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Call For Papers for the 2016 MAR Conference

Call For Papers for the 2016 MAR Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS FOR THE 2016 MAR Conference in Harrisburg, PA March 16th-19th. Concurrent Session Deadlines by midnight of the following: SEPTEMBER 5, 2015: $35.00 registration discount SEPTEMBER 18, 2015: $25.00 registration discount OCTOBER 2, 2015: Final submission deadline. (No registration discount).   CMTE Course Deadline: Midnight, October 2nd, 2015 Pre-Conference Institute Deadline: Midnight, October […]

July 21, 2015 | By More

Membership Spotlight

Membership Spotlight: Irvin Sayoc Kalugdan, MMT, MT-BC.

Membership Spotlight: Irvin Sayoc Kalugdan, MMT, MT-BC.

This quarter our Membership Spotlight shines on a valued MAR member: Irvin Sayoc Kalugdan, MMT, MT-BC. Irv took the time to answer some questions so we could know more about him and his wonderful contributions to our profession. Thank you, Irv! Describe your career as a music therapist—education, populations served, etc. While I was interning […]

April 28, 2015 | By More

Continuing Education

Molloy College 2015 Music Therapy Conference

Molloy College 2015 Music Therapy Conference

Developmental Interventions for Autism: Evidence-Based Research (Special Focus on Music Therapy) Friday, May 1, 2015; 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Molloy College Hays Theatre, Wilbur Arts Center, Rockville Centre campus 1000 Hempstead Avenue Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002 The Rebecca Center for Music Therapy at Molloy College will be hosting a one-day conference, “Developmental Interventions for Autism: Evidence-Based Research […]

March 14, 2015 | By More

Students

MAR Student Scholarship Applications Now Available for 2015 – 2016

MAR Student Scholarship Applications Now Available for 2015 – 2016

The MAR-AMTA will once again be awarding scholarships to deserving students and interns within our region. Each year, the MAR-AMTA gives over two thousand dollars to students and interns through a variety of scholarship opportunities. The MARAMTS Sophomore, Junior and Graduate Scholarships are awarded each year to students who demonstrate commitment to our field through […]

July 14, 2015 | By More

Other Recent Posts

NJ Hill day Success!!

NJ Hill day Success!!

The New Jersey State Task Force (NJSTF) now has two sponsored bills in the New Jersey legislature, A4353 and S2971. These are identical bills called The Music Therapist Licensing Act and are in committees in the Assembly and Senate respectively. You may view the bill language under Resources on our MAR page, or to see […]

July 7, 2015 | By More
Eurythmics for Autism and Other Neurophysiologic Diagnoses: A Sensorimotor Music-Based Treatment Approach  ©

Eurythmics for Autism and Other Neurophysiologic Diagnoses: A Sensorimotor Music-Based Treatment Approach ©

Author: Dr. Dorita S. Berger, PhD, MT-BC, LCAT (2015; Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London, UK) Commentary About My New Book I have been working clinically with persons of Autism Spectrum Diagnoses for the past 20 years, and have come to realize that for most music-based clinicians who want to address physiologic, multi-sensory and movement issues observed […]

June 30, 2015 | By More
Job Opening: PALS Program/Creative Arts Therapist Position, Middlesex County, NJ

Job Opening: PALS Program/Creative Arts Therapist Position, Middlesex County, NJ

The PALS (Peace: A Learned Solution) program at Women Aware, a comprehensive domestic violence agency in Middlesex County, NJ., includes in its services Creative Arts/Music/Movement therapy for children who have witnessed and be affected by domestic violence, provided on a non-residential basis. This program is seeking a part time (25 hours/week) Creative Arts Therapist. Masters […]

May 14, 2015 | By More