COVID-19 Updates

MTAM Events

August - 2021

Independent Contractor 101
August 11, 2021  |  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2 Core Competency Credits

Please join Shelly Bauer RMT for this fantastic presentation about what it means to be an independent contractor.

Massage therapists and similar health care service providers often work in situations in which they think they are independent contractors but are really being treated as employees.

This course will help clinic owners and RMTs understand the difference between an independent contractor and employee relationship, CRA guidelines that distinguish the two types of workers and how to make the most of your independent contractor status.

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $50 + GST
Associate Member: $60 + GST
Non-Members/Guests: $95 + GST


*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this has been made into a WEBINAR ONLY event*

- Webinar Option -

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Money Monday: Making Cent$ of Money: Budgeting 101
August 16, 2021  |  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
1.5 Core Competency Credits

Please join Tim St.Vincent for a great discussion on budgeting!

Participants will learn the 7 steps to budgeting which will help them take control of them take control of their finances and them peace of mind.

*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this has been made into a WEBINAR ONLY event.*

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members Only: $10

- Webinar Option -

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Understanding Hip Pain with Glen Bergeron
August 18, 2021  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2 Core Competency Credits

Please join Glen Bergeron PhD, CAT(A)  for a great discussion on Understanding Hip Pain!

This information session will describe the anatomy of the hip, types of hip injuries as well as common treatments and prevention.
 

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $50 plus GST
MTAM Associate Members: $65 + GST
Non-Members: $95 + GST


*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this has been made into a WEBINAR ONLY event.*

- Webinar Option -

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Frauds & Scams with the Winnipeg Police Service
August 23, 2021  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2 Core Competency Credits

Please join the Winnipeg Police Service as they present on Frauds & Scams.

They hope to provide awareness to the various scams that are trending; how to identify a scam and subsequently what to do to help yourself, family member or friend if victimized by a scammer. Some of the popular scams we will cover are: 

Bank Inspector Scam 
CRA- Income Tax Scam 
Immigration/Arrest Warrant Scam 
Extortion Scam 
Romance Scam 
Emergency or ‘Grandparant’ Scam 
Lottery Scam 
Internet Fraud 


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

*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this has been made into a WEBINAR ONLY event.*

- Webinar Option -

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Practice Boundaries Series: Using Your Massage Therapist Spidey Senses Wisely
August 26, 2021  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2 Core Competency Credits

Please join Susan Kos-Whicher  B.A., RMT  as she presents Using Your Massage Therapist Spidey Senses Wisely!

*Copyright Marvel ComicBooks/Spider-Man's Spider Sense

Your 'spidey sense' is often an indication that a professional boundary is being challenged. This might happen in any aspect of your roles as an RMT: health care practitioner, customer service provider, business owner.

This seminar will help you recognize when a health care boundary is being crossed by a patient or by you, and will give you ideas on how to handle these situations better and safely.

There will be opportunity to share and discuss during this presentation.


MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: FREE
MTAM Associate Members: $25 + GST

*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this has been made into a WEBINAR ONLY event.*

- Webinar Option -

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September - 2021

Pathophysiology of Stress
September 8, 2021  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2 Core Competency Credits

Please join Sheila Bergman RMT for this presentation on the pathophysiology of stress.

This presentation will cover the Autonomic Nervous System and will include the sensory portion and what information from the body is monitored - The motor portion – Sympathetic and the effectors - The signs & symptoms of stress - General Adaptation Syndrome - The neurotransmitters and hormones involved in the stress system - The balance with parasympathetic – rest and digest.

Many conditions related to stress will also be covered!

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $50 plus GST
MTAM Associate Members: $65 + GST

Non-Members: $95 + GST


*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this has been made into a WEBINAR ONLY event.*

- Webinar Option -

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CPR Level C Recertification
September 16, 2021  |  3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
2 Core Competency Credits

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A TWO PART CPR LEVEL C RECERTIFICATION - ONCE REGISTERED, YOU WILL RECEIVE AN INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO THAT MUST BE WATCHED AND YOU WILL THEN BE EXPECTED TO ATTEND A PRACTICAL PORTION ON THE DATE YOU REGISTER FOR.

With 
Tori Webber1st Choice First Aid 
 
MTAM has worked with our CPR instructor, Tori Webber, to create a process that allows you to safely re-certify your Level C CPR while following appropriate physical distancing guidelines set out by the Province of Manitoba. 

It will include a combination of online delivery of the lecture with an in-person practical component. This will allow for the instructor to observe participants and allow the participant an opportunity to ask questions and receive direct feedback.  

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

- Webinar Option -

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Injury Only Disability Insurance Q & A with Evan Morgan
September 20, 2021  |  1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
1 Core Competency Credits

Do you want to know more about the Injury-Only Disability Insurance Program for RMTs?

Please join Evan Morgan to learn about affordable disability insurance options for your business, with premium discounts available to MTAM members. A 30 minute presentation followed by a Q & A.
 

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

*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this has been made into a WEBINAR ONLY event.*

*Not for educations credits, for information only*

- Webinar Option -

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October - 2021

CPR Level C Recertification
October 19, 2021  |  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
2 Core Competency Credits

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A TWO PART CPR LEVEL C RECERTIFICATION - ONCE REGISTERED, YOU WILL RECEIVE AN INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO THAT MUST BE WATCHED AND YOU WILL THEN BE EXPECTED TO ATTEND A PRACTICAL PORTION ON THE DATE YOU REGISTER FOR.

With 
Tori Webber1st Choice First Aid 
 
MTAM has worked with our CPR instructor, Tori Webber, to create a process that allows you to safely re-certify your Level C CPR while following appropriate physical distancing guidelines set out by the Province of Manitoba. 

It will include a combination of online delivery of the lecture with an in-person practical component. This will allow for the instructor to observe participants and allow the participant an opportunity to ask questions and receive direct feedback.  

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

- Webinar Option -

Register

November - 2021

CPR Level C Recertification
November 17, 2021  |  3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
2 Core Competency Credits

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A TWO PART CPR LEVEL C RECERTIFICATION - ONCE REGISTERED, YOU WILL RECEIVE AN INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO THAT MUST BE WATCHED AND YOU WILL THEN BE EXPECTED TO ATTEND A PRACTICAL PORTION ON THE DATE YOU REGISTER FOR.

With 
Tori Webber1st Choice First Aid 
 
MTAM has worked with our CPR instructor, Tori Webber, to create a process that allows you to safely re-certify your Level C CPR while following appropriate physical distancing guidelines set out by the Province of Manitoba. 

It will include a combination of online delivery of the lecture with an in-person practical component. This will allow for the instructor to observe participants and allow the participant an opportunity to ask questions and receive direct feedback.  

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 

- Webinar Option -

Register