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Conference Registration Now Open

Conference Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the 2020 MAR-AMTA Conference! Click here to register, but please read the below information first. This message also includes a link for hotel reservations as well as the CMTE conference Slate. Registration link: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Or here is the direct link https://midatlanticregion.regfox.com/2020-mid-atlantic-region-music-therapy-conference-cambridge-md 2020 MAR-AMTA Conference CMTE Slate MAR-AMTA 2020 […]

January 11, 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

Attention NYS LCATs Seeking Continuing Education Opportunities

Attention NYS LCATs Seeking Continuing Education Opportunities

Have you heard about the new AMTA member benefit starting in January 2020? AMTA is launching the AMTA E-course Research Review Series for members only. Members will be able to access e-courses based on research from recently published journals, complete assignments, and earn CMTE credits. Read more about it here: https://www.musictherapy.org/careers/continuing_music_therapy_education/ These courses will qualify […]

December 26, 2019 | By More

Students

Commission Connection — Two Questions

Commission Connection — Two Questions

Dear colleague, In 2018, the AMTA Board of Directors created the Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists. The Commission is charged to: ● identify inconsistencies within degree programs to support clinical practice in a changing world; ● identify inconsistencies among and between National Roster and University Affiliated Internship programs; […]

November 7, 2019 | By More

Other Recent Posts

Job Posting: Music Therapist Opening at Buttonwood BHH

Job Posting: Music Therapist Opening at Buttonwood BHH

Buttonwood BHH, a geriatric psych hospital in Pemberton NJ, has an immediate, full-time job opening for a music therapist (a few years experience preferred). Includes benefits! Please send resume to Adjunctive Therapy Director, Heather Clark at hclark@buttonwoodbhh.com .

December 31, 2019 | By More
Board of Health Professionals Issue Recommendation

Board of Health Professionals Issue Recommendation

The final report of our study through the Board of Health Professions has been officially approved and is now posted on their website. The Board recommended Licensure for Music Therapy in the state. This means we plan to have another bill in 2020, one that will be backed by the recommendation of the Board! Looking […]

November 22, 2019 | By More
Student Affairs Advisor Fall 2019 Newsletter

Student Affairs Advisor Fall 2019 Newsletter

Student Affairs Advisor Fall Newsletter Molly Pow, MS, MT-BC November, 2019 Our region’s students have been hard at work preparing for the 2019-2020 academic year! September 27th and 28th Elizabethtown College graciously hosted the 1st Annual combined MARAMTS Fall Business Meeting and Passages Conference. 35 students from 17 Music Therapy programs attended the FBM and […]

November 7, 2019 | By More