Community Service Massage Team

CSMT (Community Service Massage Team) Program Overview

The mission of the AMTA-MA Chapter Community Service Massage Team is to provide massage therapy to support the well-being of those who serve their communities in times of crisis.

MA-CSMT is comprised of two divisions: the Charity Division and the Emergency Division. This Member training is required if you wish to become a member of the CSMT. You choose the events you wish to participate in- Emergency, Charity or both.  The team’s leadership will be comprised of a Community Relations Chair and two Coordinators; Charity Division Coordinator and Emergency Division Coordinator. 

If you are interested in joining the team, or learning more, please contact Gordon Pilotte CSMT Chair at

 The Goals of the Community Service Team:

  • Be a leader and resource in massage emergency response as a support to emergency responder and disaster communities
  • Be a leader and resource in massage response in community service
  • Create the standard by which massage therapy at community events, emergency or charity, is measured
  • Promote massage therapy throughout the community
  • Be aligned with governmental and non-governmental agencies
  • Enhance the personal growth and professional development of AMTA-MA members
  • Promote the visibility of AMTA-MA and the massage therapy profession
  • Increase visibility of AMTA-MA therapists and assist members in promoting themselves.
  • Provide CSMT members with a safe and satisfying opportunity to volunteer.


 Click here to access the CSMT Photo ID Badge form.