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Government Relations Report

Government Relations Report

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS REPORT Respectfully Submitted: Amy Rodgers Smith, MMT, MT-BC Neurologic Music Therapist NICU-MT margovernmentrelations@gmail.com NATIONAL UPDATES The American Music Therapy Association is monitoring changes to the American Health Care Act (AHCA). AMTA is encouraging members and others to exercise your rights and responsibilities as citizens and consider participation in the democratic process in the […]

April 26, 2017 | By More

Membership Spotlight

Membership Spotlight: Rick Soshensky

Membership Spotlight: Rick Soshensky

Membership Spotlight: Rick Soshensky, MA, LCAT, MT-BC, NRMT Describe your career as a music therapist—education, populations served:What brought you to the field of music therapy or why did you decide to pursue music therapy as a profession? I originally wanted to be an original singer/songwriter such as Bruce Springsteen or Tom Petty but after trying […]

February 13, 2017 | By More

Continuing Education

Radford University Music Therapy Symposium

Radford University Music Therapy Symposium

Radford University Music Therapy Symposium 8 CMTEs, 0 CPEs for LCATs Radford University is happy to announce the Spring 2017 Annual Music Therapy Symposium, April 13 and 14, 2017. We are very excited to host Dr. Joanne V. Loewy, D.A., LCAT, MT-BC. Dr. Loewy is the Director of the Louis Armstrong Center for Music & […]

March 11, 2017 | By More

Students

New Awards for Members!

New Awards for Members!

MAR-AMTA Membership has just announced three new awards! MAR-AMTA National Conference Award, MAR-AMTA National Conference Award and the Student Member Regional Conference Award– View them here!   Check them out soon– Deadlines are quickly approaching!

September 6, 2016 | By More

Other Recent Posts

2017 Election Results!

2017 Election Results!

2017 ELECTION RESULTS ARE IN! On behalf of the MAR-AMTA Executive Board, please join me in congratulating our new MAR-AMTA Executive Board members and Assembly Delegates and Alternates! We appreciate all who ran for each of these positions and hope that more will do the same going forward. There is a place for everyone to […]

April 25, 2017 | By More
Save the Date!

Save the Date!

Save the Date! The 2018 Conference will be held on April 11th- 14th, 2018. The location will be at the Sheraton Hotel in Station Square in Pittsburgh, PA. Looking forward to seeing you all there!

April 25, 2017 | By More
Assembly of Delegates Nominees

Assembly of Delegates Nominees

Assembly of Delegates Nominees Elaine Abbott, Ph.D., MT-BC has over 20 years of clinical music therapy experience in skilled nursing facilities, inpatient behavioral health facilities and private music psychotherapy practice. She is associate professor and director of music therapy at Duquesne University were she has taught methods and practicum courses for nine years. Statement of […]

April 8, 2017 | By More