|IF NOT MEDICALLY NECESSARY,
IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT A MASSAGE THERAPIST DISCONTINUE
PRACTICING DURING THIS CRUCIAL TIME TO PROTECT THE HEALTH AND SAFETY
OF THE POUBLIC AS WELL AS THEMSELVES AND FAMILY MEMBERS. STAY
SAFE AND HEALTHY.
Linda Lyter, Executive Director
GOVERNOR'S EXECUTIVE ORDER 9-20
STAY AT HOME
THE OFFICE IS CLOSED UNTIL THE EXECUTIVE ORDER IS
Governor Justice has
declared a state of emergency in the state of West Virginia.
This Board advises all licensees to review the Governor's directives
and recommendations. This Board has no authority to alter,
change or interpret these directives and recommendations. Below
are links to information and guidance concerning COVID-19:
The West Virginia Massage Therapy Board is pleased to welcome you to
our online resource for information for Massage Therapist
professionals operating in the state of West Virginia. The Massage
Therapy Board is charged by the state of West Virginia with assuring
proper education, experience, and expertise of all individuals who
practice Massage Therapy within the state.
Information on National Certification Board Exam or the newly
approved Board examination, Massage and Bodywork Licensing
www.ncbtmb.com - No longer offers a national exam specifically for state licensure.
NEW RULES FOR 2020 LEGISLATIVE SESSION: MT Rule 194 CSR 5
AND 194 CSR 6.
In accordance with the boards determination to assure all licensed
Massage Therapists maintain the highest of standards, the board is
responsible for investigating any complaints filed against a
therapist licensed by the board. If you feel a Massage Therapist is
operating in an unprofessional or unethical manner or violating
state regulations, you may file a complaint against the individual
with the Massage Therapy Licensure Board. In order to file a
complaint, please download
the complaint form (PDF format), complete it, and mail it to
Online Renewals and Licensee Account Login
To view your licensee account, or renew your license online, please login to the WV Massage Therapy Licensure Board's online access.