amta SD Conferences


2019 Fall Conference Details:

Topic: Neuromuscular Therapy

Presenter: Doug Nelson

Date: September 27 – 28, 2019

Location: Holiday Inn and Suites Sioux Falls Airport – Sioux Falls, SD

Address: 2040 W Russell Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Phone Number: (605)331-2040 – Be sure to mention you are with the amta SD Fall Conference!
Rate: $139/Night + Tax

***Breakfast WILL be available at 6 AM in the hotel restaurant, Crooked Pint***

Click the link below to register!

To print the registration form, click here.



About Doug:

Douglas Nelson is Board Certified in Massage Therapy and Therapeutic Bodywork, beginning his career in massage therapy in 1977.  Seeing over 1,000 client visits annually, he is also the President of BodyWork Associates, a massage therapy clinic in Champaign, IL. Established in 1982, the clinic has three locations and a staff of twenty therapists.

He is the founder of NMT MidWest, Inc., providing more than eighty workshops annually in Precision Neuromuscular Therapy™ across the USA. He has personally taught more than 12,000 hours of continuing education, while also being a neuromuscular consultant to professional and collegiate sports teams, dance companies, and a guest lecturer at the University of Illinois Medical School. Doug is also the president of the Massage Therapy Foundation.

Having published many articles in numerous journals and magazines, he is also the author of two books- Table Lessons: Insights in the practice of Massage Therapy and The Mystery of Pain. Doug is the recipient of the 2013 Educator of the Year and 2015 Pioneer Award by the Illinois Chapter of the AMTA and was inducted into the Massage Therapy Hall of Fame in 2018.

***Stay tuned for our 2020/2021 conference schedule!***