Welcome To The American Massage Therapy Association

Arizona Chapter


The Arizona Massage Board remains open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. by remote access.
(The walk-up lobby window at 1740 W. Adams St. is closed).
Your phone calls/voicemail are now converted to email and forwarded to Board staff for response.
During this national health crisis, the Board has suspended the statutory requirement for continuing education hours. This may change at any time, so check the requirement when you renew your license.
Use the customary renewal online form at https://massagetherapy.az.gov/

Massage industry license retention remains the State’s goal.
(Arizona Department of Health Services Administrative Order 2020-01)

Upcoming Events

Chapter Elections


Thank you to all who voted in the Chapter elections in April.

Katelyn Faith was elected to the 2-year board member position, Amy Thrasher to the 1-year board member position and Sue Kauffman to the financial administrator position. 

Amy Thrasher was appointed by the Board to fill the delegate position for 2021-2023.


The standing rules change to move from in-person voting at the annual business meeting to on-line voting passed.



April 29th 7:30 pm

The annual meeting was held electronically. Thank you to those who attended. The Board hopes to see the membership at a face-to-face meeting in the Spring of 2022!






In The News


  • 2021 National Convention Canceled

    Posted:Friday, August 6, 2021

    It is with great consideration that AMTA’s Board of Directors has decided to cancel the 2021 National Convention due to the growing number of cases of the COVID-19 Delta variant in…

  • HHS FY 2022 Labor Bill & Draft Report

    Posted:Thursday, August 5, 2021

    This bill and draft report include language and funding to support several areas of interest to the massage therapy profession.On July 29, the House of Representatives approved the FY 2022 Labor, Health…

  • Save the Date for IMTRC 2022

    Posted:Thursday, August 5, 2021

    The International Massage Therapy Research Conference (IMTRC) will be held May 12-13, 2022 in Alexandria, Virginia.
    Mark your calendars for the Massage Therapy Foundation’s International Massage Therapy Research Conference (IMTRC) to be held…

  • AMTA 2021 Convention Registration Now Open

    Posted:Tuesday, March 23, 2021

    Registration Is Now Open! 
    Registration is now open for the AMTA 2021 National Convention, to take place in Tampa, Florida on August 26-28. We are excited to come together as a community…