Massage Therapist Association of Alberta
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Scope of Practice

In their practice, Massage Therapists do one or more of the following:

  1. Assess, diagnose and treat the soft tissues and joints of the body, with the intent of producing a therapeutic outcome or providing preventative care, and
  2. Contribute to the development and improvement of primary and complementary health policy, and
  3. Teach, manage and conduct research in the science, techniques and practice of Massage Therapy.