Events

2022 AMTA-Nevada Chapter
Annual Convention

May 4th & 5th

Suncoast Hotel & Casino
9090 Alta Dr, Las Vegas NV 89145

On May 4th & 5th, the AMTA-NV Chapter is hosting its 2022 Annual Convention in Las Vegas, NV, featuring profession & Association updates and interaction, and 2, LIVE, 2-Day, NCBTMB-approved Courses (up to 16 CEHs).

Convention Summary

The Nevada Chapter’s Networking Breakfast & Annual Business Meeting will kick off the Convention at the Suncoast Hotel & Casino with Guest Speakers from the chapter’s leadership-team and honored-Guest: Sandy Anderson, Executive Director of the Nevada State Board of Massage Therapy – updates to your member-driven Association and the profession-at-large in Nevada will bring you into the Massage Therapy Profession Fold!

Elizabeth Benion, LMT
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Sandy Anderson, Executive Director, NSBMT
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We keep the FUN in attending by inviting massage-related Companies to participate in our Swag-Bag, available to every Attendee! This year, these companies are participating:

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Photto Media logo
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Sacred Earth Botanicals logo
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2022 AMTA-NV Convention Swag-Bag

When you Choose Your Experience, you can add to your professional-interactions on the morning of May 4th with one of these 2, 2-Day Courses designed to add techniques to your practice with your clients – up to 16 CEHs in LIVE, hands-on coursework are available:

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2 Lunches and 1 Breakfast are included with your 2-Day Experience, so you can network with your peers & talk about what you’re learning in the seminars – no need to spend extra time or money for good food & conversation.

Learn more about Choosing Your Experience after reviewing the Agenda & Course Descriptions at CVENT.

We look forward to seeing you at this first LIVE, chapter-hosted event of 2022 – invite your colleagues to attend , and we’ll see you soon!

AMTA Members receive additional membership-pricing: 20% off – use your AMTA-Member email address when you Register for any of the 2022 Convention Experiences.

Classes

Fascial Connections (15 CEHs)
Lori Zeltwanger, PT

Join Lori Zeltwanger, PT, in Las Vegas, NV, in adding techniques to your practice’s toolbox: Fascial Connections (15 CEHs)

Fascial Connections focuses on the rotational restrictions and introduces Fascial Energy Activation (FEA). In this seminar, participants will:

  • learn to evaluate postural alignment and tissue texture from a myofascial perspective,
  • find & connect with fascial restrictions,
  • feel barriers and apply proper pressure to achieve tissue release.

The focus is directed both at learning the technique of Myofascial Release (MFR) and how to apply this technique for maximum effectiveness. Advanced techniques are taught with focus on the rotational component and FEA techniques.

What To Bring: massage table, one fitted sheet, pillowcase, and as-needed massage-supplies; Course Handout (PDF)

What to Wear: professional-, working-clothes to include tank-top or sports-bra.

Sports Massage: Shoulder Injuries & Dysfunction (16 CEHs)
Sharon Oshita, CMT ATC

Join Sharon Oshita, CMT ATC, in Las Vegas, NV, in adding techniques to your practice’s toolbox: Sports Massage: Shoulder Injuries & Dysfunction (16 CEHs)

This comprehensive class will cover many aspects of what to consider when clients complain of shoulder discomfort. An Attendee will:

  • improve confidence in working with these clients,
  • be able to clarify what “sports massage” is, including evaluation steps with special tests,
  • understand tissue healing and proper use of ice and heat,
  • learn pathologies of common injuries/conditions and the common modes of mechanism of injury in sports.

Attendees will participate in a hands-on lab for palpation and working the shoulder complex. In-class exercises utilizing working case studies will be implemented, to put the Attendees’ knowledge to use in real-time.

What To Bring: massage table, one fitted sheet, pillowcase, and as-needed massage-supplies, notetaking supplies/Course Handout (PDF)

What to Wear: professional-, working-clothes to include tank-top or sports-bra.

Fees

Please visit the Fees webpage on our Registration-site, CVENT, for more information.

Contact

If you have Questions about any aspect of Registration for your experiences with the AMTA-NV Chapter at its Annual Convention, please reach out to David Otto, Registrar, at [email protected] – We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you in May!