Welcome to MTANS


The Massage Therapists Association of Nova Scotia is the only provincial association run BY Massage Therapists, FOR Massage Therapists. MTANS primary focus is on the issues and concerns facing the industry of massage therapy in the province of Nova Scotia.

Welcome to the website of the Massage Therapists Association of Nova Scotia (MTANS). In this site you will find information regarding:

  • the structure and function of MTANS,
  • the practice of massage therapy in Nova Scotia, as well as
  • information for current MTANS members.

What is MTANS?

MTANS is a self governing body of massage therapists and is dedicated to protecting the public, serving its members, and promoting the highest possible quality of the practice of massage therapy. MTANS requires that all members continually update their knowledge and skills.

There are approximately 800 massage therapists currently registered with MTANS.

Check out our Find-A-Therapist section to find a member near you. To be sure that you are working with a highly trained, well educated massage therapy professional, look for the MTANS logo.