The NAMTPT is a professional organization dedicated increasing the public awareness of and access to myofascial pain treatment. We strive to serve the professionals who recognize and treat myofascial trigger points by offering member resources and continuing education.
NAMTPT members are myofascial trigger point therapists and interdisciplinary healthcare providers who focus on myofascial pain and trigger points. The NAMTPT is dedicated to these professionals who research, support, diagnose and treat myofascial pain syndrome.
Treatment — The NAMTPT recognizes that Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy is a comprehensive treatment for muscular pain. Myofascial Trigger Point Therapists with the credentials of "CMTPT" or "MTPT" are trained to follow a specific protocol to treat Myofascial Pain Syndrome.
Continuing Education — The NAMTPT provides continuing education for its members at its annual convention.
Public Awareness — The NAMTPT strives to provide accurate, up to date information about myofascial pain and dysfunction that is easily understood and readily available online.
We are a nonprofit 501 (c)(6) organization.