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Update: New York State CE requirements for the LCAT

Update: New York State CE requirements for the LCAT

Dear Colleagues, As you are aware, effective January 1, 2017, Section 8412 of Article 163, the Mental Health Practitioner’s law, requires LCATs to earn 36 hours of approved continuing education (CE) for every 3-year registration period. All CE must be taken from a state-approved provider, and any CE completed prior to January 1, 2017 will […]

January 15, 2017 | By More

Membership Spotlight

Membership Spotlight- Julie Lipson, MA, MT-BC

Membership Spotlight- Julie Lipson, MA, MT-BC

Julie Lipson, MA, MT-BC Membership Spotlight Questions Describe your career as a music therapist—education, populations served, etc. I have been running my private practice, Inner Rhythms Music Therapy since 2013. I am constantly surprised and delighted by the individuals and groups who reach out for services. Over the past few years, I have run groups […]

August 15, 2016 | By More

Continuing Education

Update: New York State CE requirements for the LCAT

Update: New York State CE requirements for the LCAT

Dear Colleagues, As you are aware, effective January 1, 2017, Section 8412 of Article 163, the Mental Health Practitioner’s law, requires LCATs to earn 36 hours of approved continuing education (CE) for every 3-year registration period. All CE must be taken from a state-approved provider, and any CE completed prior to January 1, 2017 will […]

January 15, 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

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Now Live: 2017 Conference Program and Registration!

Now Live: 2017 Conference Program and Registration!

MAR-AMTA 2017 Conference Program and Registration are live! Click here to head over to the conference page, but don’t forget to read the important information below! Looking forward to another great conference! PLEASE READ BEFORE REGISTERING! If you are registering as an AMTA member you will need to enter a conference discount code number to receive […]

January 15, 2017 | By More
Call to Action!

Call to Action!

Call to Action Open Comment Period–MT Waiver   The PA State Task Force is happy to report that music therapy, art therapy and Equine Therapy are all included in the Consolidated, P/FDS waivers that are being renewed. The public comment period is NOW and ends on JANUARY 17TH. The Department of Human Services has 3 […]

January 13, 2017 | By More
New Jersey Bill Passed in Assembly!

New Jersey Bill Passed in Assembly!

NJ BILL PASSED IN GENERAL ASSEMBLY!! ONE DOWN In the continuing process to get a New Jersey state license for music therapists, The Music Therapist Licensing Act, A783 was voted on and passed in the New Jersey General Assembly on November 21, 2016 by a vote of 59 to 13. We also had two additional […]

December 23, 2016 | By More