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General Membership Meeting on January 31, 2021

General Membership Meeting on January 31, 2021

The MAR-AMTA Executive Board invites you to a General Membership Meeting. Please come and hear about the latest news in our association! There will be time for members to share their own news, voice concerns, and give feedback. We want to hear from YOU!

January 14, 2021 | By More

Membership Spotlight

Membership Spotlight: Kevin Leong, MA, MT-BC

Membership Spotlight: Kevin Leong, MA, MT-BC

MAR Membership Spotlight Kevin Leong, MA, MT-BC This quarter, the spotlight shines on MAR member Kevin Leong! Describe your career as a music therapist—education, populations served, etc. I have worked with various populations over of the course of my career as a music therapist so far. During my internship, I worked at the pediatric oncology […]

February 14, 2019 | By More

Continuing Education

2020 MAR-AMTA Conference

2020 MAR-AMTA Conference

Dear Members and Friends of the MAR-AMTA, The 2020 MAR-AMTA Conference will, for the first time, be held ONLINE on June 6 – 7, 2020! The conference committee is committed to continued education and sharing of current best practices and has been working tirelessly to bring you another dynamic conference with TWO full days of […]

September 19, 2020 | By More

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Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists News

Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists News

News from the Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists On November 22, 2020, members of the Commission presented at the AMTA online national conference. They reviewed the history of the Commission and the themes that emerged from the feedback received on the two key questions and shared emerging themes […]

December 3, 2020 | By More

Other Recent Posts

Statement on the Events at the Capitol

Statement on the Events at the Capitol

Dear Members and Friends of the MAR-AMTA, The Mid-Atlantic Region of the American Music Therapy Association decries the assault on our country’s democracy that took place inside our nation’s Capitol on January 6, 2021. The violent storming by mostly white rioters is an act that we wholeheartedly reject, as a community of music therapy clinicians, […]

January 9, 2021 | By More
New Vice President of Membership Announced

New Vice President of Membership Announced

On behalf of the Nominating Committee and the MAR-AMTA, please join us in welcoming Clarissa Lacson who will be serving a brief term as Vice President of Membership until June 30th, 2021. We are excited to welcome Clarissa to the Executive Board and work with her in the months ahead. From Clarissa Lacson: Dear members […]

December 6, 2020 | By More
FT Music Therapist (Instructor) College of Creative Arts at West Virginia University

FT Music Therapist (Instructor) College of Creative Arts at West Virginia University

Music Therapist (Instructor) – College of Creative Arts/School of Medicine- 15880 Description Music Therapist (Instructor) – Full-Time Position College of Creative Arts and School of Medicine The West Virginia University Health Sciences Center and the School of Medicine seek applicants for the position of Instructor in the expanding Music Therapy Program, which is a collaboration […]

December 3, 2020 | By More