association of massage therapists

The AMT Blog

The AMT blog was launched in mid-September 2017. It features weekly articles, news and updates of interest to AMT members and the wider massage therapy community. You’ll find the AMT blog here.

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AMT welcomes articles for consideration to be included on the blog.These articles should be aimed at AMT members (i.e.massage therapists) and can be a case study, a book review, a review of a research study, personal experience, an examination of a massage relevant topic or similar articles. Please pitch your ideas to us via

Articles should be between 800-1200 words. Please read the blog to gauge style and tone. Images, with appropriate permissions, are a bonus.

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You Don’t Have to Get Through it Perfectly

We invited psychotherapist and massage therapist, Tim Clark, in for a chat. Tim addresses some of the most common mental health questions massage therapists have posed.

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Post date: 30-3-2020

The Unenjoyable Ride

Who could have even guessed at the start of the year that we would all be on this rollercoaster? Liz Sharkey shares the ups and downs of a massage therapist’s emotions in the middle of a crisis.

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Post date: 25-3-2020


What direction do you choose? How do you make a decision? AMT CEO Rebecca Barnett reflects on two pandemics and how they have impacted her in two very different ways.

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Post date: 24-3-2020