Calendar

Apr
24
Fri
Canceled: AMTA-PA Annual Conference 2020- Canceled Due to Covid-19 Restrictions @ Nittany Lion Inn
Apr 24 – Apr 26 all-day
SummaryAMTA-PA 2020 Summary page RegistrationAMTA-PA 2020 Registration page
SCHEDULE:
Friday, April 24, 2020 
–   Professional Ethics class: 2 options
 –   Mandated Reporter Training class: 3 options
Saturday, April 25, 2020 & Sunday, April 26, 2020
  –   Treatment and Assessment of the Sacroiliac Joint
  –   Essentials of Orthopedic Assessment
CLASS DESCRIPTIONS AND INSTRUCTOR BIOS:
Professional Ethics with Camille Baughman, MA, LMT
Of course we all need Professional Ethics to meet our requirements.  This particular course will provide you that and go further in helping remind you of how important being totally present is for your clients, and how to create clear interactions and bring joy to your practice.
Camille Baughman has a B.S. in Education from Shippensburg University, an MA in Applied Healing Arts from the Tai Sophia Institute and has been a licensed Massage Therapist trained at the Florida School of Massage since 1986. In addition to running a practice that includes 10 other licensed and certified Massage Therapists, Camille is currently on staff at the Lancaster School of Massage, sat on the Pennsylvania American Massage Therapy Association board, served as an elected delegate to the National American Massage Therapy Association for many years and is a consultant for Harrisburg Area Community College’s Massage Therapy Program. She received the Pennsylvania state AMTA 2003 Distinguished Service Award, and the 2005 and 2009 Humanitarian Award and developed and coordinated volunteer Massage Therapy at the Ronald McDonald Family Room at Hershey Medical Center.
Mandated Reporter Training with the Family Support Alliance of PA
This will help you complete the requirements for Mandated Reporter Training.  But in addition you have an opportunity to obtain a deeper understanding through class discussion and participation. It sure is a lot more enjoyable than trying to complete this requirement online! Look for any opportunity to take the course from the Family Support Alliance whenever possible: they to a fantastic job!
Treatment and Assessment of the Sacroiliac Joint with Cynthia Ribiero  Cynthia Ribeiro is an NHI Instructor and manager of the Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy Program, and is the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) 2017 Jerome Perlinski Teacher of the Year Recipient. Ribeiro came to the U.S from Brazil, where she earned an undergraduate degree in Physical Education and studied Surgical Nursing. Once in the U.S, she graduated from two massage school programs, and now specializes in Neuromuscular Therapy and Orthopedic Massage. She later founded the Western Institute of Neuromuscular Massage Therapy. In 2003, she was appointed Honorary Clinical Professor at the University of California-Irvine Medical School. In March 2008 she was elected Vice President of the National Board of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), and in 2011 became President-Elect for the AMTA. Cynthia was President of AMTA in 2012-13 and continues to influence the industry today. A highly dynamic teacher, she has taught advanced anatomy and injury rehabilitation skills since 1988. Her Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy workshops are in high demand throughout U.S. and Canada, and Cynthia frequently presents at state and national massage therapy conventions. As founder and owner of Western Institute of Neuromuscular Massage Therapy (WIN) in Southern California, Cynthia developed highly effective therapeutic bodywork, and has brought that material to NHI for the 450 hour program in Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy. A continual inspiration to her students, she nevertheless says, “I am always a student
myself, and I strongly believe in lifelong learning.”
Required items: Massage Table, Sheets/Towels, Oil/Cream, Bolsters, etc.
Cynthia is an NCBTMB approved provider. 
 
Essentials of Orthopedic Assessment with Whitney Lowe
Students greatly enjoy Whitney Lowe’s dynamic and entertaining presentations that get students excited about learning. His presentations and programs are easy to understand, have clear explanations, and have excellent multimedia support materials. Lowe’s friendly, witty, and accessible teaching style is very much appreciated by those who like to participate in a fun, but educational experience. Lowe’s career spans three decades and includes extensive clinical work, research, publication, teaching, and positions on national boards and committees. Lowe directs the Academy of Clinical Massage, which provides advanced clinical massage continuing education, as well as programs for schools. Professionals and schools use Lowe’s text, Orthopedic Assessment in Massage Therapy. He is a contributing author to several other texts, as well. He is a member of the editorial advisory board of the Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, and is a regularly featured author in publications such as Massage & Bodywork, Massage Today, and Massage Magazine.
Required items: Massage Table, Sheets/Towels, Bolsters, etc.
Whitney is an NCBTMB approved provider.

 

CANCELLATION POLICY:
Cancellations received prior to the registration cut-off date will be given a full refund. Due to the costs of rentals, supplies, and speaker fees, if cancellations are received after the registration cut-off date, a partial refund may be granted at the discretion of the Chapter Board on a case-by-case basis. Cancellations must be either written or via email. The Board reserves the right to amend or waive this policy in documented emergency situations.
Jun
13
Sat
Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Bethlehem PA @ Lehigh Valley Hotel
Jun 13 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Bethlehem PA

​Come ​network ​with ​your ​colleagues!

PRICE: Take just one or both.

Ethics – $30.00 Member, $50.00 Non-Member

Mandated Reporter Training – FREE!!!

WHEN: ​

Saturday, ​July 1​2, 2020     ​9:00am – 5:00pm

NOTE:  registration/Check-in starts at 8:30am

WHERE: ​

Lehigh Valley Hotel ​ 300 Gateway Dr., Bethlehem, PA 18017

Registration and Information:

https://cvent.me/lVL3RB


Look ​forward ​to ​seeing ​you ​all ​there!

 

 

Jul
11
Sat
Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Erie PA @ Great Lakes Institute of Technology
Jul 11 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Erie PA

​Come ​network ​with ​your ​colleagues!

PRICE: Take Either individually or take Both.

Ethics – $30.00 Member, $50.00 Non-Member

Mandated Reporter Training – FREE!!!

WHEN: ​

Saturday, ​June 1​3, 2020     ​9:00am – 5:00pm

NOTE: registration/check-in starts at 8:30am

WHERE: ​

Great Lakes Institute of Technology​  5100 Peach Street, Erie, PA 16509

Registration and Information:

https://cvent.me/NVK7GB


Look ​forward ​to ​seeing ​you ​all ​there!

 

Jul
12
Sun
Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Clarion PA @ Holiday Inn Express
Jul 12 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Clarion PA

​Come ​network ​with ​your ​colleagues!

PRICE: Take just one or both.

Ethics – $30.00 Member, $50.00 Non-Member

Mandated Reporter Training – FREE!!!

WHEN: ​

Sunday, ​July 1​2, 2020     ​9:00am – 5:00pm

NOTE:  registration/Check-in starts at 8:30am

WHERE: ​

Holiday Inn Express, 325 Perkins Road, Clarion, PA 16214

Class Information and Registration:

https://cvent.me/ebwL1b


Look ​forward ​to ​seeing ​you ​all ​there!

 

 

Aug
8
Sat
Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Pittsburgh PA @ Pittsburgh School of Massage
Aug 8 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Pittsburgh PA

​Come ​network ​with ​your ​colleagues!

PRICE: Take just one or both.

Ethics – $30.00 Member, $50.00 Non-Member

Mandated Reporter Training – FREE!!!

WHEN: ​

Saturday, ​August 8, 2020     ​9:00am – 5:00pm

NOTE:  Registration/Check-in starts at 8:30am

WHERE: ​

Pittsburgh School of Massage, 3600 Laketon Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15235

Class Information and Registration:

https://cvent.me/YgB31Y


Look ​forward ​to ​seeing ​you ​all ​there!

 

Nov
14
Sat
Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in King of Prussia PA @ Cortiva Institute
Nov 14 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in King of Prussia PA

​Come ​network ​with ​your ​colleagues!

PRICE: Take just one or both.

Ethics – $30.00 Member, $50.00 Non-Member

Mandated Reporter Training – FREE!!!

WHEN: ​

Saturday, ​November 14,  2020    ​9:00am – 5:00pm

NOTE:  Registration/Check-in starts at 8:30am

WHERE: ​

Cortiva Institute, 211 South Gulph Road, King of Prussia, PA 19406

Class Information and Registration:

https://cvent.me/RqrAEv


Look ​forward ​to ​seeing ​you ​all ​there!

Dec
5
Sat
Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Mechanicsburg PA @ Hampton Inn by Hilton/Rossmoyne Suites
Dec 5 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Professional Ethics and Mandated Reporter Training in Mechanicsburg PA

​Come ​network ​with ​your ​colleagues!

PRICE: Take just one or both.

Ethics – $30.00 Member, $50.00 Non-Member

Mandated Reporter Training – FREE!!!

WHEN: ​

Saturday, ​December 5, 2020     ​9:00am – 5:00pm

NOTE:  Registration/Check-in starts at 8:30am

WHERE: ​

Hampton Inn by Hilton/Rossmoyne Suites, 4940 Ritter Road,  Suite 102, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Class Information and Registration:

https://cvent.me/gZOL1O


Look ​forward ​to ​seeing ​you ​all ​there!