The Massage Board Executive (MBE) Summit provides opportunities for executive directors from each member state board or agency to gather and discuss key issues of mutual concern and share experiences that may benefit others.



The mission of the Federation is to support its Member Boards in their work to ensure that the practice of massage therapy is provided to the public safely and competently.

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Apply for the MBLEx

Through your personal MBLEx Examination Account, you can apply for the MBLEx, check the status of your application, or request that your exam results be sent to a state licensing board.



The Education Verification Center (EVC) allows approved massage schools the ability to verify education for their students who have applied to take the MBLEx. Search the EVC Today. 


CE Registry

Find the CE courses that are right for you! Search quality continuing education courses offered by providers that meet FSMTB and national standards. Search the course catalog today. 



The Regulatory Education and Competence Hub is an online education center that offers continuing education courses to support learning for state requirements, remediation, and desired personal growth.


MBLEx Study Tools

Utilize the MBLEx Study Guide and the MBLEx Check practice exam to ensure you are prepared and ready for testing. Order Today!


Human Trafficking

Learn more about the impact of human trafficking on the massage therapy profession, what to look for, and what you can do to help.


FSMTB Podcast

Listen to Massage Minds, the FSMTB podcast. Hear from continuing education providers and industry professionals. 

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Learn more about the Interstate Massage Compact and how you can get involved the process.

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Look Up a License

Look Up A License

Be sure your massage therapist is licensed!



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FSMTB is Looking for Volunteers

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer for FSMTB? We accept volunteer applications for committee or task force positions throughout the year. Should we not have any immediate volunteer openings, we will keep your application on file and let you know when a perfect volunteer opportunity arises for you! 

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Latest News

The Interstate Massage Compact Improves Portability and the Profession by ABMP

The Interstate Massage Compact (IMpact) is a legislative effort sponsored by the US Department of Defense and Council of State Governments in conjunction with FSMTB. The IMpact legislation was developed by a Technical Assistance Group of 25 individuals from all massage therapy arenas—educators, licensees, regulators, and representatives from FSMTB, ABMP, and the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA).