Membership year is Jan - Dec.
With NYSSMMT, you can curate a membership annually or monthly that meets your needs and budget:
- We have a NYS Lobbyist to represent the profession
- Get annually free 12 NY CEUs via day or evening Zoom classes and most non-credit courses are free
- Get 20% off membership fee when you renew early in Nov 1 - Dec 31. (i.e. Active membership $138 + 37 lobby fee - 20% off = $147)
- Enjoy a member discount and priority offering for hands-on onsite classes
- Keep your current insurance, insurance optional
- Learn of upcoming member exclusives when you join
- More to come
All membership rates presented below are listed without insurance. Starting 10.28.2022, A $37 Lobby Fee Assessment for NYS lobbying efforts will be added for membership to be paid in full. Already have insurance? Keep it. Need insurance? Our liability insurance Gold plan is $97, however, our simple two-part application will separately process your membership dues/lobby fee before purchasing insurance coverage so you can determine if you need insurance. If you are a massage instructor or CE provider, see below for a separate application process. Active and Senior memberships receive a 20% discount during the early renewal period from November 1 - December 31. Joining NYSSMMT after the month of June? Consider the Associate membership to auto renew month to month for only $20.00 a month.
Memberships are based from January 1 - December 31. Student memberships are free upon proof of current school enrollment up to pending results of NY State Board examination. See details below.
. *Active membership without lobby fee and insurance. Not to be combined with other offers.
Active Practitioner $175
An Active Practitioner member of NYSSMMT is New York licensed in Massage Therapy by The University of the State of New York. Full access to all benefits including voting privileges and leadership eligibility.
Senior Practitioner $137
A Senior Practitioner is New York licensed in Massage Therapy and an active member of NYSSMMT, who has reached his/her 65th birthday. Full access to all benefits including voting privileges and leadership eligibility.
Associate Practitioner ($20/mo + annual $37)
This membership is available to Licensed Massage Therapists from out of state who belong to a medical or medically related profession, related massage industry entity or a sole practitioner. Limited benefits, no voting privileges or leadership positions, has own liability insurance.JOIN
Educators: Are you an NCBTMB New York approved CE Provider or currently in your 10th year teaching in a massage school that is New York State accredited? Click here to submit your resume for application.
Are you currently a Student? Click here to submit proof of enrollment and graduation date to receive free membership and free continuing education courses. Student Insurance is $25
Are you an employer? Learn about our Employer membership. All massage industry-related businesses including schools will benefit in our sponsorship and marketing programs with access to member directory. Up to 3 leadership team members. Ineligible to vote and hold leadership positions.