For Immediate Release
January 02, 2008
Contact: Matt Carrothers
Director of Media Relations
Actions Taken by the Georgia Board of Massage Therapy at its December 13-14 Meeting
Macon, Ga.—The Georgia Board of Massage Therapy held its bi-monthly meeting on Thursday, December 13 and Friday, December 14, 2007.
The Board voted to accept the following public consent agreements:
The Board voted to post the following rules for amendment:
Proposed rule amendments will be posted at: www.sos.georgia.gov/plb/massage/proposed_rules.htm.
The Board also met with Debra Persinger, Ph.D., Executive Director, Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards to discuss Board membership in the organization and acceptance of the organization’s certification exam as an alternate recognized exam for licensure. The Board voted to accept the exam but tabled further discussion of membership. In addition, the Board voted to review two additional entities’ certification exams.
The Georgia Board of Massage Therapy will hold its next meeting Friday, February 22, 2007, at 9 a.m. at the Professional Licensing Boards in Macon.