We are the DC Chapter of the AMTA. Welcome! 

The American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) is the largest professional association serving our industry. With over 80,000 members, AMTA is the most trusted and respected name in massage therapy.

The AMTA DC Chapter supports the practices of its members and all licensed massage therapists in DC. We utilize the strength and resources of our national association to advocate for fair and reasonable licensing and permitting. We provide required continuing education for license renewal at a reduced cost. We promote opportunities for professional networking, building local referral network for specialty modalities, and practice building through idea sharing and supervision. Other benefits include volunteering to expand your skills, create job leads, and work with different populations.

The DC Chapter is governed by a chapter elected Board of Directors who are all volunteers. Various committees run by member volunteers also support our community. We all give our time to help our members build their ideal practices. We are always looking for new ideas and more help.

Join us in the fun and good work! We look forward to seeing you at the next chapter event!

In Health and partnership,

P. Marcia Castrence, President
Bryan Harris, Board Member
Pamela Moyer, Board Member
Melissa Martinie, Financial Administrator
Regina McLinden, Secretary

AMTA DC Chapter
amtadc.massage@gmail.com
202-888-7095

AMTA Washington DC Chapter Calendar

  • Hands-On Learning at AMTA 2022 National Convention

    Posted:Friday, April 8, 2022


    Earn up to a year’s worth of the highest quality CE in the profession at the AMTA 2022 National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio on August 25-27.
    Register Now to Secure Your Top…

  • Our Call for Speakers Is Now Open

    Posted:Friday, April 1, 2022


    Submissions for AMTA’s 2023 Education Programs are being accepted through June 22.
    Share your ideas, knowledge and expertise with the massage therapy profession by becoming an AMTA speaker. Submit applications by June…

  • Registration Is Now Open For IMTRC 2022

    Posted:Wednesday, January 19, 2022


    The Massage Therapy Foundation’s International Massage Therapy Research Conference (IMTRC) will be held May 12-13, 2022 in Alexandria, Virginia.
    Every three years, the Massage Therapy Foundation brings together massage therapists, educators and…

  • 2021 Advocacy Year in Review

    Posted:Monday, January 3, 2022


    AMTA’s Commitment to Members and the Profession
    As a nonprofit association, AMTA is committed to giving back to the massage therapy community. We do this by investing your membership dollars in advocacy,…