Professional Members are well trained myofascial trigger point therapists (MTPT) who keep current by meeting our continuing education requirements. Many are Board Certified (CMTPT) and were trained in specialized programs that are over 100 hours and many have well over 600 hours of training in Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy based on Doctors Travell and Simons medical text. CMTPT (usually) indicates National Certification by the CBMTPT.
This directory is provided to help connect you with members of the
National Association of Myofascial Trigger Point Therapists
Associate Professional Members are well trained myofascial trigger point therapists most of which have with over 100 hours of training or more of training in myofascial trigger point therapy based on Doctors Travell and Simons medical text.
Associate Professional-Allied Members are health care providers, such as physicians, physical therapists, massage therapists, etc. that have varying degrees of training in trigger point therapy.
As with any medical condition you should consult your physician before seeking treatment. The NAMTPT, its members and executive committee, are not liable for any negative outcome that is a result, direct or indirect, of the information provided herein.
In this directory, you can find specialists in the treatment of myofascial pain, myofascial trigger point therapy, myofascial pain syndrome and usually fibromyalgia. These conditions are extremely common and the myofascial cause is far too often ignored. Most headaches, migraines, neck, arm, hand, shoulder, hip, leg, etc pain is primarily or at least partially caused by Myofascial Trigger Points.
In order to insure that the chosen practitioner is familiar with your particular pain or condition, we encourage you to ask questions regarding their education, certification, experience and special areas of advanced training.
To find a therapist in your area, type the full name of the state or country name in the search box below.
You can also search by keyword (therapist name, business name, etc.)
The list may be on more than one page (scroll down). Click on the individual listing to see more information on that therapist.
To contact the therapist by email, please click on the "send message" button and use "I am looking for a therapist - NAMTPT" or something similar in the subject.
If you do not find a practitioner listed in your area, and you are currently working with someone, please submit their contact info and we will send them info on Trigger Point Training. mailto:info@NAMTPT.org