Rolando Arango – CMTO Confirms Investigation into Sexual Assault Charges

January 18, 2021

TORONTO, January 18, 2021 – The College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) confirms that it is investigating Rolando Arango (also referred to as Rolando Arrango Larrinaga in the media), who is facing one count of sexual assault.

As a result of the ongoing investigation, CMTO has issued an interim suspension order that prohibits Rolando Arango from practising Massage Therapy in Ontario. Please see Rolando Arango’s details on CMTO’s public register for further information.

CMTO will provide updates on this matter and is currently cooperating with Toronto Police Services.

About the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO)
CMTO is the regulator established by the provincial government to regulate the practice of Massage Therapy and to govern the conduct of Registered Massage Therapists (RMTs) in the province of Ontario through the provisions of the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA) and the Massage Therapy Act, 1991. CMTO is dedicated to excellence in protecting the public’s interest, guiding its registrants and promoting the highest possible quality of the practice of Massage Therapy.

For more information, contact:
Angie Brennand
Director, Policy and Communications
College of Massage Therapists of Ontario