In addition to being part of Australia’s peak organisation for myotherapists, Myotherapy Association Australia members also receive the following benefits:

Easy Insurance
As a member of MA you receive $20 million professional Indemnity and $20 million public liability through Guild insurance included in your membership fee. As well as saving hundreds of dollars annually, members needn’t be hassled with hunting for the right policy and ensuring they have the right cover. It’s all done for you – easy! See the link below for details.
Use of The MA brand
All members have access to the Myotherapy Association Australia logo. The logo confirms to clients that you’re part of a network of professionals that practices to a set of standards of practice and a code of ethical practice.
Keeping up to date
As a member you’ll receive access to regular e-newsletters, special offers and information specific to Myotherapists and a twice annual magazine featuring content specifically for myotherapists
Health Fund Provider Status
Most private health funds accept Myotherapy Association Australia members as providers to enable their clients to access rebates. Myotherapy Association Australia communicates directly with health funds to ensure member details are kept up to date.
Advocacy
Myotherapy Association Australia is focused on ensuring the profile of Myotherapy is high on the radar of the public, governments, amongst other allied health professions and health insurance funds.
Find a Myotherapist
All Myotherapy Association Australia Myotherapists receive a free exclusive listing on the ‘Find a Myotherapist’ searchable database, the first choice for clients seeking a myotherapist.
Professional Development
In addition to guidance on suitable professional development, Members have access to discounted professional development through Myotherapy Association Australia which contributes to their annual professional development requirements. Members will receive regular updates on the various professional development specifically available to myotherapists.
WorkCover
Myotherapists are eligible to register with WorkCover authorities as a provider in various states and territories.
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Myotherapy Association Australia Member Insurance

Your MA Membership includes $20 million Professional Indemnity and $20 million Public Liability Insurance bundled into the cost of your membership (Student and Affiliate memberships excluded). All practising MA members will no longer need to shop around for insurance cover as your professional insurance requirements will be part of your membership, saving hundreds of dollars per year. MA are working with Guild Insurance through Focus Insurance Brokers having provided trusted insurance solutions to many allied health professions and professional associations.

As a member benefit the MA insurance for members has expanded coverage for you in 2017-18. This policy now includes:

Pregnancy massage, subject to the following:

  • No body massage or body treatments in the 1st trimester;
  • Only therapists specifically trained in pregnancy massage can perform a massage that is light to medium application avoiding the tummy area in the 2nd or 3rd trimester;
  • No essential oils to be used at all;
  • No heat usage or body wraps to be used; and,
  • The client should fill out a card on each visit to check there are no pre-existing conditions etc.

These conditions are in addition to the minimum requirement that only practitioners who have successfully completed the Pre-Natal Education for Manual Therapists course will be considered.
 
Pilates, subject to the following:

  • The member has successfully completed an Australia qualification in Pilates Instruction within past 10 years
  • The member is experienced in this area of work
  • Studio based instruction only

View MA Insurance Policy

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