 6:30 p.m. for the RMTAO Awards Dinner Gala Event - A Night at the Carnival.

The RMTAO Education Conference is Fast Approaching!

Join us on June 3, 2017 at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel and Conference Centre for two engaging keynote presentations, a panel discussion, and a chance to customize your learning.

RMTAO 2016 Annual Report

The RMTAO 2016 Annual Report is now available online!

Annual General Meeting This Month!

The Annual General Meeting of the Registered Massage Therapists' Association of Ontario will be held at the end of this month in Toronto!

Save the date! - RMTAO Education Conference

The RMTAO 2017 Education Conference: Excellence in Practice will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario!

Upper Cervical Mobilizations [COE] (09/09/2017)

2017-09-09 - Oshawa (Venue TBD)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffnes...read more

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunctions [COE] (09/10/2017)

2017-09-10 - Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUS

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat sacroiliac joi...read more

Record Keeping Essentials (09/17/2017)

2017-09-17 - Barrie, Ontario
Speaker: Amy Beggs, CTDP, RMT, BSW

3.5 Category A CEUs

This workshop provides a comprehensive and detailed review of all components of a Massage Therapistís ...read more

Elbow Dysfunctions [COE] (09/23/2017)

2017-09-23 - Trillium College, Kingston Campus
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to effectively assess and treat th...read more

Thoracic Mobilizations [COE] (09/24/2017)

2017-09-24 - Peterborough Physiotherapy and Sports Injuries Clinic
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffnes...read more

Ankle and Foot Dysfunctions [COE] (09/30/2017)

2017-09-30 - Ottawa Valley (Pembroke/Deep River) Venue TBD
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat ankle and foo...read more

Shoulder Mobilizations [COE] (10/01/2017)

2017-10-01 - Joint Reaction Health Center (Ottawa)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat shoulder stiffness. T...read more

Record Keeping Essentials (10/01/2017)

2017-10-01 - Niagara Falls, ON
Speaker: Amy Beggs, CTDP, RMT, BSW

3.5 Category A CEUs

This workshop provides a comprehensive and detailed review of all components of a Massage Therapistís ...read more

Clinical Decision Making During an Assessment: Live Cases [COE] (10/14/2017)

2017-10-14 - Suite Success at EES Direct Inc (Barrie)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

Do you want to improve your clinical reasoning skills and decision making during an assessment? This o...read more

Wrist Dysfunctions [COE] (10/15/2017)

2017-10-15 - Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness, tend...read more

Lumbar Mobilizations [COE] (10/21/2017)

2017-10-21 - Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy - Cambridge Campus
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness of th...read more

Upper Cervical Mobilizations [COE] (10/22/2017)

2017-10-22 - D'Arcy Lane School of Massage Therapy (London)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffnes...read more

Mid/Lower Cervical Mobilizations [COE] (10/28/2017)

2017-10-28 - Eastern Ontario (Cornwall Area) Venue TBD
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stif...read more

Clinical Decision Making During an Assessment: Live Cases [COE] (10/29/2017)

2017-10-29 - Kemptville Physiotherapy Centre
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

Do you want to improve your clinical reasoning skills and decision making during an assessment? This o...read more

Record Keeping Essentials (10/29/2017)

2017-10-29 - Toronto, ON
Speaker: Amy Beggs, CTDP, RMT, BSW

3.5 Category A CEUs

This workshop provides a comprehensive and detailed review of all components of a Massage Therapistís ...read more

Thoracic Mobilizations [COE] (11/04/2017)

2017-11-04 - Trillium College, Kingston Campus
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffnes...read more

The Hidden Cause of LBP: The Hip [COE] (11/05/2017)

2017-11-05 - Joint Reaction Health Center (Ottawa)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to recognize and treat hip dysfunctions w...read more

Rib Mobilizations [COE] (11/11/2017)

2017-11-11 - ProActive Health (Oakville)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stif...read more

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunctions [COE] (11/12/2017)

2017-11-12 - Ontario College of Health & Technology (OCHT)
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUS

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat sacroiliac joi...read more

Surface Anatomy: Upper [COE] (11/25/2017)

2017-11-25 - Peterborough Physiotherapy and Sports Injuries Clinic
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on improving the therapistís surface palpation skills. We will focus...read more

Surface Anatomy: Upper [COE] (11/26/2017)

2017-11-26 - Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
Speaker: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI

3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on improving the therapistís surface palpation skills. We will focus...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.