Education

The AMTA-VT chapter has annual Education events every November.  We are proud of providing in-person, hands on workshops and CEU’s to our members and non-members over the years!

We also are happy to be able to provide a full scholarship every year to our November event.  Please email scholarship@amta-vermont.org to get an application or download it from our website – good luck!

In the past we have hosted professional members such as:

Shannon Gilmartin

Marjorie Brooks

Lee Stang

Dr. Joseph Muscolino

Rick Haesche

Kate Peck

Dale Montelione Grust

Cynthia Wood

Dr. George Russell

Annie Powell and The World Skin Project

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We also reach out to other New England Chapters to coordinate quality education, and would like to create small, free classes for our own chapter.

Please take a look at our 2018
Educational Event page
!  If you are interested in getting more involved, contact: education@amta-vermont.org

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Nov
17
Sat
Cadaver Anatomy with Vickie Branch and the AMTA NH Chapter @ Dartmouth College
Nov 17 – Nov 18 all-day

Saturday, ​November ​17th, ​2018. ​Hanover, ​NH. ​

Explore ​human ​anatomy ​in ​this ​two-part ​(four ​hours ​$150.00 ​each) ​cadaver ​anatomy ​overview. ​We ​have ​2-4 ​embalmed ​cadavers ​that ​have ​been ​prosected ​(dissected ​ahead ​of ​time) ​to ​reveal ​the ​musculo-skeletal ​system, ​fascial ​layers ​and ​visceral ​attachments. ​In ​addition, ​we ​will ​be ​able ​to ​examine ​the ​major ​nerves ​and ​vasculature. ​The ​format ​of ​this ​class ​will ​be ​lecture ​and ​lots ​of ​hands ​on. ​The ​class ​is ​limited ​to ​a ​small ​number ​of ​participants ​to ​allow ​for ​maximum ​participation. ​No ​dissection ​will ​be ​performed. ​You ​will ​be ​able ​to ​touch ​and ​move ​tissue ​to ​examine ​all ​dissected ​structures. ​Out ​of ​respect ​to ​the ​donors ​no ​pictures ​will ​be ​allowed ​in ​this ​lab. 


This ​class ​is ​divided ​into ​two ​sections ​of ​lower ​and ​upper ​extremities. ​Sign ​up ​for ​morning ​(lower ​extremities) ​or ​afternoon ​(upper ​extremities) ​class. ​If ​you ​are ​taking ​both ​classes, ​lunch ​is ​on ​your ​own.

Dec
2
Sun
10 Steps to Mastering Hospital-Based Massage Therapy with the AMTA-MA Chapter @ Cape Codder Resort
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

This course is designed in parts for all massage therapists eager to learn more about working in a hospital or health care setting. During this course, students will be instructed in appropriate gentle massage techniques, positioning, safety precautions, clinical assessments and much more health care related topics. The importance of integrative massage and pain-management treatment will be discussed. The course will be divided into two sections: theoretical and hands-on application.

Dec
7
Fri
Winter Newsletter Submission Deadline
Dec 7 all-day

Deadline for ad and article submissions for the Winter newsletter.

Apr
25
Thu
AMTA-Connecticut Conference @ DoubleTree by Hilton
Apr 25 @ 8:00 am – Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm