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Dear Members,

There was so much demand for our Nov 6th Education Convention we scheduled another one! The new event will be held on November 20th at The American Institute of Alternative Medicine in East Brunswick! Click HERE for more information or to register

Members can also get Ethics Free through AMTA National.

https://www.amtamassage.org/continuing-education/ethics-ce/

NJ Massage Law is also being offered by the following providers:

Dana Watson, LMT

https://relativetouch.wordpress.com/

New Jersey Massage

https://www.newjerseymassage.com/listing-of-courses-by-subject.html

CE Massage

https://www.cemassage.com/courses/nj-law-rules

REACH

https://reach4ce.org/products/new-jersey-jurisprudence

ICE

https://www.iceclasses.com/product/new-jersey-massage-law-taped-program-required-for-nj-massage-therapists/

AMTA New Jersey Chapter Calendar

Nov
18
Sat
2017
@ FairBridge Hotel
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – Nov 19 @ 5:00 pm
CPR and Ethics
The AMTA-NJ Chapter Board will be hosting our next continuing education event for CPR and Ethics this September 9, 2018 .  Both events will be held at the Bordentown Elks,11 Amboy Road, Bordentown, NJ. The first session of CPR will be a 9 o’clock am – 12 o’clock.  Then second session will run from1 pm until 3pm.

 

The cost for the CPR session is $55.00.  Ethics will count fort three continuing education credits (CEUs) and Ethics will be provided free of charge to New Jersey Chapter members.. A free buffet lunch will be included at no cost to our members.

 

Registration for CPR session is mandatory.  Please click the link to register for CPR.  CPR will be offered in two sessions. Depending on class size you may be require to switch to accommodate the instructor and other participants.    Click here https://www.regonline.com/cprandethics2018

 

If you are only taking Ethics please send an email to:  President.amtanj@gmail.com. Please include in the subject line “Ethics” You can also register for CPR via the AMTA NJ website. 

  

 

 

 

 

May
3
Fri
2019
AMTA-NJ Spring Retreat @ Radisson Hotel
May 3 – May 5 all-day
On Friday May 3rd from 6-9PM, the NJ AMTA Chapter Board will be hosting a 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 atEvents.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!
Then join us on  Saturday  May 4th, and Sunday, May 5th, 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.
We are so honored to host Joe Muscolino at this year’s chapter education event!
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.
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.
Our Spring Retreat 2019 will be held at the Radisson Hotel, located at 21 Knightsbridge Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854. The phone number to reserve a room is 732-980-0400. The room rate is $115 with breakfast included, plus tax and an 8% hotel occupancy tax. Please call the hotel to reserve your room.
Thank you,
Angie Wilkinson, LMT-NJ, BCTMB
Board Member/Event Planner
May
5
Sun
2019
AMTA NJ Annual Meeting @ Radisson Hotel
May 5 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
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.
Our Spring Retreat 2019 will be held at the Radisson Hotel, located at 21 Knightsbridge Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854. The phone number to reserve a room is 732-980-0400. The room rate is $115 with breakfast included, plus tax and an 8% hotel occupancy tax. Please call the hotel to reserve your room.
Thank you,
Angie Wilkinson, LMT-NJ, BCTMB
Board Member/Event Planner
May
14
Tue
2019
Hoboken Meetup @ Panera Bread
May 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

May Hoboken Meet Up

Tuesday, May 14th
10:30-11:30am
Panera Bread
310 Washington St., Hoboken, NJ 07030

Meeting Topics:

  • Sharing details and logistics for more CEUs in NJ, plus the National Convention is now posted for Oct. Who’s Going?
  • Spring is here and now there are no more excuses for getting active outside. What are your self care goals for the summer and how will you make time for them as business picks up?
  • Discussing local networking and referral opportunities. What networking events are you going to? What experts do you have to refer out when your client is in need of something beyond your scope of practice?

We will be in the back booths with an AMTA sign on the table.
ALL LMTs and Students are Welcome!
RSVP


April 2019 Highlights

  • Request for Sales Tax to be a future topic -> Hoboken June Meet Up
  • Future Week-day Jersey City meet ups are targeted to be in the downtown JC area around Grove Street, focusing on business development. Currently seeking a location for July.

Topic: How to utilize your community to build your practice and integrate yourself into an existing network. This is important for an employee, sole practitioner, and employers alike.

  • Make your purpose of Networking be to learn something important
  • You don’t have to recreate the wheel, research existing resources to help you along the way, or to jump off from
  • When networking, consider collaboration versus simply trading business cards
  • Widen your sources, who are you getting feedback from?
  • We learn from dialogue
  • When we don’t ask for help or delegate, it can communicate distrust or a lack of respect
  • Know when you are actively rejecting relevant and purposeful information <- Why?
  • Realize when you can let go of control in order to increase your quality of life, or overall quality of work
  • Become an expert in what you do, which translates into confidence
Reminders:

What are we hoping for with these Meet Ups:

  • We would like to increase engagement! Please use our Facebook Group to post about job openings, rooms for rent, research you found interesting, etc.
  • If you prefer to stay up to date via email, please subscribe to our Blog.
  • If you are not in the Hoboken/Jersey City area, please reach out and let us know if you would like to get started with your own local meet up!
May
15
Sun
2022
NJ Laws (1.5 CEU’s) @ Virtual Events
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

NJ LAWS (1.5 CEUs)
May 15, 2022

10:00 AM-11:30 AMET

Join us for this FREE virtual NJ Laws Continuing Education Course. Register here: https://cvent.me/e24r9D

All attendees will receive 1.5 CEUs.

This event will take place VIRTUALLY over Zoom.

Note:  The New Jersey State Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy is requiring NJ Licensed  Massage Therapists to take  1 Law CEU as part of their 2022  Licensure Renewal. The AMTA NJ Chapter is offering this NJ Laws CEU free  of charge in service to all members and non-members in need of fulfilling this 2022 Licensure Renewal requirement.

AMTA New Jersey Annual Meeting (virtual)
May 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

AMTA NJ Annual Meeting

Register Here: https://cvent.me/e2zgmD

May 15, 2022
12:00 PM-1:00 PMET

Join us for our AMTA NJ Chapter Annual Meeting.  This event will take place VIRTUALLY over Zoom.

Note:  AMTA NJ Chapter 2022 Election results will be announced during this  meeting. A brief year-in-review and AMTA NJ Chapter 2022-23 budget  overview will also be presented. Please join us!

Nov
6
Sun
2022
AMTA NJ Fall Convention
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dear Members,,
Come join us for our AMTA NJ Chapter hosted LIVE Fall Education Convention
DATE: Sunday, Nov 6th
TIME: 9 AM – 5 PM
LOCATION: Asbury Park Hotel
210 Fifth Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
Register Here:
Nov
20
Sun
2022
NJ Fall Convention – Round 2
Nov 20 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

The AMTA NJ Chapter will be hosting a 2nd LIVE Fall Education Convention on Sunday, November 20th at the American Institute for Alternative Medicine for AMTA NJ Chapter members and non-members.

The AMTA NJ Chapter Board has worked diligently to secure Mark Carangelo, LMT and Cherie Garrison as CE Providers for this Fall Educational Convention.

You will be able to register for:

Renewal Bundle which includes CPR, Ethics and NJ Law

OR

A single Ethics and NJ Law class

Mark Carangelo will be presenting:

  • 2 hour Ethics – This course is designed to identify the roles, responsibilities and rights expected and accepted for a Massage Therapy professional. It includes understanding important concepts such as: transference/counter-transference, boundaries, dual relationships, and consent.
  • 1 hour NJ Law – This course will review massage therapy laws and provide valuable information for the legality of massage in New Jersey.

Cherie Garrison will be presenting:

  • CPR/First Aid/AED –  This course is provided under the guidelines of the American Heart Association

Spots will fill up quickly!

Register for this in person Renewal CE Bundle today!