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CMTO’s Council recently approved several amendments to the College’s by-laws. Find out how these changes help streamline existing governance processes.

Summer-Fall 2021

CMTO’s Council met on June 14th, 2021. Read the highlights from the summer meeting.

Summer-Fall 2021

Learn about recent Ontario Government COVID-19 announcements and initiatives that may impact RMTs.

Summer-Fall 2021

CMTO thanks RMTs for their continued effort in helping keep clients safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. As healthcare providers, RMTs have an ethical obligation to serve their clients’ best interests and protect them from harm. CMTO believes that getting vaccinated is an extension of this commitment.

Summer-Fall 2021

CMTO’s 2022 registration renewal is open. All RMTs must renew their registration by November 1st, 2021.

Summer-Fall 2021

The benefits of social media in today’s interconnected world are clear, but RMTs should always be mindful of how they conduct themselves and what they share on social media.

Summer-Fall 2021

Feedback is a key source of information that helps healthcare professionals improve their practice. For RMTs, an important part of evidence-informed practice is actively engaging in reflection, which is interlinked to the 15 Career-Span Competencies, outlined in STRiVE.

Spring 2021

CMTO is actively working on various updates to improve user experience on its website. Later this summer, the College will introduce several updates to the online public register. Learn about the upcoming changes.

Spring 2021

Evidence-informed Massage Therapy Practice (EIMTP) is defined as the consistent application and integration of the following four domains 1) RMT Knowledge, Experience and Practice Evaluation; 2) Client Perspective; 3) Work Context; and 4) External Research. Learn how to apply these domains to your practice.

Spring 2021

RMTs are encouraged to support the Government of Ontario’s vaccination campaign and help counter vaccine hesitancy. Please check our vaccine-related FAQs for the latest information.

Spring 2021

CMTO’s Council met on May 10th and 11th, 2021. Read the highlights from the Spring meeting.

Spring 2021

Over 90% of RMTs successfully completed their requirements between September and November 2020. Thank you for submitting your requirements on time!

Winter 2021

CMTO’s Council President, Kim Westfall-Connor, welcomes newly elected, acclaimed and appointed Members to Council.

Winter 2021

A scenario to assist RMTs in their decision-making related to the use of additional PPE when providing in-person treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Winter 2021

Under the RHPA, RMTs, employers and facility operators are obligated to file written mandatory reports under certain circumstances. Read this article to ensure you are aware of your obligations.

Winter 2021

CMTO’s Council held its first meeting of the year on Feb. 9th, 2021. Read the highlights from the meeting.

Winter 2021

CMTO’s Council recently approved several amendments to the current College’s By-Law No. 7 – Fees for Registration, Examinations and Other Activities. Find out how these changes impact RMTs and examination candidates.

Winter 2020

Thank you to everyone who participated in the draft Standards of Practice consultation. Learn more about the next steps in the Standards of Practice revision project.

Winter 2020

To offer some relief to RMTs amid the COVID-19 pandemic, CMTO provided a split payment option for the 2021 renewal period.

Winter 2020

Photo ID cards will no longer be issued for initial registration and renewal. RMTs, clients and employers should refer to the public register for the most up to date information.

Summer 2020

CMTO’s Council President, Kim Westfall-Connor, reflects on the COVID-19 pandemic and CMTO’s vision for 2020 and beyond.

Summer 2020

Evidence-Informed Practice is at the core of quality client care. CMTO will be introducing additional activities to support RMTs in applying an evidence-informed approach. But first, we need to hear from you!

Summer 2020

STRiVE 2020 launches in September and will be due on November 30, 2020.

Summer 2020

CMTO held Council meetings on September 16 and 17 and November 25 and 26, 2019. ...

Winter 2019

On September 5, 2019, STRiVE, the Quality Assurance Program launched with a warm welcome from the profession. ...

Winter 2019

In May 2019, Council reviewed registration fees and determined there would be no increase to renewal fees for 2020

Summer 2019



The College held its first Council meeting of the year on Feb. 12th. Take a look at the highlights from this meeting.

Winter/Spring 2019

Thank you for taking the time to provide your input into the process of refreshing the Code of Ethics for RMTs in Ontario.

Winter/Spring 2019

You’re invited to try the first two Quality Assurance Program tools: a revised Self-Assessment Tool and a new Action-Learning Plan.

Winter 2018

CMTO has held three Council meetings in 2018: Feb. 13th, May 14-15th, and Sept. 10th. Key highlights are now available from these meetings.

Winter 2018

After extensive consultations, the College is excited to launch the first two Quality Assurance Program tools – a revised Self-Assessment Tool and a new Action-Learning Plan this fall/winter.

Fall 2018

(De nouvelles occasions d’implication et de rétroaction à venir)

2018 is a year of increased engagement at the College. We’ll introduce new ways for you to share feedback on our policies and initiatives.

Spring 2018

(Conclusion du Projet de réglementation des cliniques)

In February, the 12 Health Regulators collaborating on the Clinic Regulation Working Group jointly decided to conclude this project.

Spring 2018

(Message de la registraire un regard vers l’avenir)

Corinne Flitton, CMTO’s Registrar & CEO, summarizes exciting new initiatives in store for the College in 2018.

Spring 2018

(Points saillants des réunions du Conseil)

CMTO held three Council meetings in 2017: May 15, Sept. 11 and Nov. 13. Key highlights are now available from the meetings.

Spring 2018

(Révisions à venir du programme d’assurance de la qualité)

The revisions process of our Quality Assurance Program is underway. In the first-quarter, we’ve been gathering input on the new framework.

Spring 2018