By entrusting your well-being to a member of the Fédération québécoise des massothérapeutes agréésTM, you can rest assured that you are in good hands: In addition to receiving safe and quality care, you can be certain that your insurer will reimburse you for the amounts due.

Recognition of the FQM and its members from insurance companies

Given its ISO 9001: 2015 certification from the Bureau de normalisation du Québec (BNQ), the FQM has excellent relations, founded on trust, with the vast majority of insurance companies, which recognize the quality and professionalism of certified massage therapists. The FQM is recognized by leading insurance companies:

  • Desjardins
  • SSQ
  • Manulife
  • Sunlife
  • Canada Life (formerly Great-West)
  • Industrial Alliance
  • La Capitale
  • Blue Cross
  • Empire Life
  • Greenshield

Of all the massage therapy associations in Québec, the FQM is the only one whose efforts to regulate the massage therapy profession are supported by a great many insurance companies, including the Canadian Life & Health Insurance Association. We’ve staked out our position over a period of decades, and we interact with major health organizations, including the Collège des médecins du Québec, which supports our efforts. 


If you have any concerns or questions regarding an insurance receipt or a reimbursement, please contact our reception desk at 1 800 363-9609 or write to us at