Massage & Myotherapy Australia is a brand of the Australian Association of Massage Therapists Limited (AAMT), a not-for-profit organisation formed in 2003. As the leading representative body for massage and myotherapists nationwide, they currently service over 8,600+ professionally qualified therapists.
Serving their Members
Advocating high standards of ethical and professional practice, Massage & Myotherapy has a robust self-regulatory governance framework, collaborating with key health stakeholders to seek continual improvement in service and practice. They also certify and audit therapists for the benefit of consumers, health fund providers and employers.
Serving the Public
Massage & Myotherapy provides a free online referral service, ensuring the best quality of treatment and care. They also respond to complaints about therapists, working in collaboration with Health Care Commissions across Australia.
Benefits of Membership
Members of Massage & Myotherapy are rewarded by a comprehensive program of benefits, personally and professionally. Just some of these products and services include:
- Significantly reduced insurance premiums
- HALO online learning platform to assist with CPE participation
- Health fund provider status
- Partnership with Infinite Rewards
- Subscription to Quarterly Journal and monthly eNews
- Usage of Massage & Myotherapy logo to promote professionalism
- Democratic participation in the future of Massage & Myotherapy
- Eligible to register with WorkCover Authorities as a provider (in some States and Territories)
Their Vision and Mission
"The objectives of Massage & Myotherapy Australia is to encourage a high standard of practice, promote the profession of Massage, Remedial Massage and Myotherapy, provide rules of conduct, ethics and standards, and to ensure the quality and delivery of training in Australia."
Their Core Values
Originally published on Jan 24, 2017