Membership


Practitioners, organizations, and programs who are seeking to join ITMAA must be an established martial artist(s) maintaining at least 5 years of martial arts training/ experience and having a specialization, certification, or a license in respective fields of psychology/psychiatry, social work, medicine, chiropractor, or physical/occupational therapy.

– To join ITMAA, please fill out and submit the application below. Membership will be contingent upon providing appropriate documentation/licensure and or certification.

Click here to open the Membership Application form.

Levels of Membership

Member at Large

$50

Member at Large Member may or may not hold a license or certification. Practitioners with Master’s degree or above are preferred (however, not required) and would like to support this organization.

BENEFITS:
– Maintain association with Therapeutic Martial Arts practitioners.
– Participate in forum discussions receiving information regarding local, national, and international activities.

Fee: $50.00 per year

Member

$100

An individual or a group who provide a training as or in conjunction with therapeutic application to population with psychological, social, or physical needs.

BENEFITS:
– Maintain association with Therapeutic Martial Arts practitioners.
– Participate in forum discussions receiving information regarding local, national, and international activities.
– Receive discounts for trainings, presentations, and related activities.

FEE: $ 100 per year

Partner

$200

An individual or a group who wishes to promote activities, programs, or training regionally or nationally using Martial Arts as a therapeutic approach.

BENEFITS: – All of the above. – Promote programs, publications, trainings, and activities either through the website or in print. – Sponsor programs, training, activities locally, nationally, or internationally that are sanctioned by the ITMAA (details and programing must be approved by the ITMAA).

FEE: $200 per year

Certified Practitioner

$200/2500

Individual or a group who has undergone and graduated training provided or sponsored by the ITMAA.

BENEFITS:
– All of the above. – Administer specific therapeutic program for which is designed by the ITMAA (or its therapeutic/practitioner team).
– One year of continuous support in program administration with periodic clinical forums/discussion/trainings.
– Creating a program or a center endorsed by ITMAA – CE, CEU’s or ME credits in the respective clinical/medical fields.

FEE:
– Certification program: $2500
– Partner membership: $ 200 yearly

(four day training program equivalent to 32 CE credits)