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Summertime in New Jersey

Summertime in New Jersey

SUMMERTIME IN NEW JERSEY Submitted by Paula Unsal, Chair While the New Jersey legislative session continues during the summer, legislative activity has slowed and the combined Music Therapist Licensing bill A783/S1601 remains in the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee with no scheduled hearings as of this writing. The New Jersey State Task Force (NJSTF) is […]

August 1, 2017 | By More
Hey NY!!!!! Did you know?!?

Hey NY!!!!! Did you know?!?

HEY, NEW YORK!!! DID YOU KNOW??? In an effort to help keep NYS music therapists informed regarding the Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT) law and regulations, we are pleased to offer this little column of regulatory tidbits! This Issue’s Feature: CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS – CALCULATING AND RECALCULATING!!! In case you haven’t heard … effective January […]

July 13, 2017 | By More
Government Relations Report

Government Relations Report

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS Respectfully Submitted: Amy Rodgers Smith, MMT, MT-BC Neurologic Music Therapist NICU-MT margovernmentrelations@gmail.com NATIONAL UPDATES The American Music Therapy Association is monitoring changes to the American Health Care Act (AHCA). AMTA is encouraging members and others to exercise your rights and responsibilities as citizens and consider participation in the democratic process in the following […]

July 12, 2017 | By More
PASTF Presents: CMTE at Marywood Univeristy

PASTF Presents: CMTE at Marywood Univeristy

         

June 3, 2017 | By More
Hey, New York!! Let’s Talk About Continuing Ed!

Hey, New York!! Let’s Talk About Continuing Ed!

HEY, NEW YORK!!! DID YOU KNOW??? In an effort to help keep NYS music therapists informed regarding the Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT) law and regulations, we are pleased to offer this little column of regulatory tidbits!   This Issue’s Feature: CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS – CONTINUING! As most everyone knows, effective January 1, 2017, Section […]

April 29, 2017 | By More
Government Relations Report

Government Relations Report

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS REPORT Respectfully Submitted: Amy Rodgers Smith, MMT, MT-BC Neurologic Music Therapist NICU-MT margovernmentrelations@gmail.com NATIONAL UPDATES The American Music Therapy Association is monitoring changes to the American Health Care Act (AHCA). AMTA is encouraging members and others to exercise your rights and responsibilities as citizens and consider participation in the democratic process in the […]

April 26, 2017 | By More
Assembly of Delegates Nominees

Assembly of Delegates Nominees

Assembly of Delegates Nominees Elaine Abbott, Ph.D., MT-BC has over 20 years of clinical music therapy experience in skilled nursing facilities, inpatient behavioral health facilities and private music psychotherapy practice. She is associate professor and director of music therapy at Duquesne University were she has taught methods and practicum courses for nine years. Statement of […]

April 8, 2017 | By More
2017 Executive Board Nominees

2017 Executive Board Nominees

2017 Executive Board Nominees Below are the nominees for the Executive Board Elections for the two-year term beginning June 1st, 2017.

April 7, 2017 | By More
Call for Posters- PA Music Therapy Rally

Call for Posters- PA Music Therapy Rally

April 3, 2017 | By More
Join the PA Task force for a Music Therapy Rally!

Join the PA Task force for a Music Therapy Rally!

April 2, 2017 | By More