AMTA-Virginia Chapter serves our members by fostering member engagement and providing opportunities for professional development.  Members have the opportunity to earn continuing education hours at the Annual VA State Conference (photos from 2016 here). The Board of the AMTA-VA Chapter encourages members to network and volunteer in various ways:

  • Assist editing the newsletter
  • Write articles for the newsletter and blog
  • Doing simple data entry to keep member records up to date
  • Planning chapter educational events
  • Planning community awareness events

VA Chapter members receive an award-winning electronic newsletter, Virginia In Touch, so that all are informed about Chapter activities.Prospective and current member can connect with the Chapter Board thru the Facebook page.



Upcoming Events

continuing education, classes, Teal Center, CEUs, yoga, thai massage, CPR

Since 1990 the Teal Center has been providing quality education at affordable prices. Known for their affiliation with VA Hospital Center, their 5 star reputation and beautiful classroom makes taking courses here a delight.


Rolfing, Connective Tissue, Structural Integration, How to become a rolfer

Contact John Latz directly to register for Basic or Advanced Connective Tissue Course. Basic in March 2017 Advanced in July 2017. Phone: 305-754-0983


QiGong, QiGong Awareness, Qi Gong Awareness, Chi Gong Awareness

QiGong Awareness coming to VA Beach in April 29 and 30, 2017.




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MS: Fighting Back With Massage

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