National Environmental Scan of the Profession of Massage Therapy

November 24, 2017

An environmental scan of the profession of Massage Therapy in Canada has been conducted under the leadership of the Canadian Massage Therapist Alliance, and will be used to develop a strong and unified national strategy and national voice.


CMTO Clarification Regarding New Standards

November 22, 2017

The CMTO has released clarification for treating sensitive areas, a streamlined consent form and provided a response to RMTAO feedback on the new Standards


Notice of 2018 Annual General Meeting

November 14, 2017

The Annual General Meeting of the Registered Massage Therapists' Association of Ontario will be held on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 9:00am at the Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel located at 901 Dixon Road in Toronto, Ontario.


Student Case Report Contest

October 18, 2017

The Registered Massage Therapistsí Association of Ontario (RMTAO) is pleased to announce our first ever Student Case Report Contest!


Celebrate Massage Therapy Awareness Week!

October 2, 2017

Massage Therapy Awareness Week will be October 22-28, 2017. During Massage Therapy Awareness Week, the RMTAO will be raising awareness about the benefits of Massage Therapy


RMTAO Response to CMTO Standards of Practice

September 28, 2017

The RMTAO Board of Directors has written a letter in response to the new Standards of Practice released by the CMTO.


Refer your friends - We DARE you.

August 23, 2017

Want to support your professional association? Refer your friends. We DARE you.


Renew your RMTAO membership!

August 17, 2017

It's that time of year again! Renew your RMTAO membership today!

Renew your RMTAO membership today!


Letter to the CMTO regarding Proposed New Standards

July 18, 2017

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!

May 9, 2017

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


RMTAO Awards Dinner

May 1, 2017

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!

April 27, 2017

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

January 19, 2017

The RMTAO 2016 Annual Report is now available online!


Annual General Meeting This Month!

January 6, 2017

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

July 22, 2016

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


We're moving!

June 23, 2016

Effective June 11, 2016, the RMTAO will be relocating!


ALS Awareness Month

June 17, 2016

June is ALS Awareness month, set by ALS Canada to educate the public about Amyotrophic later sclerosis (ALS), and to support Canadians living with the disease.


Massage Therapy Self-Regulation in Manitoba

November 24, 2015

On November 24th, 2015 the Manitoba Minister of Health, Sharon Blady accepted the Health Professions Advisory Council's recommendation that the profession of massage therapy be granted self-regulation under the Regulated Health Professionals Act (RHPA).


Regulatory Colleges Explore Clinic Regulation

August 20, 2015

TORONTO, ON., August 20, 2015 - The College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) has announced that, along with the regulatory colleges of eight other health professions, they will be involved in the development of a Clinic Regulation Model for Regulated Health Professions