Advocacy - Where We Stand

Where We Stand

RMTAO position statements are developed by the Board of Directors to clarify the Association’s overall position on various issues that are important to the profession. These position statements are developed based on information gathered from a variety of sources as well as member feedback, and are based on the information available at the time. Any individual who has information about an existing position statement that would warrant the Board’s reconsideration, or if you have information about a matter on which you believe a position statement should be prepared, please email the Secretary of the Board at

Current positions statements approved by the RMTAO Board of Directors

The Professional Culture of Massage Therapy

Treatment of Spouses/Partners

Clinic Regulation

Member-Based Massage

Charitable Events

Treating Lymphedema

Discount Coupons

Physician Referrals for Extended Health Benefits Plans