MTAM Events

February - 2019

2019 MTAM Annual Budget Discussion
February 20, 2019  |  7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
1.5 Core Competency/Primary Credits

Presented by your MTAM Managing Director, Tricia Weidenbacher and Office & Adminstrative Manager, Andrea Darling.

This is your opportunity to ask questions and better understand the MTAM's financial position after 2018 and preview the 2019 Budget.

 

 

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Webinar Wednesday - Research Questionnaires: How, when and why to use them in your practice
February 27, 2019  |  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
1 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Paul Kohlmeier.

DETAILS 

FREE | for MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Student Members Only

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March - 2019

Understanding Concussions ~ Elkhorn, MB
March 8, 2019  |  9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
3.5 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Glen Bergeron, PhD, CAT(C)

This lecture will look at the mechanism and pathological response of a concussion. The
potential complications of Second Impact Syndrome and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) will be discussed. The latest research into the management of concussions will be presented. The relationship between cervicogenic pain and post-concussion syndrome and the role of massage therapy as part of the health care team will be open for discussion.


ADDITIONAL DETAILS

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $100 + GST
MTAM Associate Members: $125 + GST
Non-Members: $145 + GST

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CPR Level C Recertification ~ Elkhorn, MB
March 8, 2019  |  1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

with Tori Webber, 1st Choice First Aid 

This course will be held as part of our Northern Road Trip at Elkhorn Resort in Onanole, MB. ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Please note: 2 Core Competency credits will be applied only in the case of first recertification within a members cycle and 2 Complementary credits will be applied to the second recertification within a cycle. 

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $57 + GST

Non-Members: $75 + GST

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Assessment Refresher ~ Elkhorn, MB
March 9, 2019  |  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7 Core Competency/Primary Credits

with Glen Bergeron PhD, CAT(C)

This course is designed as a refresher for your assessment skills.  You will use orthopedic assessment to relearn how to identify specific tissue and joint pathologies and the root of their causes.  This course will be hands-on and you will be able to practice your palpation skills and special testing for the body.

Participants will need to bring a massage table and should dress appropriately for practicing palpation and assessment techniques. (eg. Tank tops and shorts)


ADDITIONAL DETAILS

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $239 + GST
MTAM Associate Members: $259 + GST
Non-Members: $289 + GST

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Money Monday: Mortgage Life Insurance
March 11, 2019  |  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
1.5 Core Competency/Primary Credits

This webinar will compare personal insurance & bank insurance products that will help cover your debts. Expert discussion provided by Affinity Partner Ralph Irwin, Cascade Financial Group
In class and webinar (1-hour discussion plus time for questions)
DETAILS 

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Student/Retired Members: $20 plus GST

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Getting Ready for Tax Time & Tax Tips for RMTs
March 14, 2019  |  7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
1.5 Core Competency/Primary Credits

with Nancy Thomson, FBC Winnipeg | This seminar will discuss the key things you need to know as we near tax time, including business structures, the benefits of good record keeping, GST, eligible expenses, top tax tips and how to avoid an audit.

DETAILS

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members Only: $20 + GST

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CPR Level C Recertification
March 15, 2019  |  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

with Tori Webber, 1st Choice First Aid

Please note: 2 Core Competency credits will be applied only in the case of first recertification within a members cycle and 2 Complementary credits will be applied to the second recertification within a cycle.

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $57 + GST

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Strengthening our Profession
March 17, 2019  |  12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
1.5 Core Competency/Primary Credits

Includes:

  • New member welcome & networking reception
  • Speed learning for all
  • Legacy Speaker: Edmond Beaudry

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members Only: FREE

 
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Perspectives in Practice 2: Self-Employment Tips: things I wish someone would have told me before I started
March 21, 2019  |  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

This discussion will explore some common tactics for Massage Therapists who want to be successfully self-employed.

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MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members Only: FREE

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MTAM Journal Club | Topic: Massage Therapy & Pregnancy
March 26, 2019  |  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

MTAM Journal Club | Topic: Massage Therapy & Pregnancy
Article to read in advance: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27661020


MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members Only: FREE

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April - 2019

Practice Boundaries Series: Using Your Massage Therapist Spidey Senses* Wisely
April 2, 2019  |  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Susan Kos-Whicher  B.A., RMT | DETAILS
*Copyright Marvel ComicBooks/Spider-Man's Spider Sense


MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: FREE

MTAM Associate Members: $25 + GST

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Draping Refresher: Best Practices and Safe Boundaries
April 10, 2019  |  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Melanie Brohm RMT  | DETAILS

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $50 + GST

MTAM Associate Members: $65 + GST

Non-Members: $95 + GST

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CPR Level C Recertification
April 12, 2019  |  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

with Tori Webber, 1st Choice First Aid

Please note: 2 Core Competency credits will be applied only in the case of first recertification within a members cycle and 2 Complementary credits will be applied to the second recertification within a cycle. 

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $57 + GST

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CPR Level C Recertification
April 26, 2019  |  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

with Tori Webber, 1st Choice First Aid

Please note: 2 Core Competency credits will be applied only in the case of first recertification within a members cycle and 2 Complementary credits will be applied to the second recertification within a cycle. 

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $57 + GST

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October - 2019

Mental Health First Aid
October 7, 2019  |  9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
12 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Deborah Romeyn, RMT 
 

This course is held over two days: October 7 & 21, 2019. Fee includes course textbook/handouts, lunch and snacks.      

DETAILS

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $219 + GST

MTAM Associate Members: $239 + GST
Non-Members: $249 + GST

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