The 2024 Texas Chapter Convention was held April 19-21 in Grapevine TX

More than 200 participants attended their selection from the 14 classes offered. Students and instructors came from all over the US to participate in the largest massage education event in the state of Texas. Vendors offered goods, tools, and education options.

A great deal of learning and FUN was had by all!

    

Special events included:

  • Pre-Convention Meet & Greet – 85 people attended.
  • Chapter Annual Meeting and Dinner including awards and special recognition. More than 120 attended.
  • Honky Tonk Party – a great time was had by the more than 100 party goers.

     

See all the action on the 2024 Convention Wrap Up page!

AMTA Texas Chapter Calendar

May
24
Fri
Heart of Texas Region May 2024 Meeting @ A New Beginning School of Massage Killeen
May 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Time for a Massage? Get a Massage Taster!

We invite you to join the Heart of Texas region of the Texas chapter of AMTA for our  free monthly community building meeting as we reward ourselves with a little self care while we learn

Come get a small sample massage from fellow massage therapists. Like speed dating for massage therapists!

Bring sheets and lubricant, we will provide the tables. We all need a little work now and then!

Date and time:  Friday, May 24 from 5:00-8:00
Location:  A New Beginning School of Massage Killeen   2201 S WS Young Dr.  Ste 114-B

We look forward to connecting with familiar and new faces. Feel free to invite other therapists and/or share this email.  You don’t have to be an AMTA member to attend. Students are always welcome.

If you have any questions, please contact the coordinators at heartoftexasregion.amtatx@gmail.com or the Education chair at education chair.amtatexas@gmail.com

Information can also be found on the calendar on the Texas AMTA website and on our Facebook group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/2955962764709238. If you haven’t joined our Facebook group, come on over and see what’s happening in our region.

May
28
Tue
NW Houston May 2024 Meeting @ Laurel School of Massage
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Let’s explore Technology in Massage!

We invite you to join AMTA for our free monthly community building and education meeting on:

Tuesday, May 28,  2024  from 6pm-8pm

LOCATION:  Laurel School of Massage   16686 Champion Forest Dr., Spring, TX 77379

Join us as we discuss allowable technology within the scope of massage licensure, current trends/data regarding technology used in bodywork, what meeting participants are using and their experiences, and at least 3 technology device demos.

Food will be provided.

Feel free to invite other therapists and/or share this email. You do not have to be a member of AMTA to attend. Students are always welcome. You can also post on Facebook groups you may participate in. We had a great meeting last month and are excited to see so many therapists interested in building community over competition.

If you have any questions, please contact the coordinators at: nwhoustonregion.amtatx@gmail.com
or on our Facebook group or the Education Chair (Michelle) at:  educationchair.amtatexas@gmail.com

RSVP by email or Facebook requested by not required.

Stay tuned for events coming up in the New Year!

Jun
6
Thu
Dallas Region May Meeting – Let’s Go Barefoot! @ Handcrafted Therapy Supply Store and Training Center
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Let’s Go Barefoot!

Join the Dallas AMTA region for Go Barefoot Month. Hillary Arrieta is hosting our meeting at The Heeling Hut to highlight the practice of barefoot massage. Attendees will enjoy the opportunity to explore palpation techniques using their feet and even try using their feet for self-massage and massage exchanges with others.

Location: The Heeling Hut     1721 W Plano Pkwy  #217 Plano, TX  75075

Date & Time:  Thursday, Jun 6 2024 from 9-11 am

Come enjoy great food and community and experience the practice of barefoot massage.

This event is free and food is provided. Feel free to invite other therapists and/or to forward this email.

You do not have to be a member of AMTA to attend. Students are always welcome. You can RSVP on the Facebook group but don’t let it stop you from coming if you don’t RSVP.  For more information, join our Facebook group.

If you have any questions, please contact Amy, Christina, Julie, or Hiliary at: amtadallastexas@gmail.com   or the education chair at:  educationchair.amtatexas@gmail.com