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Conference Registration Now Open

Conference Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the 2020 MAR-AMTA Conference! Click here to register, but please read the below information first. This message also includes a link for hotel reservations as well as the CMTE conference Slate. Registration link: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Or here is the direct link https://midatlanticregion.regfox.com/2020-mid-atlantic-region-music-therapy-conference-cambridge-md 2020 MAR-AMTA Conference CMTE Slate MAR-AMTA 2020 […]

January 11, 2020 | By More
Job Posting: Music Therapist Opening at Buttonwood BHH

Job Posting: Music Therapist Opening at Buttonwood BHH

Buttonwood BHH, a geriatric psych hospital in Pemberton NJ, has an immediate, full-time job opening for a music therapist (a few years experience preferred). Includes benefits! Please send resume to Adjunctive Therapy Director, Heather Clark at hclark@buttonwoodbhh.com .

December 31, 2019 | By More
Attention NYS LCATs Seeking Continuing Education Opportunities

Attention NYS LCATs Seeking Continuing Education Opportunities

Have you heard about the new AMTA member benefit starting in January 2020? AMTA is launching the AMTA E-course Research Review Series for members only. Members will be able to access e-courses based on research from recently published journals, complete assignments, and earn CMTE credits. Read more about it here: https://www.musictherapy.org/careers/continuing_music_therapy_education/ These courses will qualify […]

December 26, 2019 | By More
Board of Health Professionals Issue Recommendation

Board of Health Professionals Issue Recommendation

The final report of our study through the Board of Health Professions has been officially approved and is now posted on their website. The Board recommended Licensure for Music Therapy in the state. This means we plan to have another bill in 2020, one that will be backed by the recommendation of the Board! Looking […]

November 22, 2019 | By More
Commission Connection — Two Questions

Commission Connection — Two Questions

Dear colleague, In 2018, the AMTA Board of Directors created the Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists. The Commission is charged to: ● identify inconsistencies within degree programs to support clinical practice in a changing world; ● identify inconsistencies among and between National Roster and University Affiliated Internship programs; […]

November 7, 2019 | By More
New York State Task Force Visits New Jersey

New York State Task Force Visits New Jersey

Donna Polen, Chair of the New York State Task Force (NYSTF) and members of NYSTF came to Montclair State University in September at the invitation of Brian Abrams, Associate Professor at the Cali School of Music. NYSTF presented a workshop regarding the License for Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT) which is important information for New Jersey […]

November 6, 2019 | By More
LCAT Private Practice Panel at Molloy College Conference in December

LCAT Private Practice Panel at Molloy College Conference in December

PLEASE POST ATTACHED IMAGE AND SHARE (OFTEN!) WITH YOUR NETWORKS. THANK YOU! LCAT Private Practice Panel CE (7 credits), Friday December 6th, 9am – 4pm Molloy College Larini Room. Register at www.molloy.edu/ce/musictherapy . Experienced private practitioners (LCATs) in Music, Art, and Dance/Movement Therapy share their tips of the trade in what it takes to start […]

October 16, 2019 | By More
Graduate Music Therapy Program Open House at Molloy College Coming Soon

Graduate Music Therapy Program Open House at Molloy College Coming Soon

Thursday October 24th at 6pm is our Graduate Music Therapy Program Open House. We’d love to have you join us. Registration and more information is here and more attached at www.molloy.edu/msmt – feel free to share with friends! All attendees will need to check in at Hagan Lobby. Refreshments will be available in Hagan Lobby. […]

October 16, 2019 | By More
Workshop in Dickerson, Maryland

Workshop in Dickerson, Maryland

Music Therapy of the Rockies has been holding music therapy retreats for veterans since 2017 and have served over 80 veterans. The retreats are held nationally and focus on Music and the PTSD Brain, a program conceived, designed, and implemented by Mack, a MT-BC. This offer includes 2 days of lecture and experiential work that […]

October 7, 2019 | By More
Two Upcoming Continuing Education Conferences, Molloy College

Two Upcoming Continuing Education Conferences, Molloy College

Two final CE Conferences for 2019 at Molloy College! SEPTEMBER 27th and DECEMBER 6th – REGISTER TODAY!! www.molloy.edu/ce/musictherapy And see what’s coming in 2020! Fulfilling the Promise of IDEA: Making Music Therapy Happen in Public Education (7 CMTEs/LCATs) Friday, September 27, 2019, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Public Square, Larini Room, Second Floor, Molloy College, […]

September 26, 2019 | By More