NCBTMB is already working with state officials and members of the massage community to facilitate the change during the period of stakeholder input.
Donna Feeley, Chair of NCBTMB, was optimistic about the Texas ruling and commented on the growing national movement toward massage and bodywork as a viable treatment option in the U.
NCBTMB Chair of the Volunteer Retention Subcommittee, Deborah Korpi, was also present at the meeting.
For the past 15 years, NCBTMB has administered its national credentialing program, consisting of regular, scientifically rigorous job task analyses, standards of practice, a code of ethics and a recertification component espousing professional development through continuing education and hands-on practice.
Drummer is certified by the Finger Lakes School of Massage, nationally certified by the NCBTMB
, and licensed by the states of New York, Virginia and the District of Columbia.