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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
HEY, NEW YORK! Help for the Helpers!

HEY, NEW YORK! Help for the Helpers!

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: HELP FOR THE HELPERS Self-care for therapists is an important pursuit. Our work is both […]

July 21, 2016 | By More
April 2016 Government Relations Newsletter

April 2016 Government Relations Newsletter

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS Maria Hricko Fay, LSW, LCAT, MT-BC Fellow of the Association for Music and Imagery margovernmentrelations@gmail.com CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS History was made at the Harrisburg State Capitol during the conference! The largest Music Therapy Hill Day in the country took place with well over 200 music therapists and music therapy students from across the region […]

April 29, 2016 | By More
A Dialogue on Current and Future Music Therapy Practice in NYS

A Dialogue on Current and Future Music Therapy Practice in NYS

March 12, 2016 | By More
Supervision the NYS Way or the Highway!

Supervision the NYS Way or the Highway!

  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: SUPERVISION THE NYS WAY, OR THE HIGHWAY   The path to licensure as a […]

January 23, 2016 | By More
I Got My Permit! Now What – Parallel Parking??!?

I Got My Permit! Now What – Parallel Parking??!?

The path to licensure as a creative arts therapist includes requirements in education, examination, and experience. Following completion of the education requirement, the supervised experience component mandates a minimum of 1,500 clock hours, with at least 1,000 of those hours being comprised of direct client contact. Direct client contact includes: assessment; treatment; consultation with client […]

August 4, 2015 | By More