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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
Harrisburg Draft Meeting Minutes

Harrisburg Draft Meeting Minutes

Click the link below to view to meeting minutes for the upcoming Business Meeting.   2016MARMembershipMeetingAgendaHarrisburg03.16

March 16, 2017 | By More
Maryland Bill Hearing!

Maryland Bill Hearing!

Bill Hearing! ANYONE AND EVERYONE IS INVITED TO ATTEND THIS HEARING! Support HB1458 – March 8, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. “HB 1458” will be heard in the Health and Government Operations Committee. Please come and support music therapy advocacy in Maryland. Look forward to seeing you there! Address: House Office Building: Room 241 6 Bladen […]

March 1, 2017 | By More
Maryland Hill Day!

Maryland Hill Day!

Hill Day in Maryland! 6 CMTEs, 0 CPEs for LCATs This FREE, 6 CMTE presentation hosted by Maryland Music Therapy State Task Force will discuss the advocacy work which has led to the bill HB1458- THE BOARD OF PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS AND THERAPISTS- MARYLAND MUSIC THERAPISTS ACT. Participants will learn the necessary skills to communicate effectively […]

February 25, 2017 | By More