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Be a Blind Reviewer for the 2020 MAR Conference

Be a Blind Reviewer for the 2020 MAR Conference

On behalf of the conference committee, we invite you to apply to be a blind reviewer for the 2020 MAR Conference in Cambridge, MD. Here is what you can expect if you are selected as a reviewer: 1. Plan on receiving anywhere from 12 to 15 anonymous proposals to review from any possible combination of […]

September 9, 2019 | 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

Upcoming Conference at Molloy College

Upcoming Conference at Molloy College

The following conference has been approved for Continuing Music Therapy Education (CMTE) credits as well as for NYS Licensed Creative Arts Therapists (LCAT) credits. Molloy College maintains responsibility for program quality and adherence to CBMT policies and criteria. Fulfilling the Promise of IDEA: Making Music Therapy Happen in Public Education (7 CMTEs/LCATs) Friday, September 27, […]

September 9, 2019 | By More

Students

Passages 2018 Program

Passages 2018 Program

Our 2018 Passages Conference was an inspiring day! Radford University and Music Therapy Club welcomed students, interns, and new professionals from the MAR for a day filled with terrific presentations, great discussions, and opportunities to connect. Thank you to all who attended, and congratulations to our terrific presenters!! Check out the program here! PASSAGES 2018 […]

October 30, 2018 | By More

Other Recent Posts

VASTF Undergoing Sunrise Review Study

VASTF Undergoing Sunrise Review Study

The VASTF is gearing up for another exciting year. We are currently undergoing a Sunrise Review study through the Virginia Department of Health Professions (DHP) as mandated by our Music Therapy bill which passed in the most recent legislative session. This study identifies if there is a need for occupational regulation and to what degree […]

August 26, 2019 | By More
Press Release from AMTA: New Executive Director

Press Release from AMTA: New Executive Director

Dear MAR Music Therapy Community, On behalf of the AMTA Board of Directors (BOD) and the MAR Executive Board, we are pleased to share with you the press release announcing the appointment of Jeanne Ellinport as the new Executive Director of AMTA, effective September 1, 2019. Based in Washington, D.C., Ms. Ellinport brings 25 years […]

August 23, 2019 | By More
2020 Call for Papers

2020 Call for Papers

The 2020 Call for Proposals is now open! The conference will be held March 19-21 2020, in Cambridge, MD at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina. We will accept online submissions only. Before filling out the online form, please review the following documents: The 2020 Conference Proposal Review Information provides information […]

August 7, 2019 | By More