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The Council of State Governments (CSG) is partnering with the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB) to support the mobility of licensed massage therapists through the development of a new interstate compact.  This additional licensing pathway will create reciprocity among participant states and reduce the barriers to license...
The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) will hold its next meeting on July 13, 2022. Official business will be conducted and there are no schools/programs to be considered.    Submission of written comments are not applicable.   Any questions should be directed to the Commission Chair – chair@comta.org or to the Executive Director –...
Revocation of Accreditation                Institute for Therapeutic Massage (Haskell, NJ) The COMTA Appeal Committee convened on March 17, 2022 to hear the appeal of the Institute for Therapeutic Massage of the COMTA decision to revoke the institution’s accreditation. Having found that the institution did not meet its burden of demonstrating that the Commission’s decision was arbitrary...
Revocation of Accreditation                Institute for Therapeutic Massage (Haskell, NJ) The COMTA Appeal Committee convened on March 17, 2022 to hear the appeal of the Institute for Therapeutic Massage of the COMTA decision to revoke the institution’s accreditation. Having found that the institution did not meet its burden of demonstrating that the Commission’s decision was arbitrary...
Revocation of Accreditation                Institute for Therapeutic Massage (Haskell, NJ) The COMTA Appeal Committee convened on March 17, 2022 to hear the appeal of the Institute for Therapeutic Massage of the COMTA decision to revoke the institution’s accreditation. Having found that the institution did not meet its burden of demonstrating that the Commission’s decision was arbitrary...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  April 6-8, 2022 Commission Meeting Commission Actions The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) has concluded its April 6-8, 2022 Commission meeting. By action of the Commission, schools noted below have received the following: Renewal Accreditation Granted:  Central Oregon Community College – (Bend, OR) – Programmatic, April 2022 – April 2029 Cortiva...
February 7 & 14, 2022 Commission Meeting Commission Actions The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) has concluded its February 7 & 14, 2022 Commission meeting. By action of the Commission, schools noted below have received the following:  Initial Accreditation Granted: Healing Hands Massage Institute – (Richardson, TX) – Institutional, February 2022 – February 2029...
The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) has prepared and published a list of the school(s)/program(s) to be considered at the April 6-8, 2022 Commission Meeting.   Schools/Programs Being Considered: Renewal of Accreditation – Institutional Cortiva Institute Connecticut – Cromwell, CT Florida School of Massage – Gainesville, FL Mountain State School of Massage – Charleston,...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CALL FOR COMTA COMMISSIONER NOMINATIONS Are you committed to quality education in massage, bodywork and esthetics/skin care? We need your help in finding great people to serve as Commissioners for COMTA! We will hold an election for open positions on the Commission in July 2022. The Nominating Committee is accepting nominations between...
The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) has prepared and published a list of the school(s)/program(s) to be considered at the February 7 & 14, 2022 Commission Meeting.  Schools/Programs Being Considered: Initial Accreditation – Institutional Healing Hands Massage Institute – Richardson, TX Phoenix Awakening dba A New Beginning School of Massage Killeen – Killeen, TX...
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