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Maryland Hill Day Advocacy

Maryland Hill Day Advocacy

Find Hill Day advocacy information below. 2020 Music Therapy Advocacy for Professionals 2020 Music Therapy Advocacy for Students 2020 Student Leadership Academy Participant Guide

February 4, 2020 | 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

Music Therapy of the Rockies Retreat for Veterans

Music Therapy of the Rockies Retreat for Veterans

Music Therapy of the Rockies has been holding music therapy retreats for veterans since 2017 and have served over 100 veterans. The retreats are held nationally and focus on Music and the PTSD Brain, a program conceived, designed, and implemented by Mack, a MT-BC. This offer includes 2 days of lecture and experiential work that […]

February 9, 2020 | By More

Students

Maryland Hill Day Advocacy

Maryland Hill Day Advocacy

Find Hill Day advocacy information below. 2020 Music Therapy Advocacy for Professionals 2020 Music Therapy Advocacy for Students 2020 Student Leadership Academy Participant Guide

February 4, 2020 | By More

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Two Bills Making Way to Virginia Governor’s Desk

Two Bills Making Way to Virginia Governor’s Desk

SB633 passed the Senate on February 4th and is making its way through the House, while HB1562 passed the House on January 27th and is making its way through the Senate. Now we are waiting to see which bill makes it to the governor’s desk first.

February 18, 2020 | By More
New Jersey Establishes Precedent with State Board

New Jersey Establishes Precedent with State Board

New Jersey Establishes Precedent with State Board Submitted by Paula Unsal, Chair NJSTF On December 19, 2019 Governor Phil Murphy signed into law P.L. 2019, c.273, the Drama and Dance/Movement Therapists Licensing Act w GR. Beyond providing state recognition through licensing for these therapists, this law created a new State Board of Creative Arts Therapies […]

February 1, 2020 | By More
Questions and Concerns Regarding Sunset of National Music Therapy Registry

Questions and Concerns Regarding Sunset of National Music Therapy Registry

Questions and concerns regarding the sunset of the National Music Therapy Registry and the subsequent impact on the use of alternate professional designations, particularly in NY and in relation to the Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT) law, have been brought to the attention of the New York State Task Force on Occupational Regulation (NYSTF). The […]

February 1, 2020 | By More