A position statement provides the collective opinion of the MTAA Board of Directors relating to practice issues, which may not be covered by a Standard of Practice or bylaw. Position statements (listed below) are often developed in response to members’ questions and provide a framework within which practice decisions can be made. Members whose practice is not consistent with the position outlined by the MTAA may be required to justify their conduct or actions.

Cannabis Products and  Legislation ( rev August 2021)

Techniques and Modalities Considered Outside Scope of Practice (rev 2019)

Techniques and Modalities Considered Within Scope (rev 2019)

Techniques and Modalities Considered Adjunct to Massage Therapy (rev 2019)

Conducting Clinical Practice

Conducting Public Education Classes

HIV Positive Therapists-Patients

Trading/Bartering Massage Therapy Treatments (rev. August 2021)

Virtual Massage Therapy Appointments (rev August 2021)

Intra-Oral Treatment During an Outbreak of Infectious Disease  (rev August 2021)