COVID-19 Updates

Annual MTAM Spring Conference

Member Registration is live now. Registration to the public opens February 22nd at 9:00 am.

For non-member registration - please click HERE

MTAM Members, please login to your member portal and click the 'MTAM Annual Conference' button at the top of the page to select and pay for your perfered courses.

Full course information can be found at the dedicated MTAM Conference Website - click HERE

We look forward to you joining us!

The 2023 MTAM Spring Conference is being held April 28-30, 2023. We’re pleased to be returning to our regular format and location at the Victoria Inn for our 50th Anniversary celebration!

Featuring 2 days of hands-on education, trade show and annual general meeting, with a full online webinar day on April 30th that includes a virtual trade show.

2023 Conference Sponsor & Exhibitor information can be found HERE

The MTAM Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday, April 28th at 7pm in-person at the Victoria Inn. A webinar option will be available for out of town members and those unable to attend in person.

The MTAM Annual Awards Night is scheduled for June 4, 2023 at the St. Boniface Golf Course.

  • We look forward to seeing everyone virtually to acknowledge all of our members who have made significant contributions to MTAM and the Massage Therapy profession in Manitoba.
  • Nominations/applications for the following awards close March 31st, 2023.

Call for Award Nominations

Help us recognize the achievements of your colleagues in the Massage Therapy Profession! If you know an RMT who has made outstanding contributions to the profession or to MTAM, consider nominating them for an award. Whether they're an exemplary educator or have given their time and expertise in other ways to benefit the massage therapy profession, we want to honour them.

Nominations close on March 31, 2023. Read more about each award and past recipients below.

Peter Stachnyk Merit Award

The Peter Stachnyk Merit award (formerly the MTAM Merit Award) is named in honour of MTAM's founding member. Peter has always believed in the highest standards for the massage therapy profession in Manitoba and created an Association which would help achieve that goal. This award recognizes an MTAM Member’s service to the MTAM and the profession through strong leadership and the highest standards in the areas of integrity, professionalism, innovation, advocacy, accountability and communication.

Read about our 2021 Merit Award recipient Jenna McMahon, RMT

Nomination a colleague for the 2022 award.

MTAM Mentor of the Year Award

The MTAM Mentor of the Year Award is presented to an MTAM Member who goes above and beyond to make real difference in the professional or academic life of their MTAM colleagues. Nominees may be part of a formal or informal mentoring relationship. They may be an assigned mentor or anyone else – a clinic owner, employer, co-worker or other MTAM colleague – that has done an outstanding job in meeting the nomination criteria.

Read about our 2021 Mentor of the Year recipient Jeffery Dalhouse, RMT

Nominate a colleague for the 2022 Mentor of the Year Award

Educator of the Year

The Educator of the Year Award recognizes an individual with a history of academic excellence. The award acknowledges Registered Massage Therapists or other Registered Health Care Professionals who are academic or clinical educators (teaching/supervising) in Manitoba. The nominees of this award should promote professionalism, excellence in learning, provide innovative teaching techniques, go over and above the normal requirements of an educator and celebrate in the successes of their students.

Read about our 2021 Educator of the Year recipient Trudy Reimer, RMT

Nominate an outstanding instructor for the 2022 Educator of the Year Award