Chairperson Message – Meet the AMT Board

AMT Chairperson Michelle McKerron takes advantage of her quarterly message to AMT members to introduce us to the current AMT Board of Directors. Who are they? What do they do? Why did they join the Board? What advice do they have for AMT members? And how much do they get paid? We’ll let them tell you in their own words.

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Does That Feel Tight?

“Does that feel tight to you?” A question most Massage Therapists are confronted with. What is “tight” and is what a client perceives as “tight” related to what a MT feels? Brisbane based Massage Therapist, Sam McCracken examines what a sensation of “tight” might mean.

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Mental Health First Aid: Being a Port in the Storm

Content warning: suicide. The one-on-one environment of the treatment room means that massage therapists often find themselves conducting a counselling session but what happens when the matters being discussed become confronting? Should Mental Health First Aid training be mandatory for MTs? Illawarra based massage therapist, Vanessa Hough, shares her experience and thoughts.

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