Government Relations Update July 2022


July 7, 2022 Update:

Governor Holcomb has approved the rules! They are in the Register and become active July 13.



Certified Therapists are licensed automatically. 


If you are practicing without a state certification you will no longer be able to do so after the 183 grace period.

You can apply for licensure July 13, 2022 through January 11, 2023 if one of these scenarios work for you:

  • Prove that you have passed a recognized competency exam approved by the PLA Massage Board, with an affidavit that you have at least 5 years work experience in the state, OR
  • A certificate and transcript of completion from a massage therapy school of at least 500 hours, AND
  • Submit to a national criminal history background check

The website has updated their website and the URL has changed. You can find the Indiana Massage Therapy Board webpage here: INDIANA PLA 

Links to the law and rules


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AMTA Indiana Chapter Calendar

2022 National Convention Cleveland, OH
Aug 25 – Aug 27 all-day

These dates are tentative. Please watch for mailing and updates in August 2021.



Chapter Board Meeting @ Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Bi-annual meeting of the chapter board, budget review and 2023 planning meeting

Fall Education @ Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day

Agenda and Pricing for Fall Education in beautiful Brown County

Date Presenter Course Title CE
9/30 Kelly Lott, MT, CIMI, NCBTMB Post-Partum and Labor Massage  6ce
10/1-10/2** Joe Musculino, DC Body Mechanics 16ce
10/1 Kelly Lott, MT, CIMI, NCBTMB Face Toning  7ce
10/2 Kelly Lott, MT, CIMI, NCBTMB Cold Stone Therapy for Migraine  6ce

Fun Events planned for the weekend will be added soon including Yoga every morning

*Lunch is included with registration for each day of the conference for all participants

Course Member

Early Bird


After 8/15

Post-Partum $   99 $ 129 $ 149
Body Mechanics $ 199 $ 249 $ 249
Face Toning $ 109 $ 139 $ 159
Cold Stone $  99 $ 129 $ 149

Ala carte pricing:

  • You can take as many classes as you want.
    • Note that Dr Joe’s class is 2 full days in length; therefore, you could take just his class Saturday and Sunday or add Friday Post-partum/labor class to your cart.
    • You can choose 1, 2, or 3 Kelly Lott Classes

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2023/24 Budget Meeting
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Annual budget meeting. Contact the Chapter President if you have a request.

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