2018 AMTA-KY Spring Conference

 AMTA-KY 2018 Annual Spring Conference

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When:  Friday, March 9, 2018 at 8:30 AM EST
Monday, March 12, 2018 at 5:00 PM EDT

Where:Embassy Suites Hotel
1801 Newtown Pike
Hotel Phone: 1-859-455-5000
Lexington, KY 40511

Room Rate: $115.00 plus tax.  Includes Breakfast and Cocktails for guests of the hotel.
Call 1-859-455-5000 BEFORE February 8th, 2018 and mention the AMTA-KY Room Block.

  Welcome All LMTs and Students!

Whether you want to dive into in-depth study or receive your education through interesting short classes you will find it at this year’s AMTA-KY 2018 Spring Conference.

Our theme is “RISE!” and we believe that this educational conference can truly make a difference in elevating your professional practice and personal life.
Our instructors are first-rate!  These courses will inspire you, will teach you new hands-on techniques, and will prepare you to approach clients in a new and different way.  While some courses may change the way you perceive your ability to attract clients, others will broaden your understanding of your clients and their conditions.
Overall, this conference is guaranteed to help you “RISE” in excellence towards your goals.
We have it all and we want you to experience a terrific weekend with us.

    2018 Faculty

Nathan Nordstrom, LMT, BCTMB
Ruth Werner, BCTMB
David Otto, LMT, BCTMB, BA
Drew Freedman, BCMT
Rick Garbowski, LMT
Bruce Baltz, LMT, BCTMB
                                         Click here for Faculty Biographies

2018 Conference Courses

– It’s Time to Get Your Tape On! Drew Freedman and Rick Garbowski, instructors, (6 CE hours)  – (Saturdays Course Repeats itself on Sunday)

– Fully Exposed Ethical Dilemmas, Us vs Us, Nathan Nordstrom and
David Otto, instructors (3 CE hours)

– Active Isolated Stretching (AIS):  Intro to Clinical Application,
Bruce Baltz, instructor (3 CE hours)

– Active Isolated Stretching (AIS), The Spa Method, Upper Body, (6 CE hours) and Lower Body (6 CE hours) Bruce Baltz, instructor

 – Massage therapy, Being a Leader in Healthcare, Nathan Nordstrom, instructor (3 CE hours)

– Fibromyalgia and the “Invisible” Diseases, Ruth Werner, instructor
(3 CE hours)

– Touching the Mind: Mental and Mood Disorders for Massage Therapists,Ruth Werner, instructor (3 CE hours)

– Common and Contagious Skin Disorders, Ruth Werner, instructor
(3 CE hours)

– Teaching Pathology From The Heart, Ruth Werner, instructor (3 CE hours)
– Event Massage; A Client Experience, David Otto, instructor (6 CE hours)

– Medical Massage Success in a Hospital or Clinical Setting, David Otto, instructor (3 CE hours)

– Marketing to the Clients You Want, David Otto, instructor (3 CE hours)

– Structurally Integrated: Cervical and Cranial Dissection,
Nathan Nordstrom, instructor (3 CE hours)

– Structural Integrated Neck and Head for Functional Movement,
Nathan Nordstrom, instructor (3 CE hours)

– Structural Integrated Lower Body for Functional Movement,
Nathan Nordstrom, instructor (6 CE hours)

*ALL classes are approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) and are accepted by AMTA and the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Massage Therapy.

 Click Here for Full Course Descriptions   



                                                             Massage Therapy Foundation Fundraiser    
The Chapter’s portion of the registration proceeds will be
to the Massage Therapy Foundation.


Clinical Aromatherapy for the
Licensed Massage Therapist (6 CE) 

    Monday, March 12, 2018
      9:00am – 4:30pm

Instructor George Cox, of Natural Options Aromatherapy will hold a post conference following the 2018 AMTA-KY Chapter Spring Conference where he will teach a 6-hour CE course.

Cost:  $195 Attendees will receive $75 in product at no additional charge. Plus, attendees will receive a monthly newsletter with new formulas, case studies, clinical trials, etc.

Click Here for Post Conference Course Description
and Instructor Biography



American Heart Association
Heartsaver CPR AED

  • This class Will allow you to Gain or Renew your CPR Certification.
  • It Does Not provide CE credits.
  • It Can be used for NCBTMB Certification

      Sunday, March 11, 2018

Instructor: Kelly Burton, BS, LMT will conduct a 3 hour Heartsaver CPR AED (automated external defibrillator) for those in need of Gaining or Renewing their CPR Certification. Heartsaver courses are intended for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements.
*Please note that this class has an additional cost which is separate from the Conference Cost.  

Cost:  $62 (PLUS $3 to purchase CPR AED Student Workbook On-Site)

• Pocket Mask or a Training Only Mask will be available onsite for free

• 2015 Heartsaver CPR AED Student Workbook (available for purchase on site for $3)

Click Here for CPR Course Description
and Instructor Biography

For Questions Contact:

Caren McCarty, LMT  (859) 421-1018

Collette Wilson, LMT (502) 876-1991

Or email us at    Registrar@amtaky.org