Announcing our Spring 2019 AMTANJ Retreat!
- Friday, May 3 : Mini yoga and meditation retreat for Spring Retreat attendees. Light snacks will be served. The mini retreat will be presented by Tina Oetero, of Inspirational Retreats. Please contact Angie Wilkinson at Events.AMTANJ@gmail.com if you plan on attending this mini retreat, as we require an accurate headcount prior to the event. Please bring a yoga mat for the yoga portion. This mini retreat is a free event included with your registration!
- Saturday & Sunday, May 4-5 : Join as our presenter/educator Joe Muscolino provides 16 Continuing Education Credits ( CE’s) to those who attend and complete his Clinical Orthopedic Manual Therapy (COMT) of the Neck course. Day one will begin with orthopedic assessment for the common neuromusculoskeletal conditions of the neck, covering body mechanics for deep pressure, working the neck in supine, prone, side-lying and seated positions. Day two covers stretching and Arthrofascial Stretching (AFS) Soft Tissue Joint Mobilization techniques, as well as basic stretching for the muscle groups of the neck and how to target each specific neck muscle with multiplane stretching. Onsite registration for the Spring Retreat 2019 will take place at 7:15AM on May 4th and 5th. Class sessions will start at 8AM promptly and end at 5PM. Massage tables are required and attendees are asked to please dress comfortably. Please register ASAP for the Spring Retreat 2019 by clicking this link: [https://www.regonline.com/COMT]. Registration will fill up quickly. The education course costs $295.00 and will include a complimentary buffet lunch for both Saturday and Sunday. You must be present both Saturday and Sunday to receive the full CE’s. Lunch will be served from 12 noon – 1PM.
- Saturday, May 4: This year, our NJ AMTA Chapter is organizing a fun festival to celebrate the art and science of massage therapy – while raising money for the national Massage Therapy Foundation (MTF)! This Foundation is committed to advancing massage practice, science and education by providing grants for research, community service and so much more. The event will take place the evening of May 4th, alongside our Spring Retreat, and details will be announced later. Family, friends, and clients are all invited! This will truly be an event to remember. If you’re interested in being a part of this Event Planning Committee (1-2 hrs/month commitment), please e-mail email@example.com.
- Sunday, May 5: Our NJ AMTA Chapter Annual Meeting will be held on Sunday, May 5th during the lunch hour. We encourage your attendance at this meeting. It is a great way to meet the NJ AMTA Chapter Board members and volunteers, and to learn about the ongoing work your NJ AMTA Chapter is doing and the ways you can assist us with the AMTA mission. RSVP to Angie Wilkinson, LMT-NJ, BCTMB, Board Member/Event Planner, Events.AMTANJ@gmail.com