November 15, 2020 Update from DHHS

In facilities offering non-essential personal care services, including hair, nail, tanning, massage, traditional spa, tattoo, body art, and piercing services, and similar personal care services, gatherings are only permitted to the extent that services do not involve the removal of face masks. All services must be provided by appointment, and gatherings in waiting areas are prohibited. Additionally, those massage businesses …

October 29, 2020 Announcement

AMTA members and all Michigan Massage Therapists: Effective October 29, 2020 the new MDHHS Epidemic Order signed by Robert Gordon, Director, applies to us as well. In addition to your appointment schedule, we are to: Maintain the names of patrons, date and time of entry, and contact information. Deny entry to any visitor who does not provide their name and …

AMTA Michigan Chapter Update

Effective immediately, all AMTA Michigan Chapter meetings and events are cancelled through June 8th. Given the latest updates from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and our state health officials, and in consultation with the AMTA national office, our chapter board of directors has decided it is in the best interests of our members to cancel our Spring …

License Renewal Update

License Renewal Update Dec 2019 pdf  Massage Therapy FAQs from Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Licensure Renewal Requirements All LMTS in Michigan are required to complete 18 CEs every 3 years. Specifics on those can be seen here in the Administrative Code Part 4, beginning on page 9. Here’s a shortcut to the 18 CEs: They must include 2 hours Professional …