MTAM Events

November - 2019

CPR Level C Recertification
November 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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Draping Refresher: Best Practices and Safe Boundaries
November 20, 2019  |  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Melanie Brohm, B.Sc., RMT  

Poor draping techniques can easily lead to client complaints. Have you given much thought to how your draping techniques could make patients feel uncomfortable?  Perhaps it is time for a refresher in draping! 

This course will review draping for patients in prone, supine and lateral recumbent. We will talk about the ethics of draping, boundaries for massage therapists and their patients, and give very practical training that you can take to your clinic and start using the very next day. 

 

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

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Look Both Ways: Recognize and Respond to Healthcare Boundaries before Crossing
November 27, 2019  |  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

This course will be an interactive session that combines information from all of our recent professional boundaries series events including:

Using your Spidey Senses
Challenges of being a male RMT
Professional Boundaries in Healthcare

At the end of the session, participants will understand the subtleties of health care boundary crossings and the insidious nature of their development. They will be able to evaluate their own practice habits and modify, if necessary, to ensure a safe, healthy, and positive treatment environment for both their clients and themselves.

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members Only: FREE
MTAM Associate Members: $25.00 +GST

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December - 2019

Getting Ready for Tax Time & Tax Tips for RMTs
December 2, 2019  |  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
1 Core Competency/Primary Credits

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.

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

- Webinar Option -

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CPR Level C Recertification
December 6, 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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Top 5 Privacy Issues in Health Care
December 11, 2019  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Micheal Harding, Legislative & Policy Analyst, Government of Manitoba - Health, Seniors and Active Living

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

 

- Webinar Option -

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January - 2020

Personal Care Massage: Working with the Elderly with Sheila Bergman
January 13, 2020  |  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4 Core Competency/Primary Credits

This workshop was developed to educate massage therapists on best practices while working with elderly clients. Either living hale and hearty or living with conditions that require some modifications to the massage therapy treatment. Considerations for living at home, at a long term care facility, or stays in the hospital will be discussed as well as conditions that are common as we all age.

The content will be focused on adapations that can be made to ensure the therapist is able to provide a skillful massage as well as develop treatment plans that benefit their client.

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

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Personal Care Massage Package with Sheila Bergman
January 13, 2020  |  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
12 Core Competency/Primary Credits

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January 13, 2019 | 9:00am-1:00pm | Working with the Elderly

This workshop was developed to educate massage therapists on best practices while working with elderly clients. The content will be focused on adapations that can be made to ensure the therapist is able to provide a skillful massage as well as develop treatment plans that benefit their client.

January 20, 2019 | 9:00am-1:00pm | Neuromuscular Considerations

This workshop is designed to review the Neuromuscular effect and how the body responds to massage techniques. Topics covered will be the neuromuscular junction, stretch reflex, tendon reflex, reverse muscle action, the ANS and general discussion on how circulation responds to massage therapy.

January 27, 2019 | 9:00am-1:00pm | Neurological Conditions

This workshop is designed to educate massage therapists on the best practices while working with clients with conditions that concern the nervous system.  Focus of this workshop will include: Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis in Manitoba and complex neurological conditions including pain syndromes on the body and how this affects massage treatments. 

MTAM Practicing/Non-Practicing/Retired/Student Members: $259 + GST
MTAM Associate Members: $349 + GST
Non-Members: $419 + GST

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CPR Level C Recertification
January 17, 2020  |  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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Personal Care Massage: Neuromuscular Considerations with Sheila Bergman
January 20, 2020  |  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4 Core Competency/Primary Credits

This workshop is designed to review the Neuromuscular effect and how the body responds to massage techniques. This will give the therapist a focus to their treatment. Knowing how to apply a technique is one thing, but you will be much more effective if you know why you apply the technique.

Topics covered will be the neuromuscular junction, stretch reflex, tendon reflex, reverse muscle action, the ANS and general discussion on how circulation responds to massage therapy.

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

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Charting Best Practices: How to Chart More Information in Less Time
January 26, 2020  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2 Core Competency/Primary Credits

With Melanie Brohm, B.Sc., RMT  

Charting is a skill that takes some time to learn. Generally, what you are taught in school is only the tip of the iceberg. This course is designed to help you explore the benefits of having great charts and how you can get more quality information written down in less time so you can keep up with your other daily work.

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

- Webinar Option -

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Personal Care Massage: Neurological Conditions with Sheila Bergman
January 27, 2020  |  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4 Core Competency/Primary Credits

This workshop is designed to educate massage therapists on the best practices while working with clients with conditions that concern the nervous system. 
It will teach therapists to be able to adapt their treatment plan to have a positive outcome, and most of all to do no harm.

Focus of this workshop will include: Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis in Manitoba and complex neurological conditions including pain syndromes on the body and how this affects massage treatments. 

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

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February - 2020

Understanding Concussions
February 5, 2020  |  2:00 PM - 5:30 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.

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
February 7, 2020  |  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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March - 2020

CPR Level C Recertification
March 6, 2020  |  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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May - 2020

CPR Level C Recertification
May 22, 2020  |  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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June - 2020

CPR Level C Recertification
June 19, 2020  |  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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