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.
Massage Establishment Licensure
Persuant to new WV State Legislation in 2023, the WV Massage Therapy Licensure Board is now accepting applications for Massage Establishment Licenses.
Download Massage Establishment License Application (PDF)
Updated Legislation and Comment Period
Updated WV State Legislation regarding the rules for Massage Therapist licensure has been passed. To learn more about these rule changes or to submit comments back to the board, please see the following detail:
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.
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.