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COMTA is an accrediting body that exists to elevate the massage therapy, bodywork, esthetics, and skin care professions.

Massage Therapy

Massage Therapists are healthcare professionals that work with clients to lessen stress, manage pain, ease muscles, and provide general health and wellness. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the field is rapidly expanding.


Massage Therapy and Esthetics

Esthetics

Estheticians are professionals that work with clients to maintain and improve the health of the skin. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the field is rapidly expanding.

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Notification: Institution Name Change Approvals

COMTA has approved the application for change of name for the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy to Cortiva Institute, effective immediately.  The name applies to the main campus in Newington, CT, as well as the branch campuses in Groton, CT and Westport, CT. COMTA has also approved the application for change of name for the Cortiva...
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Schools to Be Considered – November 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SCHOOLS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR ACCREDITATION To view this information in a pdf, click here: COMTA – Schools to be considered – November 2017 The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) has prepared and published a list of the schools and programs to be considered at the November 15-16, 2017 Commission Meeting in...
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