General Council for Massage Therapies (GCMT)
The governing body for massage therapies and all bodyworks and soft tissue techniques in the UK. Includes a guide to education and training, a directory of practitioners, links, and a FAQ.
The Guild of Infant and Child Massage
Independent regulatory body that sets standards for the safe, professional practice of positive touch and developmental movement with infants, children and young people; includes resources for parents, membership details, information about training, and a directory.
ISRM - Institute of Sport & Remedial Massage
An association of independent schools offering externally validated Sport and Remedial Massage qualifications; includes a prospectus, dates and venues, and details of affiliated schools.
London College of Massage
An independent massage school offering a full range of part-time courses at all levels, from beginner through to postgraduate professional development.
Massage Training Institute (MTI)
A national examining body specialising in holistic massage. Provides a list of accredited schools, details of courses, and a listing of practitioners.
A magazine for massage practitioners and bodyworkers, and those with a general interest in massage therapy; with details of subscription and back issues, details of current issue, and a directory of resources.
NO HANDS Massage
Offers training in massage techniques that avoid the risk of RSI for practitioners; includes a course listing, resources, directory, and contacts.
Scottish Massage Therapists Organisation (SMTO)
Works with the General Council for Massage Therapy in developing and maintaining standards. Includes details of membership, information about training and accredited schools, and directory of therapists.
Touch-Learn International Ltd
Offers a wide range of training in baby and child massage, yoga, and rhythm; also offers courses in sign language and massage for babies with special needs; describes their programmes and services, with a directory of practitioners.
Upledger Institute UK
Variety of medical studies included in courses and training offered. Includes details on workshops conducted.