AFMTE Allied Member Directory
If you are in need of massage therapy products and services, we encourage you to explore the Allied Organizations that are authorized members of the Alliance for Massage Therapy Education. Allied Members are companies that provide products and services to the massage therapy education sector, as well as other stakeholder organizations in the massage therapy field that wish to support the work of the Alliance for Massage Therapy Education
|Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) aims to enhance the quality of education and training and promote institutional and programmatic accountability through systematic and consistent program evaluation. The key to ABHES’ mission is to assure the quality of the programs it accredits, and assist in the improvement of the programs.
7777 Leesburg Pike Suite 314 North | Falls Church, VA 22043 | (703) 917-9503
|American Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia (AOBTA) aims to support Eastern philosophical approaches to health and well-being by promoting Asian Bodywork Therapy. AOBTA works to provide its members with education and networking opportunities and to support their personal and professional development and success.
PO Box 343 | West Berlin, NJ 08091 | (610) 299-4130
Social Connections: AOBTA Facebook Page
|Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP) is a national membership association that goes above and beyond great liability insurance to make it easier for massage and bodywork practitioners and students to succeed. Founded in 1987, ABMP is the largest massage therapy membership organization in the country.
25188 Genesee Trail Road | Golden, CO 80401 | (303) 679-7612
Social Connections: ABMP Facebook Page
|BIOTONE is the leading manufacturer of high quality Professional Massage Oils, Cremes, Lotions and Gels, Spa Body Products, Body Wraps, and Treatments. Visit Biotone’s website to explore their wide range of products designed to meet the various preferences of massage therapists and estheticians and their clients.
4757 Old Cliffs Road | San Diego, CA 92120 | (619) 582-0027
Social Connections: Biotone Facebook Page
|Books of Discovery is the publisher of the acclaimed Trail Guide to the Body. Book of Discovery in user-friendly, reasonably-priced musculoskeletal and palpation educational tools for the bodywork fields. More than 1,700 bodywork schools have chosen Trail Guide to the Body products for their students. It is sold in 38 countries. Be sure to visit: the Books of Discovery website.
2539 Spruce St. | Boulder, CO 80302 | (303) 200-4794
Social Connections: Trail Guide to the Body Facebook Page
|The Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA) accredits both educational institutions and programs offering instruction in massage therapy and bodywork or esthetics and skin care. The organization was formed to establish and maintain the quality and integrity specific to the massage/bodywork and esthetics professions and is governed by a Commission of elected volunteers. COMTA was recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a specialized accrediting agency in 2002, an acknowledgement of its expertise in ensuring quality education and allowing programs to access federal student aid funds. For more information visit COMTA’s website
5335 Wisconsin Ave NW Ste. 440 | Washington DC 20015 | (202) 895-1518
Social Connections: COMTA Facebook Page
|Earthlite aims to offer products that will aid in healing humankind. Their massage products, like their massage tables, are seeded with love so that an inner peace will reach out to all those who are treated on our tables. In the manufacture of our products, Earthlite aims to preserve our natural resources and protect our Earth from undue harm. As an industry leader, Earthlite plans to lead by example and step forward into the stewardship of the planet.
3210 Executive Rdg | Vista, CA 92081 | (760) 599-7374
Social Connections: EarthLite Facebook Page
|Elements Massage™ was founded by a massage therapist, Michele Merhib Maruniak, and was built by talented massage therapists providing personalized therapeutic massages to every client, every session. With a foundation of massage therapy, Elements Massage™ has always set itself apart by delivering a massage that is customized for the individual and above all, therapeutic.
9092 Ridgeline Blvd Ste A | Highlands Ranch, CA 80129 | (760) 599-7374
Social Connections: Elements Massage Facebook Page
|Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals. We partner with educators and programs to prepare students to succeed in today’s health care environment. Our products and services enhance learning and support all the goals of your curriculum.
1600 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 1800 | Philadelphia, PA 19103 | (215) 239-3491
Social Connections: Elsevier Facebook Page
|Enrollment Resources is the leading innovator in the For-Profit Career Education Sector dedicated to helping Institutions prosper. Founded in 2003, we help for-profit proprietary schools increase enrollment through empowerment and access to best practices in Marketing and Admissions.
216 – 611 Brookside Road | Victoria, BC V9C 0C3 | (250) 391-9494
Social Connections: Enrollment Resources Facebook Page
|Financial Aid Services was first established in 1980 as a family run business by its founder and president, Al Gillis, in order to bridge the gap between career schools, colleges, universities and the U.S. Department of Education. oday FAS is recognized as one of the largest and oldest Financial Aid Services in the country with clients coast to coast including Puerto Rico. Some of FAS’ original clients are still with the FAS since its inception over 35 years ago. FAS supplies institutions with the latest technology in financial aid servicing, consulting and school management software in order to help institutions strengthen themselves financially, managerially and competitively.
90 Styles Road, Suite 101-102 | Salem, NH 03079 | (603) 328-1550
Social Connections: Financial Aid Services & Genesis Software Facebook Page
|Hand and Stone offers professional Massage, Facial and Hair Removal services tailored to individual needs. They are open seven days a week with extended hours to help massage clients look and feel their best affordably.
1210 Northbrook Dr Ste 150 | Trevose, PA 19053 | (215) 259-7540
Social Connections: Hand and Stone Facebook Page
|Massage Envy is the pioneer and national leader of affordable massage and spa services. After over a million facials, 50 million massages and nearly a decade as the industry leader, Massage Envy holds true to its mission: To provide a pathway to wellness through professional, convenient and affordable massage therapy and spa services.
14350 N 87th Street, Suite 200 | Scottsdale, AZ 85360 | (480) 366-4100
Social Connections: Massage Envy Facebook Page
|Massage Heights elevates the lives of the people we touch by caring for the mind, body and spirit through their relationships with guests, team members and franchise partners. It is Massaage Heights’ vision to build a family dedicated to the well-being of the people we serve by investing love and positive energy into everything they do. They are authentic in their commitment to be the massage brand of choice. For more information, visit Massage Heights’ website.
13750 US HWY 281N Ste 230 | San Antonio, TX 78232 | (210) 402-0777
Social Connections: Massage Heights Facebook Page
|MASSAGE Magazine’s mission is to provide massage and touch therapists the tools, information and resources to help them succeed both in their businesses and their session rooms.
820 A1A N Highway, Suite W18 | Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082 | (888) 883-3801
Social Connections: MASSAGE Magazine Facebook Page
|Massage Therapy Online: Comprised of massage therapists, spa owners, and school owners, all passionate about massage therapy and the health & wellness industry, Massage Therapy Online believes that by lowering costs for students, therapists, spas, and schools through innovative technology, products and services, they can help grow the industry and provide more happiness, health & wellness to more people around the world.
18 E. South Street | Frederick, MD 21701 | (888) 966-0858
Social Connections: Massage Therapy Online Facebook Page
|Massage Today provides massage & spa therapy news, research & information for alternative health professionals.
13950 Milton Avenue, Suite 200A | Westminster, CA 92683 | (714) 230-3150
Social Connections: Massage Today Facebook Page
|Massage Warehouse’s mission is to directly help as many Massage Therapists as possible. By doing so, Massage Warehouse can indirectly help many people who are stressed, tight and in pain not only find relief, but recognize the measurable improvements a skilled Massage Therapist can provide.
7302 Campground Rd | Cumming, GA 30040 | (888) 918-2253
Social Connections: Massage Warehouse Facebook Page
|The National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences (NACCAS) is an autonomous, independent accrediting commission constituted as a nonprofit Delaware corporation, with its main office located in Alexandria, Virginia. NACCAS is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a national agency for the institutional accreditation of post-secondary schools and departments of cosmetology arts and sciences, including specialized schools. It presently accredits approximately 1,300 institutions that serve over 120,000 students. These schools offer over thirty(30) courses and programs of study that fall under NACCAS’ scope of accreditation.
3015 Colvin Street | Alexandria, VA 22314 | (703) 600-7600
|The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) is an independent, private, nonprofit organization founded in 1992. The mission of NCBTMB is to define and advance the highest standards in the massage therapy and bodywork profession. In support of this mission, NCBTMB serves the profession through Board Certification, Approved Providers, and Assigned Schools.
1333 Burr Ridge Pkwy. Ste 200 | Burr Ridge, IL 60527 | (800) 296-0664
Social Connections: NCBTMB Facebook Page
|Pain Relieving products have been sold internationally for over 10 years. and Biofreeze can be found in more than 50 countries and in 26 different languages. Biofreeze is the original Cold Therapy product available in gel, roll-on and spray providing temporary pain relief for millions worldwide from everyday muscle and joint pain caused by arthritis and today’s active lifestyles. Learn more at the Performance Health website.
1245 Home Ave. | Akron, OH 44310 | (800) 246-3733
Social Connections: Biofreeze Facebook Page
|The Society for Oncology Massage addresses the varying needs of massage therapists, consumers, and health professionals, and provides resources for advancing the knowledge and understanding of oncology massage. It is their mission to support the safe delivery of massage to people who have been diagnosed with cancer, to promote an oncology massage education standard and to collaborate in research. S4OM exists to ease the journey through cancer.>
PO Box 10702 | Greensboro, NC 27404 | Summit@s4om.org
Social Connections: S4OM Facebook Page
|Soothe is the world’s largest and fastest-growing on demand massage service, bringing the healing power of massage to your home, office, or hotel in as little as an hour. Launched in 2013, Soothe is now in over 50 major cities across the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australia. Soothe works with nearly 10,000 independent certified massage therapists, all of whom are vetted in person to ensure quality service. Soothe therapists earn three to four times more per hour than the industry standard — all while managing a work schedule that’s flexible and convenient. Soothe also provides in-office and event chair massage through the Soothe at Work program.
1125 N. Fairfax Ave. #46612 | West Hollywood, CA 900462 | (800) 960-7668
Social Connections: Soothe Facebook Page
|Lex Filipowski is the President and Owner of The Art of Admissions. Lex began his sales career over 30 years ago and has worked in a wide range of sales environments including big corporate massage therapy and career schools, as well as with small privately owned massage therapy schools. Lex presently offers his admissions and marketing services to exceptional schools throughout the world.
Lex@TheArtofAdmissions.com | Fishkill, NY 12524 | (201) 953-9984
Social Connections: The Art of Admissions Facebook Page
|In 1979, The Pressure Positive® Company began designing and making The Original Backnobber® and The Original Jacknobber® with the goal to produce well-crafted self massage products of practical value made of quality materials, and with a design grace of elegant simplicity. These same principles continue to guide The Pressure Positive® Company today in continuing efforts to develop and distribute new and useful self massage tools and manual deep massage therapy products.
128 Oberholtzer Rd | Gilbertsville, PA 19525 | (800) 603-5107
Social Connections: The Pressure Positive Facebook Page
|The Therabath Professional Paraffin Wax Bath is proudly U.S.A manufactured to FDA Class II Medical Device since 1962. They lead their markets by maintaining an unsurpassed level of service, expertise in paraffin therapy, and a focused marketing effort to educate end-users and professionals on paraffin therapy benefits and proper treatment techniques.
WR Medical Electronics Co. 1700 Gervais Avenue | Maplewood, MN 5510 | (800) 321-6387
Social Connections: Therabath PRO Facebook Page
|Universal Companies is the leading single-source supplier to over 25,000 clients in the spa industry, providing thousands of products to help professionals manage and grow their businesses. Universal Companies’ mission has always been to deliver innovative spa solutions to maximize their customers’ success. With 29 years of proven success, they can help you build your business and grow revenue.
18260 Oak Park Dr | Abingdon, VA 24210 | (800)-558-5571
Social Connections: Universal Companies Facebook Page
|Upledger Institute International (UII) is a healthcare resource center recognized worldwide for its comprehensive education programs, advanced treatment options and for its unique outreach initiatives. Over 125,000 therapists in 110 countries have benefited from the training they’ve achieved. The International Association of Healthcare Practitioners (IAHP) is a fellowship of healthcare professionals dedicated to the use and exploration of innovative therapies. IAHP was formed to provide a united voice when communicating with legislative bodies, insurance regulators, the public, and other healthcare providers.
11211 Prosperity Farms Rd Ste D325 | Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 | (800)-233-5880
Social Connections: Upledger Institute Facebook Page
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