The Famous Medibank Winter of 2013

When Private Health Insurer Medibank Private announced it was changing how it determined a massage therapist was worthy of Provider Status with it, an opportunity was created for the various massage associations to stand together and not allow an insurer to dictate how our industry is run. What happened next? Rebecca Barnett takes us into the quagmire of how Medibank Private won.

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Pleasure Is Not A Dirty Word

Use the words ‘pleasure’ and ‘massage’ in the same sentence and watch the eyebrows go up. Does it have to be this way? Massage Therapist and Psychotherapist Tim Clark introduces us to The Pleasure-Purpose Principle, which he’ll be presenting on at the 2018 AMT National Conference on 13 October 2018.

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10 of the Best of the AMT Blog … so far

Since September 2017, we’ve shared nearly 50 stories on this blog. We’ve hand-picked 10 of our favourites that are worth a re-read. Sadly there was not enough room for a re-telling of the History of the Underpant. Perhaps next time.

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Do You Want To Write For Us?

Massage Therapists! We want to hear from you! We’re inviting massage therapists to write for the AMT blog. Be it a personal story about your massage journey, a review, a discussion on modalities, a critical analysis of a hot topic in massage or something we haven’t even thought of yet, we want to hear from you.

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Join Us for the 29th Annual AMT Conference

Earlybird registration is open for the 2018 AMT Conference, to be held in Sydney. With a phenomenal lineup and a great location, there’s plenty to get excited about, not least of which is the opportunity to spend time with other massage therapists.

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Trigger Points – Myofascial Pathology or a Fight Starter?

Start a discussion on trigger points and heated debate ensues. Ever the peacemaker, Aran Bright takes us through each side of the argument so that massage therapists can decide for themselves.

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AMT’s Annual General Meeting 2018 in review

In 2018, the AMT AGM travelled to Adelaide for the first time. Thankfully, what happens at AGM doesn’t stay at AGM. Newly-minted accidental CEO of AMT, Rebecca Barnett shares the excitement, positives and firsts of the 2018 AGM, while admitting her trainspotting past.

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